EDN Co-Production Consultations at Marché du Film 2016
May 11-20, 2016. Cannes, France
This year, EDN - will again be part of the Doc Corner at Marché du Film in Cannes. EDN will be available onsite with two specialists to provide consultations on documentary co-production opportunities. The Doc Corner will take place from 11-20 May 2016 at the Riviera, Marché du Film — Festival de Cannes.
Marché du Film is the film market of the Cannes Film Festival that annually attracts 11,000 participants who use this environment to debut and discover almost 4,000 films and projects in 34 screening rooms. EDN will be present at the Doc Corner of the market to provide consultations on documentary co-production opportunities.As a novelty of this year's fifth edition, the Doc Corner will feature an integrated 21-seat Market screening room that is entirely dedicated to documentary films, for sales agents or producers to present their films right on the spot.
Among the services of the Doc Corner are:
• A space dedicated to documentary cinema that will facilitate networking between documentary filmmakers and professionals in Cannes
• A possibility for festival programmers, sales agents and buyers specialized in documentary, to reserve a work space including different facilities
• Access to the digital video library, which includes more than 250 recent documentary films
Check here for more information about the Doc Corner at the website of Marché du Film / Cannes.
Individual meetings will have a maximum duration of 15 minutes and can be booked onsite, one day prior to the meeting — the service is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
EDN will be present at the market and the Doc Corner. Consultations about international co-production and financing opportunities are available within the framework of the Doc Corner sessions and also alongside the market activities.
Present from EDN will be:
• EDN Network and Partnerships Manager Cecilie Bolvinkel (May 14 - 17)
• EDN Film & Media Consultant Ove Rishøj Jensen (May 16 - 18)
An overview of all meeting sessions at the Doc Corner is available here.
Please note that during the Cannes Film Festival and Marche du Film we will also be organizing an EDN Networking Dinner. Feel free to sign-up and we very much look forward to seeing you in Cannes.