Session 1: How to Start a Co-production
November 8th (Tue.) 15:30
An expert imparts his knowledge in an easy-to-understand manner to producers aiming to make international co-productions of documentaries.
- Steven Seidenberg（LIC China）
Session 2: Case Study: “Colors of Asia 2016: Beyond the Waves -Bangladeshi Surf Girls-“
November 8th (Tue.) 17:00
How did the filmmakers make this international co-production about female surfers in Bangladesh?
- Makoto Sugano (TELECOM STAFF)
- Md. Arifur Rahman (Goopy Bagha Productions Limited)
Session 3: Festival as a Launch Pad for International Distribution
November 9th (Wed.) 15:30
The programming director of Hot Docs, North America’s largest documentary festival, talks about the international market of documentaries and how to take full advantage of the festival for international distribution.
- Shane Smith (Hot Docs)
Session 4: New Trends in the Documentary Industry
November 9th (Wed.) 17:00
Doc commissioners give talks about new trends in the documentary industry, focusing on their newly launched documentary streaming platform Yaddo.
- Nick Fraser (Yaddo)
- Mette Hoffmann Meyer (the Why Foundation)
Session 5: How to Continue Developing Your Projects
November 10th (Thurs.) 13:00
An experienced producer talks about how to continue developing a project after pitching sessions and one-on-one meetings.
- Antje Boehmert (DOCDAYS Productions)