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MFDP Grant Workshop

  • Coral Gables Art Cinema 260 Aragon Avenue Coral Gables, FL, 33134 United States (map)

Have a great project in the works but you need the funding to get it to the next phase of production? Your project may be eligible for grants from all sorts of sponsors! Come out to our Grant Workshop and learn about the process of filling out applications from people who have not only won grants but have administered them as well. 

Our guests include:
Roxana Barba is the Projects Administrator for the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and overseer of the Community Grants program ( She is also the former Grants Manager for Broward County.

Carla Forte's cinematographic work includes the documentary The Holders Official Selection 32th Miami International Film Festival (2015); Short films Imaginarium and Reset, selected for Cannes Film Festival's Court Metrage - Short Film Corner in 2012 and 2013, respectively; as well as an Honorable Mention at both Los Angeles Movies Awards (2011) and Lucerne International Film Festival, Switzerland (2012).

Ronald Baez is the Artistic Director of the Miami Film Development Project ( as well as a local screenwriter and filmmaker. His credits include animated and live action short films, music videos, short documentary films, and feature length narrative films.