The Residency Lab Application Form

You can be in any phase of your project to apply, although works in progress are more competitive. There are no word limits or character counts, but please try to keep your answers efficient. Documentary filmmakers and narrative screenwriters and directors are all eligible.

- ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS MUST BE SUBMITTED VIA THIS APPLICATION FORM with full script, script-in-development, treatment or outline emailed and saved as one .pdf file to: [email protected] by - August 17, 2015. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

- Non-refundable Processing Fee, must be received by deadline August 17, 2015 or application will not be considered. Please click either option to submit payment.

Residency Lab Application Fee


Residency Lab Application Fee + NALIP Membership

- Any MEDIA (SAMPLE WORK, ROUGH CUTS, etc.) must be uploaded on a Vimeo or private YouTube account - Please include this media link in application form when prompted.

This is the actual application. Please have the following ready prior to beginning the application form so that you may complete form in a single pass. You will NOT be able to go back. 

-Contact info

-Type of project (Narrative, Documentary, Digital)

-Project synopsis.

-Project description/style/approach.

-Intended final product and distribution plans.

-What part of the project would you intend to do/work on while at the retreat?

-Project Status- what stage are you in?

- Your bio

-Work Samples, must be received by August 17, 2015:

Narrative screenwriters with full scripts need to supply WGA registration number and email full script to [email protected]

If your script is in development, a treatment and outline in pdf or word format must be emailed to [email protected].

If your film or series has been shot or is in progress, please be ready to supply digital video link for your work in progress. Sample script must be emailed to [email protected].

If you are working on a documentary, please be ready to supply digital video link and passcode for work in progress or trailer clips.

-Budget for project (not needed for scripts if not yet available.)

Questions? please email: [email protected]

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