EDN Presentation in Dublin 2018
January 18, 2018. Creative Europe Media Desk Ireland, Dublin.
EDN Director Paul Pauwels will hold a presentation on the state of the documentary sector and the role of EDN as a membership association for documentary professionals. The session will also serve as an introduction to the EDN-led project entitled "Media and Society: European Documentary in a Changing Media Landscape". The presentation will take place at the Creative Europe Media Desk Ireland in Dublin.
With an introduction to the current documentary landscape and an overview of what EDN is doing, Paul Pauwels will provide the latest updates from the world of documentary and advice on how to navigate through a largely decentralized business sector in the best possible way. Additionally, Paul Pauwels will be available for individual meetings with participants in the afternoon.
Part of the session will also touch upon the EDN initiative "Media and Society", a project aiming to bring together policy and practice in today's audiovidual industry, thus affirming the independent documentary as a cornerstone of the European media environment. The initiative serves as a basis for developing steps towards a more sustainable future. The session is presented by EDN Director Paul Pauwels and provides a platform for filmmakers and industry professionals to voice their opinion and thus making it part of the upcoming debate with the powers-that-be.
Download the PDF "Media and Society" Project Presentation incl. Roadmap:
Media and Society: European documentary in a Changing Media Landscape (PDF, 700kb)
More information about dates, time and registrations for the event can be found here.