One World Media Global Short Documentary Filmmakers Forum 2021

Publish Date: Jul 11, 2021

Deadline: Jul 22, 2021

Connecting short documentary filmmakers with digital media platforms

The Global Short Docs Forum brings together 12 filmmakers selected from a global call, to attend an intensive online training programme and one-to-one pitch meetings. Over four weeks of masterclasses, workshops and mentoring we take your short doc from conception to commission.

What are the benefits?

  • Invaluable pitching training and mentoring
  • Workshops + masterclasses from industry experts
  • One-to-one meetings with digital platforms
  • Connect with doc filmmakers from all over the world

Who are we looking for?

  • Filmmakers of short documentaries with new and original narratives.
  • Open to applications from all over world, with documentary projects up to 30 mins.
  • Special interest in stories that have a social, political or cultural narrative, take a solutions journalism approach or give us a new perspective on the changes we want to see in the world.

How does it work?

  • The annual call for applications is open to all.
  • Selection is based on the filmmaker’s proven ability and the strength of the story, characters and footage provided.
  • 12 selected applicants participate in a 4 week intensive online training programme and one-to-one pitch meetings.
  • Applications to GSDF are free.

Global Short Docs Forum 2020

For the third edition of the Global Short Docs Forum, 12 short doc filmmakers, 8 digital platforms and a whole host of industry experts gathered for an intensive 4-week series of online workshops and mentoring, followed by one-to-one pitch sessions.

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