Meet the Funder: Leah Giblin, Cinereach

Leah Giblin is the grants associate at Cinereach, a not-for-profit film foundation and production company. Cinereach provides funding and creative support to a number of films each year, championing vital stories that are artfully told. Giblin will provide a map to the international funding landscape, discussing Cinereach’s aims and requirements, and give insight on dealing with commercial pressures in the funding scene. Cinereach has supported close to 200 films globally, including Citizenfour, Point and Shoot, Cutie and the Boxer, It Felt Like Love, and Pariah. Giblin has previously worked with the Tribeca Film Institute and the Rockefeller Foundation’s Media Arts Fellowships.

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