IFP Minnesota and Knight Foundation announce winner of new $10,000 Screenwriting Residency

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March 28, 2016, St. Paul — IFP Minnesota, a St. Paul-based media arts center, has announced the winner of the IFP MN Screenwriting Residency, a new competition for Minnesota screenwriters. Andy Froemke, of Lindstrom, MN, has won the $10,000 residency out of a field of 99 applicants. His screenplay, THE LOWRIE GANG, tells the incredible… Read more »

MNTV 2016 Programs

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Seventeen recent short works by Minnesota filmmakers have been chosen for a new season of MNTV. An important showcase that has been funded by the Jerome Foundation for more than two decades, MNTV has evolved into an annual three-part series produced in collaboration with Independent Filmmaker Project Minnesota (IFP MN), Twin Cities PBS and Walker… Read more »

Film Independent Spirit Awards Screenings

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IFP Minnesota and the Walker Art Center, in coordination with Film Independent are once again presenting free, members-only screenings of selected Film Independent Spirit Awards-nominated films. In advance of the awards ceremony in Los Angeles, members of the Walker and IFP Minnesota have a chance to see all of the nominated films in four categories:… Read more »

IFP MN Member Photo Show: Call for Submissions

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Calling all photographers! The next exhibition in the Marsden/Gustafson Gallery will be a show of works by IFP Minnesota members—you! If you have a framed photo you would like to have considered for inclusion in this exhibition, please submit using this link by 5:00pm on January 8th, 2016. The IFP Minnesota Members Show will open… Read more »

NEA Awards More Than $27.6 Million Across Nation

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Includes $10,000 awarded to Independent Filmmaker Project Minnesota In its first 50 years, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) awarded more than $5 billion in grants to recipients in every state and U.S. jurisdiction, the only arts funder in the nation to do so. Today, the NEA announced awards totaling more than $27.6 million… Read more »