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NewFilmmakers Los Angeles

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) is a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization designed to showcase innovative works by both domestic and international emerging filmmakers at annual screenings in LA County.


3 Submitted Ideas

  • CREATE ·2023 Grants Challenge

    CineSessions High School Media Mentorship Program

    NFMLA's CineSessions High School Student Media Mentorship Program invites LA County High School students to participate in an array of opportunities that are offered on a monthly basis throughout the year. These interactive programs explore various areas of entertainment, including but not limited to production opportunities and general careers in media. The program is focused on diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility and offers students access to career pathways and education while serving as a workforce development tool for residents.

  • CONNECT ·2019 Grants Challenge

    On Location: The Los Angeles Video Project

    NFMLA will host the 9th edition of the organization’s annual On Location: The Los Angeles Video Project at Sunset Las Palmas Studios on October 5th, 2019. The project invites local LA independent filmmakers from diverse communities to express their vision of LA by crafting a film under five-minute long based on the prompt “What’s your L.A.?” NFMLA then gives these artists the opportunity to showcase their films to hundreds of local residents at an event in the heart of Los Angeles.

  • CREATE ·2014 Grants Challenge

    NewFilmmakers LA

    NFMLA accomplishes these goals with 3 programs: The NFMLA Monthly Screening Series, Stage 5 Interviews & On Location: The LA Video Project.