Firelight Media Documentary Lab is a program for video producers and filmmakers from racially and ethnically under-represented communities. The Lab offers funding, mentorship, networking and professional development for its fellows and is currently accepting submissions for new filmmakers and projects.
The Documentary Lab is a premiere mentoring program that seeks developing and diverse films and filmmakers and set them on a course to success.
The Lab has been around since 2008 and in the last 3 years alone has awarded over $260,000 in funding. The lab also gives filmmakers the opportunity to make connections in the Firelight community.
Firelight media focuses on films that delve into social issues, expose injustices, and tell under-told stories.
You can submit to the lab or get more information on their website.