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Free watching of a special film programme, marking the 20 years of existence of Sarajevo Film Festival


August 6th, 2014

Are you a fan of short films? Do you want to be up to date with the latest documentary film achievements from South Eastern Europe? Do you like celebrations? If at least one of the answers is “yes”, check out the special film programme, marking the 20 years of existence of Sarajevo Film Festival! A [...]

More Docu RCB mentors announced!


August 1st, 2014

Dear friends,
Next to our two special narrative editors Anne Barliant and Ivo Trajkov, on whose work we have written previously, we are extremely happy to announce the rest of the exquisite mentors that will meet our Docu RCB participants this year!
As you may remember, the first mentor to confirm his participation was EDN Director and [...]

Docu RCB 2014 selected projects announced!


July 31st, 2014

After long hours of previewing the submitted projects, selection committee of Docu RCB is pleased to announce the five selected projects for this year’s edition. It wasn’t an easy decision, as there was a number of high-quality films and the competition was very tough!
To your attention, Docu RCB 2014 finalists:
SOME DAY
Director: Monica Lazurean-Gorgan
Producer: Monica Lazurean-Gorgan
Production [...]

Exciting news on Docu RCB! New formula = 5+2 mentors


July 28th, 2014

Docu Rough Cut Boutique introduces this year an improved new approach. Chosen participants will have the special privilege to work with film/story editors, film professionals who have rich experience in various projects that won a number of awards as well as gained tremendous attention on side of the audience. They will have long and elaborate [...]

Docu Rough Cut Boutique is proudly presenting a new partner and a new award!


July 8th, 2014

Docu Rough Cut Boutique is extremely honored to announce a collaboration with IDFA, the largest documentary film festival in Europe, that takes place every November in Amsterdam.
In collaboration with the Work in Progress LAB, IDFA’s two esteemed markets Docs for Sale and the Forum will give out the new IDFA Award to the most promising [...]

Martichka Bozhilova is jury member at Sunny Side of the Doc 2014


June 11th, 2014

Glad to share the news that BDC Director and Head of Studies Martichka Bozhilova has been invited as member of the International Jury of Sunny Side of the Doc 2014 pitching sessions.
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Call for Projects: EP2C Post-Production Workshop


June 11th, 2014

Are you a producer or a post-production supervisor looking for a smoother post-production for your feature films (fiction or documentary)?
Apply till 21. June to EP2C!
EP2C is a project based workshop, mainly designed for producers and dedicated to post-production management. The workshop is also open to post-production supervisors.
During one week, technical, financial and artistic post-production challenges [...]

Warning: Drastic reduction of state subsidies for international documentary co-productions in Bulgaria


June 9th, 2014

Last month the Executive Agency Bulgarian National Film Center published a mandate order, determined by the National Cinema Board and signed by the currently acting Executive director, stating that the maximum amount provisioned for Bulgarian documentary producers participating in [...]

EDN Financing Guide


May 14th, 2014

The EDN Financing Guide is an essential tool for documentary filmmakers, producers, distributors and program sellers working on the international market. When you join EDN you will get a printed copy of the guide and access to this online searchable edition.
The EDN Financing Guide provides detailed information about:
-  500+ documentary strands
-  450+ comm. editors & [...]

Apply Now to Docu Rough Cut Boutique – Deadline: 30th June 2014


May 14th, 2014

4th Docu Rough Cut Boutique @ Sarajevo Film Festival 2014
in collaboration with Balkan Documentary Center
18-22 August 2014
Deadline to apply is 30th June 2014
The idea behind the Sarajevo Film Festival/Balkan Documentary Center’s Docu Rough Cut Boutique is to offer 5 chosen projects from the region tailor-made coaching, expert advice and access to decision-makers who can have [...]