Purposes for the second season of the worldwide mentorship scheme, Connecting Tales, run with the assist of the British Council and in collaboration with In-Docs. Aiming to assist underrepresented artistic voices, Connecting Tales is a year-long programme for documentary filmmakers growing their first or second function movie, from Africa, Asia and the Center East. It combines seminars exploring numerous elements of the business, together with the event and the manufacturing of function movies, particular person mentorship classes, and masterclasses with worldwide key gamers within the present documentary panorama. It additionally features a filmmaker’s grant of £1,000 for every chosen participant. Having delivered our Tales workshops for over 10 years, working with over 180 members, from 10 international locations, we now have developed Connecting Tales as a chance to assist Tales alumni and others to take their documentary apply to a brand new stage. Within the course of we’ll set up and host a peer community of members and our worldwide audio system and mentors, bringing documentary filmmakers from the world over, with various experiences, to share and be taught from one another.
- Aiming to assist underrepresented artistic voices, Connecting Tales is a year-long programme for documentary filmmakers growing their first or second function movie, from Africa, Asia and the Center East.
- As much as 12 members might be chosen to participate in numerous on-line actions (group seminars, particular person mentorship, business occasions) designed to assist them develop their data of the business, their confidence to navigate the worldwide scene, work with co-producers and put collectively the fitting materials to pitch their initiatives and apply for funding.
- Candidates are anticipated to be in growth, manufacturing or early post-production of their first or second feature-length documentary, to have already engaged with their characters and to have some early footage displaying their entry to the story. Connecting Tales goals to assist under-represented artistic voices.
DEADLINE: May 17, 2022
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