BDC Discoveries 2018 call for proposals

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Over the last 8 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 9th 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.

Please, fill in our registration form:

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

Send all additonal documents to:

Deadline for submission: 5 March 2018.

BDC Discoveries 2018 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 2018 takes place in 3 modules: Sofia (May 2018), Prizren (August 2018) and Jihlava (October 2018).

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.

We are looking forward to receiving your applications!