A good tradition of the DOCU/PRO industry platform is to present notable Ukrainian feature-length films at the stage of production/postproduction. Ukrainian Doc Preview, which has been organized by Docudays UA together with the Ukrainian Institute for two years now, will take place online this year on 29 March 2021.
Ukrainian Doc Preview is an opportunity to present to potential partners your future films which need support with promotion, distribution or search for additional funding.
Ukrainian Doc Preview-2021 Projects:
Workshops for participants is planned to be held on March 15–17:
Ukrainian Doc Preview participants will have three days before the launch of the projects’ presentation to prepare for the showcase. They can use some help from tutors and guest speakers during individual and group sessions.
Ukrainian Doc Preview–2021 Tutors and Guest Speakers:
Selin Murat and Brigid O’Shea will share some experience and teach how to successfully present your project to the international film industry. Joanna Solecka, Heidi Fleisher, and Qutaiba Barhamji are the guest speakers who will shed some light on the issue of developing an efficient marketing, fundraising, and promotional strategy as well as share some bits of advice on editing.
Date of opening the call for applications: 14 January 2021
Date of closing the call for applications: 22 February 2021
Announcing the results of selection: 1 March 2021
The Ukrainian Doc Preview presentation will take place online on 29 March 2021.
What kind of projects we are looking for?
- Ukrainian feature-length documentary film projects at the stage of production/postproduction in the genre of creative and auteur documentary,
- projects that have not been presented at the current stage of production at any other industry platforms in Ukraine,
- the participants are prepared to present at least 15 minutes of the upcoming film’s rough cut.
See more details about the terms of participation and the Ukrainian Doc Preview programme in the REGULATIONS.
Should you have any questions, please email Victoria Khomenko, the DOCU/PRO industry platform coordinator, at [email protected].