Wavelength to Premiere Three Films at DOC NYC
Let Me Be Me will make its World Premiere at the festival while Krimes and Cusp make their NYC Premiere.
Applicants must be first-time female or non-binary filmmakers who identify as members of the BIPOC community. Five recipients will receive a $5,000 seed grant for the production of their short film as well as mentorship from the Wavelength team with development, production, and distribution strategies.
Maybe This Year is the story of the Philadelphia Eagles football team and their improbable and incredible 2017 Super Bowl-winning season – as seen from the perspective of some of their most die-hard fans. The film offers an intimate and nuanced view of the NFL’s most notorious fan base and casts a humanizing light on just what it means to be a “fan” of anything.
When indie comic character Pepe the Frog becomes an unwitting icon of hate, his creator, artist Matt Furie, fights to bring Pepe back from the darkness and navigate America’s cultural divide.
This documentary focuses on the gymnastics who survived USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar’s abuse and the reporters who exposed USAG’s toxic culture.