Hi doc friends! The DOK Co-Pro Market call for projects is still open and you can submit your creative doc project until 1 August midnight 🌙 Enjoy the summer and stay healthy and well! ⛳️Countdown! Ten more days to submit your project for the DOK Co-Pro Market 2020! We are still looking for creative documentary projects in development or early stage of production and are selecting from all… More over the world. Together, lets push your projects! Deadline: 1 August ❗️ This years Co-Pro Market will take place online on 26 and 27 October. We cant wait to see what you have in store for us and the whole industry! 🤗 All info: www.dok-leipzig.de/en/co-pro-market
New Deadline 10. August
Happy birthday, Simone Baumann ;)
WE CELEBRATED 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CULT MOVIE “CLUELESS” WITH COSTUME DESIGNER MONA MAY. Here is the video with the Highlights of our Live Talk!#TheDarkCandy #FashionMeetsCinema #LiveTalks
Nordic countries have a lot of hidden resources, which we can use to strengthen the B2B Docs international cooperation. We mean not only co-production with experienced Nordic producers. How the documentary… More industry is organised, how the support of documentary films is arranged, how the filmmakers can influence the process of decision making in the documentary film industry - these are the key topics B2B Doc is going to work with from next year, bringing the experience from the Nordic countries to Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan. Nordic filmmakers can gain a lot, engaging themselves in what we do at B2B Doc. You want to know how exactly? If you are attending Iceland Documentary Film Festival this week, come and join our meeting with Icelandic documentary community. Thursday, July 16, at 12.30 in Akranes.
Do you have a short doc project (up to 30 minutes) in either production or post-production stage?Are you from any of post-Soviet countries, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, the Caribbean or Latin America?The… More Global Short Docs Forum 2020 will take place online in October-November 2020 and can connect you with digital media platforms.If your project is selected, you can get:Invaluable pitching training and mentoringWorkshops + masterclasses from industry expertsOne-to-one meetings with digital platformsConnect with doc filmmakers from all over the worldApply until August 12.
Happy birthday, Hjalmar Palmgren ;)
Online pitch: a mixture of a tinder date and crowdfunding campaign. Today 10 film projects that B2B Doc is preparing for online pitchings, got a unique opportunity to attend the webinar with Bonnie Williams.… More Bonnie is coaching in dialogue and performance speaking. She helps people to feel and act naturally in front of the cameras and audiences. In the film industry, Bonnie helps actors and pitching filmmakers. Virtual/online public speaking is one of hers specialities, which has become extremely vital these days.
Applications are now open for Berlinale Talents 2021! Among others, you can check Doc Station. Ten selected documentary filmmakers participating in Berlinale Talents are offered project development with regards to concept, story structure and creative issues. Apply by September 1, 2020, 12:00 noon (CEST).
This week the tutors of B2B DOC are finalizing the work on the pitching trailers. The last individual meetings online with directors and producers to go through the edited trailers. Soon the 12 projects will be ready to be pitched!
Are you an emerging documentary filmmaker or producer who has proven your talent on a national scale and would like to expand your career internationally? Then apply to IDFAcademy during IDFA 2020. The accreditation deadline is September 1.
Happy birthday, Giedrė Žickytė ;)
The 23rd edition of Jeden svět / One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival will take place in Prague during March 4-13, 2021. Submit your film until September 1. The deadline for films that are finished between September and November 2020 is November 1.