DOK Leipzig 29. Oktober – 4. November 2018
61. Internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm
DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
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DocWok calling filmmakers in South Asia

DocWok calling filmmakers in South Asia Initiative to mentor documentary production in South Asia is calling for submissions until 28 February 2014DocWok Workshop at DOK Leipzig festival in 2013
After successful completion of DocWok 1 in November 2013, submission for DocWok 2 is now open. While DocWok 1 was restricted to India, DocWok 2 has extended to South Asia.

DocWok is a tutoring and mentoring programme for documentaries in production in South Asia.

DocWok supports documentary practice by bringing in expert guidance for editing, completion, publicity and presentation of the film. DocWok mentors rough cuts, from editing to international exhibition.

Nine film projects under production would be mentored and tutored under DocWok 2 - eight film projects from South Asia selected from all submissions and one film project nominated by the Asian Network of the Documentary, Busan International Film Festival.

Who can apply:
  • Resident, citizens of South Asia with film project are eligible to apply.
  • Your film must be in post-production stage - with either a rough cut or an assembly.
  • DocWok is highly competitive and intense. You would need to attend all 6 workshops, and many of them with your editor. Apply ONLY if you have the time and inclination for an intense experience.
  • Student film projects are not eligible


Read the rules and regulations here


Find the application form here


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