We work as your project manager, helping with:

Project Invoices  

Budget Oversight  

Managing Contributions

Grant Applications  

Technical Support

Fundraising and Distribution Tools

We offer creative and technical support throughout the entire production and post-production process. In short, as experienced producers, we partner with you to make sure things don't fall through the cracks.


How do you apply for sponsorship/collaboration? Send us the following:

1. A two-page project description.

2. Project Budget.

3. Producer and primary production personnel resume (if applicable).

4. A sample of your previously completed work, preferably documentary.

5. If possible, a sample edited excerpt of the project that is being proposed in the application.


Materials can either be sent via email (to Mira Simon at mira@documentaries.org) or via postal mail to the below address:

Center for Independent Documentary

1300 Soldiers Field Road, Suite #4

Boston, MA 02135


We accept proposals at any time; however, the application process is competitive.

Please expect to hear back from us within 2-3 weeks of submitting.

The Center for Independent Documentary, Inc. is an “at-will” and equal opportunity employer and collaborator. We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, people of color, and bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, marital status or medical condition including acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and AIDS-related conditions. Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified disabled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of special needs at the time of application.