Every June, Sunny Side of the Doc enhances the international co-production funding and distribution of landmark documentaries and non-fiction content for all platforms by providing industry stakeholders with an international forum for business development, deal-making and networking.
Now in its 30th year, Sunny Side of the Doc aims to support the emerging producing talent from less represented regions and draw together the creative minds driving transformation across the media sector and revamping the documentary genre with digital technologies, new usages, new narrative experiments.
PiXii is giving a business view of the real power of VR, AR, XR, 3D imaging, 3D sound… It becomes a festival of digital installations and the definitive meeting point for digital & creative cultures, creating bridges between content creators, cultural stakeholders and technology businesses and fostering new opportunities for digital mediation within the world’s cultural institutions and heritage sites.
We’re thrilled to announce that the 30th birthday edition will take place 24-27 June 2019 in La Rochelle, France. GERMANY will be the Country of Honour of next year’s benchmark event for the co-financing, buying and selling of non-fiction projects, completed programmes and new reality experiences.
In 2019, we’re putting the spotlight on the finest SCIENCE storytellers and innovative approaches to science programming. It’s your opportunity to make new contacts, spark ideas and give life to ambitious projects with international potential which will inspire people to popularize scientific topics.
Principal Director Programming Canal D - BELL FUND (Canada)
Senior Director of Development - NAT GEO WILD (United States)
Deputy Chief Editor - PHOENIX TV (Hong Kong)
Senior Director of Development - n-tv / NACHRICHTENFERNSEHEN (Germany)
Director of Documentay Department - PRESS TV (Iran)
Commissioning Editor Stroyville and Factual Acquisitions - BBC (United Kingdom)
Director of Programming and Content Acquisitions - CANAL BRASIL (Brazil)
Head of Acquisitions - RTV - RADIO TELEVIZIJA SLOVENIJA (Slovenia)
Editor Science Documentaries - ARD / SWR - SUEDWESTRUNDFUNK(Germany)
Commissioning Editor & Buyer - AVROTROS (Netherlands)
Commissioning Editor / Buyer - ERT (Greece)
Head of Acquisitions - RED BULL MEDIAHOUSE (Austria)