2021 Scottish Documentary Institute Connecting Stories Programme for Filmmakers from Africa, Asia and the Middle East.
Deadline: March 22, 2021.
The Scottish Documentary Institute is pleased to open applications for its new international mentorship scheme, Connecting Stories, run with the support of British Council.
Connecting Stories is a 9-month programme for documentary filmmakers developing their first or second feature film, from Africa, Asia and the Middle East. It combines seminars exploring various aspects of the industry, including the development and the production of feature films, individual mentorship sessions, and masterclasses with international key players in the current documentary landscape.
To be eligible to apply to Connecting Stories, you must:
- Be in development, production or post-production of your first or second feature length documentary (60 minutes or over).
- Have a trailer or some visual material.
- Have directed at least two short documentaries shown at film festivals nationally and internationally or broadcast on television.
- Have an intermediate or proficient level of English.
- Be a citizen of one of the countries as shown on their website