Within the framework of the 34th Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier, CINEMED, in partnership with EURODOC, is holding a two-day professional forum and a conference on “Producing in the Mediterranean Region” with representatives from film funds and broadcasters actively engaged in the field of creative documentaries and fiction. This professional forum has been designed for producers and directors from the Maghreb and Middle East as well as French professionals and will include a presentation of the production partners in the Mediterranean region (broadcasters and funding institutions), panel discussions between producers and representatives from funding institutions, case studies, and a conference*.
Eligibily Criteria :
The project is eligible if: :
- submitted by a French producer and production company, with a director from an arabic country (possibility to be resident in France) or with a project with a Mediterranean concern.
- submitted by a producer and a production company from an Arabic country.
Application requirements :
To apply, please address the following documents for August 27,2012:
- 1 file as a PDF document (max 3 Mo), with the signed application form, to be sent via e-mail at: eurodoc.LR@gmail.com
- the project presentation must include: short synopsis, note of intent, treatment, CV of the filmmaker and the producer, company profile, bugdet.
- all documents must be in English or in French
An acknowledgment will be sent by mail within 8 days after the filing date of the project.
Your application will only be considered if all requirements are met within the deadline.
A reply will be sent to the producer before Friday, September 14.
For more information regarding this call for application: eurodoc.LR@gmail.com
To download the application form: Download the application form
Seminar and meetings organised by CINEMED in partnership with EURODOC within the framework of the 34th International Festival of Mediterranean Film of Montpellier.
EUROMED Audiovisuel and DOCmedIn partnership with
Presentation of the EUROMED Audiovisual programme, the DOCmed training programme, and the 10 documentary projects of the DOCmed participants 2012.
Monday 29 at 6:30 PM - Espace Joffre 1 - Le Corum
In partnership with
Coproduction breakfasts reserved to the DOCmed participants and to the producers from the Languedoc-Roussillon Region. (For registration: please contact Sandrine Courouble - Languedoc-Roussillon Cinéma : email@example.com.).
Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 from 9:00 to 10:15 AM – Brasserie du Corum
PRESENTATION OF TELEVISION EDITORIAL LINES AND MEDITERRANEAN FUNDS
Moderators: Serge Lalou, producer, Les Films d’Ici and Jacques Bidou, producer, JBA Production Experts invited: Reda Benjelloum (2M Maroc), Mohammed Belhaj (Al Jazeera, Qatar), Paul Miller, Doha Film Institute, Aide aux Cinémas du Monde (Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, CNC, France), RAI (Italy), France Télévisions, ARTE (France), TV3 (Spain), LCP Assemblée Nationale (France), RTBF (Belgium), France 3 Régions.
Tuesday 30 from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM – Espace Joffre 1 - Le Corum*
COPRODUCTION ROUND TABLES
Moderators: Serge Lalou, producer, Les Films d’Ici and Jacques Bidou, producer, JBA Production Presentation of the 12 selected projects to the commissioning editors invited.
Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 from 2:30 to 6:00 PM – Salle Barthès – Le Corum
(Reserved to the producers of the selected projects)
THE CONFERENCE: PRODUCING IN THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION
Moderator : Serge Lalou, producer, Les Films d’Ici and Jacques Mandelbaum (to be confirmed), journalist and cinema critic for the French newspaper Le Monde
The Mediterranean region has recently experienced major changes which have opened up new prospects for audio-visual and film production in the Arab world. What are the tools that need to be invented, promoted, made collectively available, and used more effectively by producers, filmmakers and distributors? How can bridges be built between the different shores of the Mediterranean to enable the films produced to exist and circulate?
Experts invited: Reda Benjelloum (2M, Morocco), Mohammed Belhaj (Al Jazeera, Qatar), Michel Reilhac (ARTE France), Dora Bouchoucha (Aide aux Cinémas du Monde),Paul Miller, Doha Film Institute, filmmakers, producers and commissioning editors.
Wednesday 31 from 10:30 to 1:00 PM– Espace Joffre 1 - Le Corum*
COPRODUCTION: SCREENINGS AND CASE STUDIES
After the film screening, case study of the production and financing process with the filmmaker and the producer (at 10:00 PM).
Tuesday 30 at 8:00 PM – Espace Joffre 1 – Le Corum
Length feature film screening:
Wednesday 31 at 8:00 PM – Espace Joffre 1 – Le Corum
EURODOC Coordination : Anne-Marie Luccioni, Marie-Sophie Decout, Maïna Waezi
Tutoring : Jacques Bidou, producteur, JBA Production, Serge Lalou, producteur, Les Films d’Ici
*Free access to registred professionals: www.cinemed.tm.fr (professionals)
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