CLINICS

A talent development initiative that upskills filmmakers.

Preparing filmmakers to pitch

Doc Edge Clinics prepare and upskill filmmakers by providing bespoke mentoring on subjects such as proposal writing, budgeting, public speaking and producing audio-visual material. All successful projects selected for Doc Edge Pitch 2020 are required to attend Clinics #3 and #4.

Doc Edge Clinics are supported by the NZ Film Commission, NZ On Air and the University of Auckland.

 

2020 Programme Schedule

CLINIC #1 (Open to all)

The Art of Pitching | Christchurch, 11am – 2pm, Sat 22 February | With the kind support from SPADA and Screen CanterburyNZ | CLOSED

 

CLINIC #2 (Open to all)

Prepare to Pitch | Online, 10am-12noon, Saturday 28 March | CLOSED

 

CLINIC #3 (Open to Doc Edge Pitch finalists only)

Presenting Your Project +AV Part 1 | Online, Saturday 2  May | 10am – 1pm | CLOSED

 

CLINIC #4 (Open to Doc Edge Pitch finalists only)

Presenting Your Project +AV Part 2 | Saturday 16 May | 10am – 1pm | CLOSED

 

CLINIC #5 (Open to all)

Production, Post… and everything else you should be doing too
Saturday 29 August | 2pm – 5pm | INFO + REGISTRATION

 

CLINIC #6 (Open to all)

Delivery, Distribution & Exhibition | Saturday 26 September | 2pm – 5pm | SAVE THE DATE!

 

CLINIC #7 (Open to all)

Make an Impact | Saturday 17 October | 2pm – 5pm | SAVE THE DATE!

 

ABOUT DOC EDGE PITCH

Doc Edge Pitch is a significant opportunity for filmmakers to pitch their documentary proposals to industry experts, receive feedback, find new partnerships and progress their ideas through to the funding stage.

Doc Edge Pitch 2020 was held online on 26-27 May as part of Doc Edge Forum.

Doc Edge Industry programmes are presented by
RNZ
and generously supported by
Department of Post, NZ Film Commission, NZ On Air, Screenrights and University of Auckland.