University of Northern Iowa

Bridging Cultures Through Film: International Topics

Agency: National Endowment for the Humanities

Next Deadline: June 11, 2014

Supports projects that examine international and transnational themes in the humanities through documentary films. Projects are meant to spark Americans’ engagement with the broader world by exploring one or more countries and cultures outside the U.S. Proposed documentaries must be analytical and deeply grounded in humanities scholarship. NEH encourages innovative nonfiction storytelling that presents multiple points of view in creative formats. The proposed film should range in length from thirty minutes to a feature-length documentary. See

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David Weinstein
Division of Public Programs
1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20506