BDC Discoveries 2017 – Open call for projects!

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016



Over the last 7 years BDC Discoveries became the leading training programme on the Balkans!

Following the successful outcomes of the previous editions of BDC Discoveries, Balkan Documentary Center (BDC) is glad to announce the open call for projects for the upcoming 8th edition of the international project development training programme! We are proud to continue the wider focused BDC Discoveries and we are looking for documentary filmmakers, who either come from the Balkans or work on a Balkan-related topic and would like to collaborate with the region.

Click here (applicants with project) and here (applicants without project) to get the submission forms, as well as more detailed information on the program.

Deadline for submission: 6 March 2017.

BDC Discoveries 2017 is aimed at documentary projects in development with international potential and a cross-media angle. The format is 7 teams of producer+writer or director. As an exception, directors in search for producers could also be selected. As observers at the workshop, we will invite 3 representatives of civil society organizations, broadcasters and/or funds connected to the Balkan region.

BDC Discoveries 2017 takes place in 3 modules: Sofia (May 2017), Prizren (August 2017) and Belgrade (November 2017).

The workshop is fully conducted in English and proficiency in written and spoken English is obligatory.

BDC Discoveries is possible with the kind support of Creative Europe MEDIA Programme.

To keep you updated, we would like to invite you to our Facebook page and web data base of Balkan documentary sector.