The 2018 Call for Projects is open to all authors, producers, directors, digital creators, games & interactive designers with the ambition to join the international non-fiction market.
Organizers are looking for projects that combine quality, originality and innovation with appeal to international broadcasters, co-producers and other funders, related to to the 6 following topics: Arts & Culture / Culture & Digital Creation / History / Science / Social & Human Interest / Natural History & Wildlife.
Sunny Side of the Doc will accept cross-plaftforms projects and new digital narrative forms across all thematic pitching sessions.
*Arts & Culture – Projects aiming at a linear broadcasting and exploring arts topics such as biopics, music, cinema, architecture, fine arts, cultural heritage programs and pop-culture.
*Culture & Digital Creation – Projects developing innovative digital storytelling and new media tools, creating new interactions with the audiences and allowing new uses around cultural stories. Targeted creations are distinguished by their format, duration, narrative form, reach or naviga-tion process, interactive and participative dimension (animation, apps, virtual reality, augmented reality, gaming, visual arts…)
History – Projects adopting a heritage-minded approach to historical narratives and the access to collective memory are also targeted.
Science – This pitching session is co-organized with the Eurovision Science & Knowledge Group, to present ambitious science projects, aimed at a prime time, international audience. For this specific call, click here to submit.
Social & Human Interest – Inspiring projects providing a strong point of view and understanding of contemporary international, social and/or human issues.
Natural History & Wildlife – Blue-chip filmmaking and challenging works in the natural history genre. Projects raising awareness on issues of preservation of the natural heritage are being sought. The setup of this session creates targeted connections between wildlife directors, buyers, distributors.
Buy an accreditation for the event on our eshop with a project registration.
Go to our professional space to register your project online and validate it.
After validating your project, go to your personal space to submit your project to the event.
Submissions must be made in English.
You need to upload the following elements online logging into Sunny Side Community space with your personal account: