Next year the Tribeca Film Festival will debut the Affinity Award which will award any African American over 21 making moves as a filmmaker. The winner of this prestigious award will get $20,000 in cash and a whole year of professional development for their project from the Tribeca Film Institute.
Industry execs will be the ones to nominate someone who exhibit great creative potential, have a strong proposal, can benefit tremendously from the exposure and has a potential for international and U.S. distribution. Visit www.tribecafilminstitute.org for complete details. Winner will be announced in 2013 at the Tribeca Film Festival.
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