24 - 27 JUNE 2019 / LA ROCHELLE - FRANCE

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All the latest news direct from Sunny Side of the Doc market
21
Jun

EDITORIAL OF SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC 2018 – YVES JEANNEAU, FOUNDER AND CEO

Fast-forward to June 2018, and more than 2,000 people are coming from 60 different countries to experience the 29th edition of Sunny Side. What a wonderful journey it’s been, and I’m incredibly proud. Making the impossible possible is such an achievement. Each and every one of us are responsible for that success. 29 years ago, we were organising the very first Sunny Side of the Doc in Marseille. At that time, there weren’t so many of us about. The documentary genre...
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1
Jun

DDD60 European project partners report significant advancement for exhibition potential for 360° video

DDD60 – a pan-European research project designed to develop and introduce cutting edge video compression and delivery technology to provide high-quality virtual reality content – today announces its final results.     Launched in January 2017, DDD60 aims to increase the quality in which 360° VR is seen and experienced in order to more closely match the quality in which the films are being produced. The main results of the project include: development of a high quality H.265 encoder for...
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30
May

GUIDELINES FOR MASTER FILE CREATION OF 360° FILMS

As part of the European project, DDD360, included in the research programme Horizon 2020, Sunny Side of the Doc teamed up with reelport, Spin Digital, Tampere Film Festival, Marché du Film (Cannes Festival) and Sheffield Doc Fest. DDD360 goal is to develop a new technology of video compression and transcoding mecanism to get a better quality of 360° contents.        The DDD60 project has issued a set of guidelines for master file creation of 360° films. The guidelines...
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30
May

Programme of Digital Culture Kick-starters at Sunny Side of the Doc 2018

4 days, 4 themes, 16 case studies, more than 20 speakers Culture / Science & Nature / Heritage / Education Come and learn, understand and network during the Digital Culture Kick-starters , everyday from 11.00 am to 12.15 pm in PiXii (Auditorium of Musée Maritime of La Rochelle) In 2018, Sunny Side of the Doc is setting the Culture “in Motion” and plays its function of facilitator and exchanges ecosystem. In partnership with INA, the Digital Culture Kick-starters are a...
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28
May

Chinese docs at Sunny Side of the Doc 2018

Sunny Side of the Doc 2018 is pleased to foster new factual content development between Chinese and international production/broadcasting companies, welcoming this year again the “Feeling China Pavilion” on the marketplace. We invite you to visit their 54m² booth on B24 to get hooked on a broad selection of Chinese non-fictional programmes. Here is a glimpse of what is waiting for you.     DISCOVERY & LIFESTYLE Chinese Ingredients To The World by China Aviation pictures Focuses on those Chinese food ingredients which...
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14
May

[Media Release] In 2018, Sunny Side of the Doc is setting Culture in Motion

Taking place this year on 25th – 28th June, Sunny Side of the Doc 2018 is giving pride of place to culture. With more than 2,000 industry professionals coming from the world over and representing 60 different nationalities, including around 350 decision-makers and over 500 exhibiting companies, Sunny Side of the Doc has sure asserted itself as a truly creative ecosystem for all those involved in the life cycle of linear and interactive documentaries. La Rochelle, 3rd May 2018 – The 2018 edition of Sunny Side of...
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