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DOCalendar Deadlines in December 2015


Check out our monthly service covering upcoming deadlines of events in the documentary sector. This monthly overview is based on our DOCalendar, a freely available online tool containing a vast collection of information about key industry events.

Our monthly overview of deadlines
for events of the documentary industry

The documentary world offers a whole variety of different workshops, pitching sessions and other doc industry events but it's sometimes challenging to keep track of all the dates and submission deadlines. That's why we provide a regular overview of documentary events that have a deadline to meet in the coming weeks. Next month's DOCalendar entries include deadlines for Documentary Lab, the Creative Europe support schemes for TV Programming and festivals as well as Pitching du Réel. Stay updated with our overview of DOCalendar deadlines for December 2015!

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Creative Europe: TV Programming

Deadline: 3/12– 2015.

Support for Television Programming of Audiovisual European Works. Deadline for submission: 03/12/2015 and 26/05/2016.

See details on Creative Europe: TV Programming

Documentary Lab

Deadline: 7 /12– 2015.

Held in Los Angeles in April, the Film Independent Documentary Lab is an intensive five-week program designed to help filmmakers who are currently in post-production on their feature-length documentary films. Through a series of meetings and workshops, the Documentary Lab provides creative feedback and story notes to participating filmmakers, while helping them to strategize for the completion, distribution, and marketing of their films.

See details on Documentary Lab

Pitching du Reel 2016

Deadline: 15/12– 2015. Event: April 19-21, 2016

Since its creation, the purpose of Pitching du Réel is to help launch projects with artistic ambition and potential in the principal distribution markets. It is intended for young as well as experienced and acknowledged filmmakers. About 15 projects will be presented publicly then discussed in round-table sessions and in one-to-one meetings.

See details on Pitching du Reel 2016

Creative Europe: Film Festivals
Deadline: 17/12– 2015.
Support to Film Festivals. Deadline for submission: Deadline 1: 17 December 2015 For applicants with activities starting between: 1 May 2016 and 31 October 2016. Deadline 2: 28 April 2016 For applicants with activities starting between: 1 November 2016 and 30 April 2017.
See details on Creative Europe: Film Festivals

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