Discover the 47 original projects from about 20 different countries that will pitch for funding and industry leader’s insight at Sunny Side of the Doc highly coveted pitching sessions.

This year again, 7 pitching sessions will take place at the Auditorium, the Agora & the Lounge all week long. You can find the complete list of awards in competition on the dedicated page here.

SOCIAL & HUMAN INTEREST PITCH

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Monday 19 June, 5 pm-7 pm – AUDITORIUM

THE WATCHMEN (Number 387) – Little Big Story, France

ABORTION: THE PRO-LIFE THREAT – Capa Presse, France

THE DAUGHTER TREE – TRINETRA PRODUCTIONS, Canada

GOOD HOPE – Moonlighting Films, South Africa

FOREST PEOPLE Duo2.tv, Brazil

KIBERIA STORIES Frame Films, Czech Republic

DIGITAL CREATION PITCH

bell fund

Tuesday 20 June, 9:30am-11:00 am – AGORA

KINSHASA NOW – Wajnbrosse Productions, Belgium

HECTARIUM – Makila, Canada

PANAMA AL BROWN: A MYSTERIOUS FORCE – Bachibouzouk, France

INVISIBLE, MORTAZA’S ODYSSEY – SMALL BANG, France

AN ZÉRO – Skill Lab, Luxembourg

HISTORY PITCH

pbs

Tuesday 20 June, 11am-1pm – AUDITORIUM

Public session (pitch + one-to-one meetings):

The Enigma of Mikhail Gorbachev – Spring Films, UK

KOREA: THE NEVER ENDING WAR - ZED, France

DOUBLE LIFE, A Short History of Sex in the USSR – Les films du balibari, France

THE RISE AND FALL OF BHUTTO – Bew Corp, Spain

OPERATION PEDRO PAN – Grifa Filmes, Brazil

CHASING THE MOON PBS, USA


Tuesday 20 June, 4:30pm-6:30pm – LOUNGE

Private session (one-to-one meetings):

WHY EMPIRES FALL – Essential Media and Entertainment, Australia

THE SIX: TITANIC’S CHINESE SURVIVORS – LP Docs, China

THE CARS WE DROVE INTO CAPITALISM – Agitprop Ltd./ Balkan Documentary Center, Bulgaria

TOTEMS AND TABOOS – Simple Production, Belgium

MY LIFE IN GERMANY – BEFORE AND AFTER HITLER - Roche Productions, France

JACKIE KENNEDY – AB International Distribution, France

THE CAPTAIN’S HEART – House of Real, Denmark

ASIAN STORIES PITCH

Tuesday 20 June, 3:30pm – 5pm – AGORA

CHINA’S FORGOTTEN DAUGTHERS - Han Meng, Chine

THE CONMAN AND THE SEA – Documania Co., Ltd., Thailand

HOCKEY DREAMS – Vaski Filmi Ltd, Finland

INDIGO – Amp Polska, Poland

CHINA BY NUMBERS - Meridian Line Films United Kingdom

ARTS & CULTURE PITCH

MUSEUM

Wednesday 21 June, 9:30 am-11 am – AGORA

 

MOVIE MAESTRO – Alkermes SRL, Italy

WAR OF ART – Story House Productions GmbH, Germany / Norway

INGMAR BERGMAN, BEHIND THE MASK – Camera Lucida Productions,  France

JOSEPHINE BAKER, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS – Kepler22 Productions, France

HUNTING PICTURE PERFECT – Pandora Film, Norway

SCIENCE PITCH

Science et Vie TV

Wednesday 21 June, 11am-1pm – AUDITORIUM

MISSION 50-51: SPACE, THE FUTURE OF THE EARTH – GAD, France

THE MYSTERIES OF THE LOST GIANTS - French Connection Films, France

ANTARCTICA – THE FROZEN TIME CAPSULE – NHK, Japan

THE GENE: AN INTIMATE HISTORY – PBS International (Ken Burns), USA

THE HOLE – Windfall Films, UK

FIRE IN THE SKY – YLE, Finland

WILD BLUE – Electric Pictures Pty Ltd, Australia

NATURAL HISTORY & WILDLIFE PITCH

Thursday 22 June, 10 am-11:30 pm – LOUNGE

THE EDGE OF EXTINCTION – Rotating Planet Productions Inc., Canada

SMITTEN BY GIRAFFES: THE ANNE INNIS DAGG ADVENTURE – Free Spirit Films, Canada

INTO THE SHARK PACK – Le Cinquième Rêve, France

BIG BROTHER ON THE ROCK – Nature Conservation Films Worldwide, Netherlands

GOING NUTS – TALES FROM THE SQUIRREL WORLD – Albatross World Sales Gmbh, Germany

INCREDIBLE WILD JOURNEYS – ZDF Enterprises GmbH, Germany

REWILDING – Bonne Pioche Télévision, France