New grant from Film LA offers permit fee waivers to Women In Film members.
The WIF/FilmLA Grant will waive the $625 permit fee for up to 10 locations and not to exceed 14 consecutive days for selected filmmakers. Upon selection, filmmakers will have up to one calendar year to film their project or risk losing the value of the permit waiver. There are 20 available grants each year – filmmakers can only receive one grant per 12 months, non-transferrable. Application deadlines are quarterly September 1, December 1, March 1 and June 1 and applicants will be notified on September 15, December 15, March 15 and June 15.