Announcing the Solutions Storytelling Project: Latin America filmmakers!

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Help us democratize the industry and give nonfiction video storytellers the tools they need to tell compelling stories that change the world. As a grassroots global collective, we invite you to get involved in a way that's meaningful and fulfilling to you. Join us!

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To further level the industry playing field, VC membership is open to media students as of November, 2022.

Students! We're so thrilled to welcome you to our global community, where you'll be able to connect with working nonfiction professionals in the industry through gatherings, mentorship, and personalized, grassroots efforts that help you along your storytelling journeys.

Read our FAQ for students. Talk to us about starting a chapter at your university. Join the network and reach out to filmmakers for a virtual coffee. Check out our Workshop Archive to learn about grant writing, run-and-gun doc shooting, the art of the interview, and more. Have a question? Ask!

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