The Papaya Films Bursary in association with FirstGlance Film Festival LA aims to provide debut filmmakers from the US with a unique opportunity in 2018.
For over 10 years Papaya Films has been a film production company that has always understood the important role that we play in supporting, championing and nurturing new talent.

In 2018 we have partnered with FirstGlance Film Festival LA to create the inaugural Papaya Film Bursary. This bursary is designed to give you, the brightest and best up-and-coming US based filmmakers a chance to be awarded a $1000 bursary for your debut short.

CLOSED-WE HOPE TO SEE YOU IN 2019!

Eligibility for the Papaya Films Bursary:
1. OFFICIAL SELECTION to the FirstGlance Film Festival LA in 2018
2. Directorial debut.
3. US based filmmaker.