Grants to Epidavros Project
2013 (Duration 1 year)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The Epidavros Project will produce The Big Battle, a documentary directed by Shari Robertson and Michael Camerini that follows current efforts in the U.S. Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform. This is a follow up to Camerini and Robertson's How Democracy Works Now, a 12-part documentary series that followed previous attempts to pass immigration reform from 2001 - 2007. The Big Battle, which is slated for FRONTLINE broadcast in 2014, will follow elected officials, Congressional staffers, advocates and experts on all sides of the debate. A MacArthur grant will be used for production expenses, including producer/director salaries, photography costs, and editing.
2003 (Inactive Grant)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of "How Democracy Works Now", a television documentary series on the shaping of immigration policy.
The MacArthur Foundation awarded Epidavros Project $300,000 between 2003 and 2014.