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SILENT HOUSE Receives Several Honors

One of Close Up’s 2019 / 2020 projects – SILENT HOUSE – has had quite an exciting few months! We are very happy to share below […]

North African Filmmakers: Apply Now for Hot Docs-Blue Ice Docs Fund

To our filmmakers from North Africa – you are welcome to apply to the Hot Docs-Blue Ice Docs Fund! Applications close DECEMBER 1. Established in 2011 […]

Filmmakers: Apply Now for Catapult Film Fund’s Development Grant

CLOSE UP encourages filmmakers from the Middle East and North Africa to apply now for Catapult Film Fund’s Development Grant! Submissions close NOVEMBER 30.   Catapult gives […]

Close Up 2021: A Year in Review

Our work is more important now than it ever has before, as art and culture continues to rise beyond national state identities and official political narratives. […]