March 1, 2023
Info Session: U.S. Features in Development Submissions
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Join us for a virtual info session about The Gotham's U.S. Features in Development submissions with programming staff!


The Gotham is now accepting U.S. Features in Development submissions for the 2023 Gotham Week Project Market! Join our Zach Mandinach, Director of Narrative Programming at The Gotham for a live, virtual information session to hear more about how to prepare your best submission and what to expect during Gotham Week. The early deadline to apply is March 22. 

The Gotham Week Project Market is the oldest and largest curated marketplace in the U.S. for fiction feature films. Taking place each September, the Project Market facilitates career-spanning relationships with distributors, financiers, production companies, festival programmers, sales and talent agents, collaborators, and more for all participating artists.

Recent notable alumni include Miss Juneteenth, I Was a Simple Man, Nanny, and many more. A few of the notable Project Market alumni currently on the festival circuit include 2023 Sundance premieres such as All Dirt Roads Taste of Salt, Fancy Dance, The Persian Version, and The Starling Girl.

Key Dates:

  • Info Session: March 1
  • Early Deadline: March 22
  • Final Deadline: April 5

Learn more about the U.S. Features in Development submissions.


Zach Mandinach
Zach Mandinach is the Director of Narrative Programming at The Gotham Film & Media Institute. In his role at The Gotham, Zach oversees the Fiction Feature Lab, meant for filmmakers in post on their first fiction features, and the U.S. Features slate of the The Gotham Week Project Market, the largest curated co-production market in the United States. In addition, Zach assists in supporting initiatives for independent producers through The Gotham’s International Fellowships at the Rotterdam Lab and Cannes Producers Network.

Date & Time

Wednesday, March 1, 2023
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST

RSVP DEADLINE: March 1, 2023 @ 4:45 PM


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