Tournées Festival Program

Funding Agency:
French-American Cultural Exchange

Tournées Film Festival is a program of the FACE Foundation, in partnership with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, which aims to bring French cinema to American college and university campuses. Our objective in providing nearly $200,000 in Tournées Film Festival grants every year is to fund festival endeavors that can eventually become permanent and self-sustaining.

Founded in 1995, Tournées Film Festival has partnered with over 500 universities, reaching an audience of over 500,000 students and community members all across the United States.

Deadline:  May 15, 2016

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for a grant, you must be affiliated with an American college or university with nonprofit status. Candidates must plan to show the films as part of a festival consisting of a minimum of six films, and the screenings must take place within a six-week period. The films may be presented as part of a larger film festival. Candidates are eligible to receive the Tournées Film Festival grant for a maximum of five consecutive years, but they must reapply each year. After five consecutive years, there will be a hiatus of one year. 

Amount

$2,200

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty
Institutional

Category

Arts & Humanities

External Deadline

May 15, 2016