DIRECTING FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
The Directing Fellowship Program is designed to take directors accomplished in their respective fields (features, commercials and/or music videos) and give them the opportunity to work alongside episodic television directors. The selected directors will foster relationships and fine tune their art to fit the television format. Nomination window to open on October 1st, 2014. Only the first 100 nominations will be accepted for consideration.
NBCUNIVERSAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
The Short Cuts Film Festival is an initiative to discover diverse voices both in front of and behind the camera. It provides creative individuals of diverse backgrounds an opportunity to get their materials in front of key decision makers from the entire NBCUniversal family, as well as agents, managers, producers, and other industry players. Submission period is now closed, but will open again in Spring 2015.
WRITERS ON THE VERGE
Writers on the Verge is a 12-week program focused on polishing writers and readying them for a staff writer position on a television series. We are looking for writers who are “almost there,” but need that final bit of preparation with their writing and personal presentation skills. We particularly encourage writers of diverse backgrounds to apply. The next submission window open on May 1, 2015.