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Want To Know How To Get Your Own Documentary Commissioned?

Don't miss your chance to watch an international documentary film pitch

By The Weekly | November 23, 2017

Do you ever watch documentaries in complete awe of how the filmmakers are able to create such incredibly powerful and fascinating stories? Ever wondered what it takes to get your own documentary commissioned for the International market? Keen on seeing first hand, how real life documentary filmmakers pitch their work and get their films made? Then this might interest you!

Observe 16 documentary filmmakers from Europe and Asia (six from Malaysia) pitch their projects to a panel of decision makers from all over the world at the Crossing Borders International Documentary Pitch Open Day happening this December 9 2017 at QLIQ Hotel!

In addition to the 14 projects listed, there will also be two selected guest pitches from Malaysia. Crossing Borders 2017 is in partnership with and supported by FINAS – The National Film Development Corporation Malaysia and MyDocs – The Malaysian Documentary Association together with the European Documentary Network Documentary Campus and Creative Europe Media. This pitching forum provides a rare and unique opportunity for aspiring documentary
filmmakers to witness, learn and experience what it takes to present and sell your story ideas at an international level. This is also perfect for those who are keen on gaining insight into broadcasters and their programming needs, as well as trends in the documentary market on a global level.

DETAILS OF THE OPEN DAY:

Day/Date: Saturday, December 9, 2017
Time: 9am – 3pm (Registration begins at 8.30am)
Venue: Level 2, QLIQ Hotel (2 Jalan PJU 8/8A, Damansara Perdana, 47820 Petaling Jaya, Selangor)
Admission: Free (Inclusive of tea break)
*Please note that space is limited, hence registration prior to event is strongly advised.

For full event details and to register your attendance, log on HERE .

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