Emerging Producers, 5th Edition

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EMERGING PRODUCERS, 5th Edition
October 26 –30, 2016 / 20th Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival / Czech Republic

Promotional and networking project presenting new generation of talented European documentary film producers.

The aim of the project is to introduce an up-and-coming generation of talented European producers to professionals from various fields of the film industry. The project creates a new platform for meetings of film professionals with an emphasis on documentary cinematography. By providing a diverse and creative environment for Emerging Producers as well as an orientation of the film market we hope to increase the potential for the future European co-productions.

The project is organised and curated by Jihlava IDFF. The selection of producers will be announced during the summer 2016.

SELECTION CRITERIA
– Producer with a several years’ experience on the local market (i.e. not a student or recent graduate) with a capacity for professional growth and with ambitions to be active on the European market
– At least one realized film (fiction or documentary, mid-length or feature) which has entered theatrical distribution, has been screened at a festival etc.
– Previous training experience is considered an advantage

Eligible countries: EU Member states (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the UK), Switzerland, Island, Liechtenstein, Norway, Turkey, countries of Western Balkans (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia) and Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine) and Russia.

Guest Country of Emerging Producers 2017: Mexico

More information at: www.emergingproducers.com

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 31, 2016
Contact: Jarmila Outratová / Head of Industry Office / jarmila@dokument-festival.cz