Encounters, in partnership with Al Jazeera, is calling African filmmakers to submit proposals for the Al Jazeera Pitching Forum, taking place in Johannesburg, during the 17th Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, on 10th June 2015.
For the 4th Al Jazeera Pitching Session, a maximum of 12 African filmmakers will be selected to pitch to Al Jazeera commissioning editors.[…]
Interested parties should send:
– A one-page synopsis of their film.
– A one-page biography of the filmmaker and producer, including complete contact details (telephone number, city of residence, home and work addresses).
– One page of further background information and/or visual treatment of the subject.
– A brief motivation for a travel grant to attend the Pitching Forum, if applicable
– Links to previous works and promo of proposal, if available.
Send to: firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 4pm (South African time), Tuesday 2nd June 2015.
Any questions can be sent to the email address or call 021 4615962.
Source : Filmcontact