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.
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.