Artist Residency

Jacob Burns Film Center provides four–six week creative residencies for filmmakers actively working on a film project. The residence is open to both narrative and documentary filmmakers, primarily working on feature film projects in the writing or post-production phases.

Artists in residence receive:

  • Housing in a private, three-bedroom house on the JBFC campus
  • Private editing suite with tailored tech support from JBFC staff
  • Weekly stipend for 1-2 members of filmmaking team
  • Access to specialized production spaces at the Media Arts Lab
  • Travel and logistics support from program staff



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Alumni Testimonials

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Residencies are offered by invitation only.

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