The upcoming 22nd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival launches the Thessaloniki Pitching Forum 2020 (March 6-11, 2020). A new co-production and co-financing platform for creative documentaries, TV documentaries and New Media documentaries (VR, AR etc.) intended for theatrical distribution, TV broadcasting and exhibition in general will kick off in the framework of TDF.
The participants will have the opportunity to discuss their project and get feedback on their content during the two-day workshop/pitch preparation by experienced international tutors, have a public one-day pitching session to international documentary players and have meetings with industry professionals suited to their project. The projects will be presented to an International panel of industry professionals.
Please note that there is no participation or submission fee. The festival will reimburse up to 200 euros to each selected project for accommodation or travel expenses to Thessaloniki (receipts will be required).
Submission deadline: January 20, 2020.
Please follow this link to find more info as well as the online application form.
Thessaloniki Pitching Forum awards include:
- Doc on Air Award of 2.000 euro granted by the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation.
- MFI Script2Film Workshop Scholarship for the Doc Lab.
More awards TBA
For any further info about this year's Docs in Progress section and the Agora Doc Market, please follow this link.