21st Century Fox Aids Women Directors

20th Century Fox announced this week the launch of its Global Directors Initiative for women. Read more: http://variety.com/2014/film/news/21st-century-fox-launches-mentoring-program-for-female-directors-1201256061/

Indiewire Salutes Adrienne’s 48th

Thank you Indiewire for your touching tribute today on what would have been Adrienne’s 48th birthday… http://blogs.indiewire.com/bent/happy-birthday-adrienne-shelly-20140624  

Lisa Robertson on the “Fast Track!”

http://www.filmindependent.org/press/press-releases/film-independent-selects-10-projects-and-21-filmmakers-for-fast-track-2014/ Congratulations to ASF grant recipient Lisa Robertson for being selected, with her film COMMERCE, into the Los Angeles Film Festival/Spirit Awards/Film Independent 12th annual Fast Track program!  

ASF Awards 51st and 52nd Grants!

Filmmakers Cusi Cram and Charlotte Glynn have won our 51st and 52nd grants respectively. Cusi has won the 2014 ASF/American Film Institute Production Grant for her film “Wild and Precious.” Charlotte is this year’s recipient of the ASF/Columbia University Best Female Director Award for her film “The Immaculate Reception.”  Congratulations!

New ASF Website Launching Soon!

Excited to announce the imminent launch of the new Adrienne Shelly Foundation website. Will include new grant recipient profiles and other related content. More to follow….