Join the international market dedicated to factual content

This is the place where the international documentary sector gathers over four days to sell or buy projects and programmes, and to find partners.

Challenging and thought-provoking conference sessions, pitch competitions with prizes, presentations by broadcasters from around the world, screenings and special events, all in a large exhibition and conference venue Espace Encan on the harbour side of La Rochelle.

Next edition : 19-22 June 2017 in La Rochelle

Sunny Side of the Doc

In the current challenging climate, how many of today’s headlines will really matter in 100 years?

Sunny Side of the Doc 2017 will focus on History and gather all international documentary professionals involved in history programming to engage in an open debate and help renew a compelling genre for the future.


2,000 + Delegates

300 Decision Makers

500 Exhibiting companies

700 Projects/Programmes

60 Countries

Videos: SunnyXpertise

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Delegates’ Feedback SSD16

2016 Award Winners List


Find out more about the Jury & Awards

Sunny Side of the Doc 2016


With 2,000 delegates from 53 countries in attendance, the 27th edition of the international linear and interactive documentary market was a record-breaking year.


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