Blog The Jacob Burns Film Center is the Recipient of a 2020 Grant from The Academy

Posted May 13, 2020

Los Angeles, CA – The Academy Foundation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today the 96 recipients of its 2020 FilmCraft and FilmWatch grants, including recipients of the emergency grant funds announced last month is response to the COVID-19 pandemic. All of the grants, which total a combined 2.5 million in funds, are awarded based on current need to organizations that support filmmakers and reach audiences from underserved communities.

“The Academy’s Grants committee is honored to continue to provided much-needed support to these 96 worthy organizations–their impact on the world of film is truly immeasurable,” said Marcus Hu, chair of the Grants committee.

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