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DOCalendar Deadlines in September 2016


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.

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. This month's DOCalendar entries include deadlines for Asian Side of the Doc, Oscar: Documentary Feature, EAVE Producers Workshop, IDFA DocLab Academy, Archidoc and more. Stay updated with our overview of DOCalendar deadlines for September 2016!

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Archidoc 2016/2017
Deadline: 2/9 – 2016.
In three short residential sessions and one e-session, European directors develop their archive documentary project and start accessing the international market. Working language: English. Session 1: 17 – 22 October 2016, Lisbon, Portugal, during DocLisboa. Session 2: 23 – 28 January 2017, Paris, France. Session 3: 25 – 28 April 2017, Nyon, Switzerland, during Visions du Réel.
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IDFA DocLab Academy

Deadline: 12/9 – 2016. Event: November 17-21, 2016

DocLab Academy 2016 is an international program for new talent in the field of documentary storytelling and interactive media. The program takes place November 17-21 during the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam.

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EAVE Producers Workshop 2017

Deadline: 16/9 – 2016. Event: March 2-9, 2017

EAVE is aimed at producers, both fiction and documentary, who are already working in the film and television industries who wish to begin to operate on a European wide basis by increasing their knowledge of producing and co-producing in Europe and by building up a pan European professional network. We also welcome applications from associated branches of the industry – e.g. commissioning, funding, legal and finance, festivals & markets, media administration. Each year fifty participants are selected from most of the EU countries and beyond and take part in three one-week long workshops.

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Oscar: Documentary Feature

Deadline: 20/9 – 2016. Event: February 26, 2017

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences upcoming submission deadline for a Documentary Feature for 89th Academy Awards® consideration. Submissions for individual categories and the General Entry/Official Screen Credits (OSC) form are due by 5 p.m. PT.

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Asian Side of the Doc

Deadline: 22/9 – 2016. Event: October 31 – November 3, 2016

At Asian Side of the Doc European and Asian producers having projects with coproduction potential, will be able to meet during three days. Joining them will be about fifty distributors and decision makers from both continents.

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In our online DOCalendar you can search among 600+ events. Here you can see a list with all the events with a deadline in September

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