Through workshops, panels and individual consultation, DER strengthens filmmaker skills in areas such as funding, grant-writing production, distribution, and outreach, as well as preservation.
As a non-profit, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, Documentary Educational Resources has been offering fiscal sponsorship to film and educational media projects related to our mission since 1971.
DER specializes in educational, direct-to-consumer and international broadcast markets, not theatrical distribution. We provide to a diverse, world-wide network of customers and filmmakers.
Collections Management and PRESERVATION
Through the Collections Management and Preservation Program we work to ensure long-term access to films in our collection.