APPLY: Regional Creative Documentary Film Lab ACTive #3

February 27, 2019

Pravo Ljudski and DokuFest, in cooperation with the Museum of Contemporary Art – Skopje, Film Centre of Montenegro and the Underhillfest, through the generous support of the NED – National Endowment for Democracy,
invite all aspiring young creatives, artists, filmmakers, age 18-25,

to apply for the 3rd edition of the regional creative documentary film lab ACTive.

Following the selection process, 16 young people with a strong interest in creative documentary cinema will participate in an intensive, diverse educational program taking place in Skopje, North Macedonia and Podgorica, Montenegro.

ACTive #3 is looking for young authors with a passion for documentary stories and ideas, who currently work or would like to develop a short film, and who come from environments and contexts that are underrepresented in the film industry.

Criteria

– You are between 18 and 25 years age;
– You are from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and/or Albania;
– You can communicate in English;

ACTive #3 is open for everyone; however, applicants who do not attend a formal educational institution and come from smaller towns and/or rural areas are especially encouraged to apply.

The Creative Documentary Film Lab ACTive is a diverse, informal educational program that strives to provide a thorough foundation in the process of making creative documentary films. This includes segments such as creative and critical thinking, approaches to research, development and writing for creative documentary film, as well as directing, camera, sound and editing.

ACTive #3 will take place in Skopje and Podgorica, from April 01st to April 12th, 2019. Attendance of all workshops and lectures is mandatory for every participant. The working language of the school is English.

ALL PARTICIPATION COSTS (travel, meals and accommodation) and ALL PRODUCTION COSTS ARE COVERED BY THE ORGANIZERS.

Along with the application form, please send us the following:

A. Project Dossier of the film project you are currently working on.
B. CV / portfolio (maximum 2 pages long) stating your interests, hobbies, educational background.
C. Cover Letter (1 page long, font size 12, standard line spacing) answering the following questions:

– Why do you want to make films?
– Why did you apply for ACTive 3.0 and what are your general expectations?
– … and anything else you’d like to share with us!

APPLY HERE

For more information, please visit our websites: www.pravoljudski.org / www.dokufest.com