62. Internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm
DOK Leipzig 28 October – 3 November 2019
62nd International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
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When and where does the event take place?

DOK Short’n’Sweet takes place as part of the DOK Industry Programme during the festival week. More information will be published together with the call for submissions in August.


How can I participate to pitch a project?

The call for project submissions will open in August. 


Can I come as an observer and listen?

Yes, please do. DOK Short’n’Sweet is open to all holders of a festival accreditation


When selected, how much time do I have to pitch my project?

Each presentation consists of 3 minutes pitch and 4 minutes are reserved for questions from the jury. 


Is there a fee for participation?

Participation is free but open only to accredited festival guests. So regardless of whether you would like to observe the event or pitch a project, please make sure you have a festival accreditation.


Do I receive travel or accommodation support when I am selected to pitch my idea?

No, DOK Leipzig does not cover your travel or accommodation costs for your participation in DOK Short’n’Sweet.


DOK Industry Coordinator

Ulrike Schmidt [at]

+49 (0) 341 30864-1081