UK producers who are Digital Industry Passholders will have access to a day-long programme of virtual round-table meetings with international industry representatives on Wednesday 10 June. 

 

Broadcast Commissioning Editor Round-Table (1)

with Gaspard Lamuniere, Commissioning Editor for RTS (Switzerland) 

10 June, 10:00-10:45 (UK time, GMT+1)

 

Broadcast Commissioning Editor Round-Table (2)

with Barbara Biemann, Commissioning Editor / Head of Documentary Films, NDR/ ARD (Germany) 

10 June, 11:00-11:45 (UK time, GMT+1)

 

International Sales & Festival Strategy 

with Anja Dziersk, Festival Manager, Rise And Shine World Sales (Germany)

10 June, 13:00-13:45 (UK time, GMT+1)

 

Funding (Grants / Equity Funding) & Distribution

with Robin Smith, CEO Blue Ice Docs Inc. (Canada) 

10 June, 14:00-14:45 (UK time, GMT+1)

 

The US Market, Pitching & Presenting Documentary Ideas ‘On Paper’

with Milton Tabbot, Senior Director - Programming, Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) (USA) 

10 June, 15:30-16:15 (UK time, GMT+1)

 

Sessions will begin with some insights from the international industry representative, followed by Q&A, moderated by Rachel Wexler, producer and exec producer at multiple-award winning Bungalow Town Productions. Further industry talks & sessions open to Digital Industry Passholders from all territories will be announced on Monday 8-June. 

 

This programme is for UK-based producers who have the Doc/Fest Digital Industry Pass. Advance sign-up required. To take part, please register here by 18:00 (BST) Tuesday 9 June.

 

Sheffield Doc/Fest’s Marketplace & Talent Programme is supported by the British Film Institute International Fund, Arts Council England, the Department for International Trade & Getty Images.

 

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