Courtney Smith was awarded the 2020 Alfred P. Sloan Episodic Fellowship for her debut episodic series, HIGHER, about the engineers who designed the Empire State Building. The fellowship was created to support emerging artists who are telling compelling stories about science and technology.
Here, Smith explains how the Sloan Award helped her bring her vision to life.
Applications for the 2022 Alfred P. Sloan Fellowships and Commissioning Grant are expected to open in spring 2021. Stay tuned at https://www.sundance.org/initiatives/science-in-film