Chicken & Egg Pictures’ 2021 (Egg)celerator Lab Pitch

  • Mon 7 June 16:00
  • Online
  • 2h 00min
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The (Egg)celerator Lab is a Chicken & Egg Pictures program focused on identifying and supporting nonfiction directors working on their first or second feature-length documentary. This program brings together ten projects, with a special focus on self-identifying women and gender nonconforming directors. The 2021 (Egg)celerator Lab participants will pitch their projects to a panel of international decision makers and industry representatives taking part in DocFest’s online marketplace.

Moderated by award-winning filmmaker Judith Helfand, Chicken & Egg Pictures’ Co-Founder and Senior Creative Consultant.

The 2021 (Egg)celerator Lab filmmakers are:
Acts of Reparation by Selina Lewis Davidson and Macky Alston (US)
Against the Tide by Sarvnik Kaur (INDIA)
Is There Anybody Out There? by Ella Glendining (UK)
Mija by Isabel Castro (MEXICO/US)
Q by Jude Chehab (US/LEBANON)
Seeds by Brittany Shyne (US)
Testament by Zippy Kimundu and Meena Nanji (KENYA/INDIA)
The In Between by Robie Flores (US/MEXICO)
The Last Nomads by Biljana Tutorov and Petar Glomazić (SERBIA/SWEDEN/MONTENEGRO)
The Tuba Thieves by Alison O’Daniel (US)

Supported by Chicken & Egg Pictures.

A recording of this talk is available to Online Industry Pass holders on our Doc/Player platform. All talks are captioned, provided by AI Media.

If you are interested in meeting any of the 2021 (Egg)celerator Lab participants please email Tereza Simikova -

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