Sandbox Films is a mission-driven documentary studio that champions excellence in science storytelling. We support and collaborate with production partners and visionary filmmakers to tell new stories about science. Learn more →

Our Films

Sandbox Films supports innovative documentary film projects through a mix of financial and creative support — from full co-productions to direct financing at various stages of development and production.

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Sundance Projects

In addition to our co-production and direct-financing initiatives, the Science Sandbox Nonfiction Project is a grant program administered by Sundance Institute, in partnership with Sandbox Films. The open-call fund focuses on emerging independent voices in science storytelling.

For more information, visit the Sundance/Science Sandbox partnership page.

The Team


Sandbox Films, LLC is a registered affiliate of the Simons Foundation.
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