CNEX Chinese Doc Forum 2018
[September 20-25] Sunny Side of the Doc’s representative Alexandre Michelin attends the 9th CNEX Chinese Doc Forum (CCDF) in Taipei, Taiwan and witnesses some of the latest doc projects to come out of Hong Kong, Taiwan and mainland China.
Each year, the Asian Side of the Doc Award is granted to one of the 20 documentary projects presented, offering pitching opportunities to a larger group of international industry professionals and decision makers at the international marketplace for factual content in Asia, Asian Side of the Doc.
The CNEX Chinese Doc Forum (CCDF) is a yearly documentary pitching and development event hosted by the CNEX Foundation – a cross-border organisation committed to supporting the Chinese documentary sector. Established by Ben Tsiang, the co-founder of Chinese social media titan Sina Weibo (aka ‘the Chinese Twitter’), and management consultant Ruby Chen, CNEX maintains outposts in Beijing, Hong Kong and Taipei, and supports Chinese filmmakers from the mainland and offshore.