stowe story labs

SAGindie has partner with Stowe Story Labs for their 2024 Season. Now in its eleventh year, Stowe Story Labs offers narrative labs, writers retreats, fellowships, and partial scholarships, including the SAGindie Fellowship, which goes to two emerging filmmakers of color.

The 2024 Stowe Story Labs Fellows have been announced.

Congratulations to the newest SAGindie Fellows: SUE-ELLEN CHITUNYA (Black Snake) and MORGAN WEBBER-OTTEY (A Broad.); plus Honorable Mention AISHA FORD (Little Rhonda)!

2024 Stowe Story Lab Programs:

  • June 7 – 10: Stowe Narrative Lab (Stowe, Vermont)
  • June 8 – 11: Stowe Producers’ Lab (Stowe, Vermont)
  • June 28 – July 2: Online Writers’ Retreat (Remote)
  • August 21 – 24: Sidewalk Narrative Lab (Birmingham, Alabama)
  • September 13 – 17: Stowe Writers’ Retreat (Stowe, Vermont)
  • October 14 – 18: Connemara Writers’ Retreat (Connemara, County Galway, Ireland)
  • November 15 – 19: California Writers’ Retreat, (Carmel Valley, California)

Previous Stowe Story Lab SAGindie Fellows:

  • 2023: Chaseedaw Giles (The Final Cut) and Benjamin Mulholland (The Lake Merritt Monster)
  • 2022: Nina Hodge (The Tale of Our Totally Not Magical Christmas Sweaters) and Ahmed Qaid (Couples)
  • 2021: Vinita Mehta & Richard Nguyen (American Psyche)
  • 2020: Vinny Lopez (The Great Leader)
  • 2019: Shilpa Sunthankar (Continental Divide)
  • 2018: Esra Saydam (The Mesopotamian)
  • 2017: Selena Mars (Julia Belgrove)

If you have any questions about the Stowe Story Labs, reach out at or visit their website at


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