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PARTICIPANTS OF THE TRAINING AND PITCHING FLAHERTIANA FORUM 2018

Flahertiana Forum is the International Training and Pitching for documentary film projects from Russia and Eastern Partnership. The main objective of the Forum is to present documentary films at an early stage of development to potential producers. The training for students and beginning filmmakers is held before the pitching.

Participants without projects are invited to participate in all public events of Flahertiana Forum.

September 15

09:30 – 14:00

Training pitch

15:00 – 15:40

Presentation of the Non-Commercial Fund for Support of Cinematography “Primer Intonatsii” (Aleksandr Sokurov’s Fund).

Vsevolod Voronov, editor of the Debut Film Department, will talk about what kind of projects the Fund producers are interested in and in what way the Fund supports filmmakers.

In Russian only, no translation into English

16:00 – 17:30

FLAHERTIANA WORKSHOP: “DIY Impact Distribution.” Workshop of Michael Collins

In English with Russian translation

September 16

Training: workshops of the Forum tutors and experts

09:30 – 11:30

“Co-Production Essentials: a quick guide to all do's & don'ts of a successful co-production.”

A practical guide to all steps of documentary movie making, from conceiving /developing to screening. Presented by German director, producer and media expert George Kalomenopoulos.

In English with translation into Russian

12:00 – 13:30

“Co-Production with Germany – myth and reality. Overview on TV Slots for documentaries in Germany.”

Producer and teacher Joerg Langer will tell of what you should and should not expect when working with German producing and TV companies.

In Russian with translation into English

13:30 – 14:45

“Can World Sales Do Something for You & Your Film Taking Into Account That No One Might Need Your Film?”

A challenging workshop of Anton Mazurov, art-film curator, film historian, film critic, film distributor, founder and president of ANTIPODE Sales & Distribution company.

In Russian with translation into English

September 17

Training: workshops of the Forum tutors and experts

10:00 – 11:00

“Сo-Producing with France.”

Frederic Violeau, producer, film director, coordinator of training programs at Docmond (Eurasiadoc) and Lumiere du Monde, will tell about opportunities and aspects of co-production with French film companies.

In English with translation into Russian

11:00 – 12:00

“How to Co-Produce with Austria.”

An overview of all the possibilities of co-production with Austrian film companies made by Knuth Ogris, the producer with over 40 years of experience in film industry.

In English with translation into Russian

12:00 – 12:45

Co-Production Case Study.

13:00 - 14:00

Co-Production Case Study.

15:00 - 16:30

FLAHERTIANA WORKSHOP: “Practices of Documentary Film Promotion: Film Festivals.” Workshop of Festagent.

In Russian only, no translation into English

September 18

09:00 – 09:40

Introducing the Fair Co-Production Charta

Frederic Violeau, producer, film director, coordinator of training programs at Docmond (Eurasiadoc) and Lumiere du Monde, will talk about principles of fair co-production.

In English with translation into Russian

09:40 – 10:10

“How to Co-Produce with Russia and Countries of the Eastern Partnership.”

10:10 – 14:30

Pitching

16:00 – 17:30

FLAHERTIANA WORKSHOP: “Where Does the Film Start?”. Workshop of Oksana Maksimchuk

September 19

09:30 – 15:00

Pitching

September 20

10:00 – 12:30

Pitching

Flahertiana Forum is held on the initiative of Perm Filmmakers Union, IDFF Flahertiana, German Association of Documentary filmmakers AG DOK and German Documentaries, and is supported by the Fund of Grants of the President of the Russian Federation and the Federal Foreign Office of Germany.

The Flahertiana Forum coordinator – Claudia Chupina (flahertiana.forum@gmail.com, +79058625200)