Reinaldo M. Green Wins Highest Honors at Sundance!
Sundance wrapped up their film festival January 28 by announcing the winners for this year’s outstanding films. 2014 Princess Grace Award winner Reinaldo M. Green was awarded the most prestigious Special Jury Award for Outstanding First Feature Film…
January 31, 2018
BIG NEWS! 2017 Award Winner Reed Van Dyk Receives Oscar Nomination
Dekalb Elementary, a short film directed by Reed Van Dyk, has been nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for Best Live Action Short Film. Reed received the 2017 Princess Grace Award in filmmaking and applied for his grant with scenes…
January 24, 2018
2018 Grant Applications Now Available!
Click below to read the press release Princess Grace Foundation-USA Announces 2018 Applications For Princess Grace Awards
January 23, 2018
Andrew Okpeaha MacLean to become a part of the nominating and voting body of the Oscars
In December 2017, Andrew Okpeaha MacLean, an Iñupiaq filmmaker and a 2004 Princess Grace Award winner, was invited to serve on the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences committee. The Native Sundance Institute alumni will join this prestigious committee…
January 3, 2018
David Hallberg Publishes Personal Memoir
From dancer to published author, Princess Grace Award winner David Hallberg is both talented and resilient. He recently released his first book, a personal memoir called A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back, which outlines the struggles he has faced…
November 15, 2017
2017 Princess Grace Awards Gala
On October 25th, we celebrated the 2017 Princess Grace Awards Gala at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, hosted by Kristin Davis. Held in the presence of Their Serene Highnesses The Prince and The Princess of Monaco, the Gala recognized filmmaker James Cameron…
October 27, 2017
James Cameron to receive Prince Rainier III Award & Announcing Stephen Hillenburg Animation Award!
We are so thankful to Stephen Hillenburg who has endowed a special scholarship this year for talented artists working in animation. The Stephen Hillenburg Animation Scholarship will be awarded annually to emerging animators in the film category. You can find…
September 13, 2017
Donna Lynne Champlin Co-Stars in the CW’s New Sitcom “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend!”
The CW premiered its new TV series, “Ex-Girlfriend,” which co-stars 1992 Princess Grace Awards winner, Donna Lynne Champlin on October 12. The new musical comedyfollows the quirky life of Rebecca Bunch (Rachel Bloom) a successful young New York lawyer,…
October 13, 2015
Iva Radivojevic’s New Film Premieres at the 53rd New York Film Festival!
Congratulations to Princess GraceAwards winner, Iva Radivojevic, who premiered her new short film, Notes from the Borderon September 27, 2015 at The 53rd New York Film Festival. Iva revisits the deep concerns of her most recent feature length film, Evaporating…
October 1, 2015
BREAKING NEWS! Princess Grace Awards Winner Wins MacArthur Foundation Fellowship
On Tuesday, September 29, 2015, Princess Grace Awards winner, Michelle Dorrance received the prestigious MacArthur Foundation fellowship. The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation supports creative individuals and institutions committed to building…
September 29, 2015