Projects selection for Sunny Side of the Doc 2015 pitching sessions

DSC_9268 Seven pitching sessions across the week will see 43 creative teams from all around the world pitch their projects in development, guided by expert moderators including Ove Rishoj Jensen, Film Consultant, European Documentary Network (Denmark); Ruby Chen, CEO, CNEX Foundation (China); John Farren, Creative Director, 360 Production (UK), Marie Beuzard, Commissioning Editor, ARTE (France); Andrew Solomon, Head of Natural History, ORF Universum (Austria); Nick Ware, Consultant, Aster Media (UK)…

Here is the list of projects selected for each session:





Monday June 22 – 16:30-18:00 – AUDITORIUM

Sponsored by RTBF/SRC Canada

There will be water // Copenhagen Film Company Short & Doc, Denmark
Terror Studios, Inside the ISIS Propaganda Machine // Canal +/Capa Presse, France
The Golden Dawn Case // Faction Film, Norway
Russia, the Empire Strikes Back // Les Films Grain De Sable, France
Ebola: Death in a Village // Docdays Productions Gmbh, Germany
For a Few Degrees Less // Bonne Pioche Television, France


Tuesday June 23 -  11:00-13:00 – AUDITORIUM

Sponsored by Tangled Bank Studios (USA)

The volcano that changed the world // Leonardo Film, Germany
Dynamic Salt // Altomedia, France
Monopoly of the Oceans // Werwiewas Medienproduktion, Germany
Building Chernobyl’s Mega Tomb // PBS, USA
Bugs: Nature’s Little Superheroes // a&o buero filmproduktion, Germany
The Mind of the Universe // VPRO, The Netherlands
Magic Moments in Evolution – The story of life // ZDF Enterprises, Germany


Tuesday June 23 – 17:00-18:30 – AGORA

Moderated by Patricia Bergeron (RIDM) and Michael Mullane (EBU)

Morphosis // Small Bang, France
Smart Favela // Diametre /Toolz, France
The Forecaster Game // Christoph Klotz, Germany
The Dream Project // Gebrueder Beetz, Germany
In Search of Max Hudan // Impakt Film, Poland
YOUTH4PLANET // Unboxed Media, Australia


Wednesday June 24 – 9:30-11:00 – AGORA

Sponsored by France Ô

The Tielman Brothers: and The Birth of IndoRock // Hj Production, Indonesia
Cuban Doctors  // Revanche Produções, Brazil
Some Roses Never Wilt // Urubu Films, France
The City Dream // Beijing ZhongShiWenGong Culture Media Co., China
The Meddler // Finch, Australia
Bionic Musician // Deep Sea Productions, Sweden


Wednesday June 24 – 11:00-13:00 – AUDITORIUM

Sponsored by FOX International Channels Content Sales and Natgeo Wild

The Blind Monkey // LIC China
Hoopoe II – The Big Journey // Kubefilm Gmbh, Austria
Minds of Giants // Off the Fence, The Netherlands
Asia – Secret Lives, Hidden Places II // Autentic Gmbh, Germany
Yangtze // Mandarin Film, China
Black & Wild // Magneto Presse, France


Thursday June 25 -  9:30-11:00 – AGORA

Sponsored by My Major Company

Battle of Brushes // Beijing Flowing Flame Culture & Media Co., Ltd, China
Dancing Mania // HLJBS – Heilongjiang Broadcasting Station, China
Citizen Loewy: How a Frenchman Designed the American
Dream // Les Films Du Tambour De Soie, France
My Dear Lines // Doc U Media & Culture Co., Ltd, China
Roses for Lady Florence // 3B-Produktion GmbH, Germany
Becoming Cary Grant // Yuzu Productions, France


Thursday June 25 – 11:00-13:00 – AUDITORIUM  

Sponsored by PBS International

Back To Utopia // Projecto, Belgium
The Maritime Silk Road // CICC-China Intercontinental Communication, China
Walesa by Walesa // Alegria Productions, France
Leningrad Symphony // Gebrueder Beetz Filmproduktion Hamburg Gmbh & Co. Kg, Germany
Ireland // What’s Up Films, France
Maestros of the Camps // Intuition Films & Docs – Les Bons Clients, France