Jenny Deller, Kristin Fairweather to receive coin
Film Independent has awarded Jenny Deller and Kristin Fairweather the Sloan Producers Grant for their feature project “Future Weather.”Deller and Fairweather will receive a $25,000 production grant, participate in Film Independent’s 2009 Producers Lab and receive other support from the org. Film Independent also announced producers and film projects selected for its Producers Lab, sponsored by Technicolor. Naomi Despres (“Winged Creatures”) is this year’s instructor. Besides “Future Weather,” the projects are “Mosquita y Mari,” Charlene Agabao; “Mullet,” Graciela Muraida-Del Toro; “The Spirit Catches You,” Lynne Littman; “The Unexpected,” Tom Putnam; “Tallulah,” David Newsom; “Jefferson Kings,” Chase B. Kenney; “El Flaco,” Jeff Seymann; and “Things We’ve Made,” An Tran.