Big Vision Empty Wallet

Opportunities for Screenwriters

“Big Vision Empty Wallet is an inclusion-focused incubator that develops and amplifies unique voices in film & TV.”


01. Who is the fund for?

According to their website:

"Narrative Feature Films ONLY. Films can be in any stage of production. Focus on bold stories, unique perspectives and interesting worlds. The team and project must meet [...] inclusion requirements".

02. What is the primary criteria for film selection?

According to their website:

"At least one key above the line team member (director, writer, producer) must be a woman, POC, LGBTQ, a military veteran and/or differently-abled.

The cast of the film needs to be representative of and match the expected demographics of the world in which it takes place.

When submitting, the creator will have to provide an inclusion statement that explains how they plan to hire crew beyond the key team to include members of underrepresented communities in a way that elevates their film."

03. What is the maximum that can be applied for?


04. How long does the application process take?

According to their website:

"Submissions will be accepted through April 25th. The in-person program will take place June 5-7, 2019 in New York City."

05. Conditions

Please refer to the Big Vision Empty Wallet link below.

Interview Video

Big Vision Empty Wallet