The Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC) announced today that JBFC fellows Leah Galant, 23, of Cortlandt Manor, NY and Emily Ann Hoffman, 23, of Bedford, NY have been awarded 2017 Sundance Ignite Fellowships. Sundance Institute grants fellowships to applicants ages 18–24 who demonstrate the unique talent and potential to achieve success in the film industry. [...]
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