The making of God Loves Uganda was made possible by the generous support of the following organisations:
The Independent Television Service (ITVS) funds, presents, and promotes award-winning documentaries and dramas on public television and cable, innovative new media projects on the Web, and the Emmy Award-winning weekly series Independent Lens. ITVS receives core funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
Open Society Foundations
Open Society Foundations is a grantmaking operation started by George Soros, aimed to shape public policy to promote democratic governance, human rights, and economic, legal, and social reform. The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and open to the participation of all people.
Cinereach is a nonprofit film funding organization in New York, NY, founded in 2006, which provides grants, awards, an annual fellowship, and in-house film production, to films from underrepresented perspectives. The organization also has partnerships with other film development organizations, such as the Sundance Institute.
The Bertha Foundation empowers people and organizations dedicated to creating sustainable development by providing resources for effective implementation. The Bertha Foundation is strong supporter of social impact media, and documentaries are central to this vision.
The Ford Foundation is a private foundation based in New York City and created in 1936 by Edsel Ford and Henry Ford. The foundation now plays no role in the automobile company. The foundation supports projects that focus on reducing poverty and injustice; promoting democratic values; and advancing human knowledge, creativity and achievement.
Sundance Documentary Film Program
The Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program and Fund (DFP) is a resource for independent documentary filmmakers worldwide working on cinematic documentaries focused on human rights and contemporary-issue themes. Year-round support spans funding, creative support, and audience engagement support for individual films, as well as field-wide support in targeted regions globally.
Gucci/Tribeca Film Institute
The Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund provides finishing funds to feature-length documentaries which highlight and humanize issues of social importance from around the world. Funded films are driven by thoughtful and in-depth storytelling, bolstered by a compelling visual approach.
Tribeca All Access
Tribeca All Access supports working filmmakers who come from communities statistically underrepresented in the film industry by providing grants, year-round resources and greater access to industry contacts.
The Fledgling Fund
The Fledgling Fund is a private foundation which provides grants at a critical stage of a media project where timely funding can amplify its social impact. The primary focus of The Fledgling Fund’s creative media grantmaking is outreach and audience engagement.