DOX IN VITRO 2016: Call for Entry

20. July 2016

DOX IN VITRO – International Seminar & Workshop
16 & 17 September 2016, Kursalon, Piešťany/Slovakia


DOX IN VITRO (documentary projects in a test tube) is a two-day seminar and workshop focused on development of documentary projects organised with its main partner, European Documentary Network (EDN). It is designed for up and coming producers and documentary filmmakers from Slovakia and neighbouring countries. After the event, the EDN will provide the representatives of selected projects with further opportunities to present their projects at European fora of which the EDN is co-organizer.
SEMINAR (16 September 2016)
The seminar will focus on how to build documentary stories as well as on essential elements in constructing a documentary film. It will also present an approach of a renowned TV broadcaster towards coproductions with independent producers.

WORKSHOP (17 September 2016)
The workshop is your opportunity to develop your documentary project under guidance from leading international documentary experts. You will receive input and feedback on essential consideration for the further development including the narrative structures, visual style and potential financing opportunities. This is done by working in a small group under creative guidance from international professionals.
Selected applicants with projects will have an opportunity to consult the project with renowned international tutors:
Ove Rishøj Jensen, EDN, Denmark
Beate Thalberg, ORF/3sat, Austria
Brian Hill, director & producer, Century Films, United Kingdom


Deadline for applications:
15 August 2016 (with project – seminar and workshop)
8 September 2016 (without project – seminar only)

More information and application form dowlnload



Organizers: Cinematik Piešťany, European Documentary Network (EDN), Creative Europe Desk Desk Slovakia

With financial support from Slovak Audiovisual Fund