19 Oct, 2021


FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND DEMOCRATIC VALUES

- OPEN CALL FOR APPLICATIONS -

Tentative schedule: December 2021 to March 2022,

DokuFest, in collaboration with the OSCE Mission in Kosovo, is inviting young film enthusiasts between the ages of 18 and 25, from the geographical areas covered by the OSCE Mission in Kosovo and the OSCE Mission to Serbia, to apply for Filmmaking Workshops in Prizren.

The Workshops are a part of DokuFest’s Film Education Program that provides tools and knowledge to young storytellers who are interested in creative documentary filmmaking on the topics of Human Rights and Democratic Values.

Structure and topic:

The workshop curriculum includes:

• Seven-day pre-production camp in Prizren - tentatively December 2021

• One month of production - scouting, research, consultations and shooting of the material tentatively during January and February 2022

• Seven-day post-production camp in Prizren, tentatively March 2022

• Screening of the films at the XXI edition of DokuFest, August 2022

Camps are led by seasoned filmmakers and assisted by international film professionals who will be delivering Masterclasses and Workshops during the pre-production camp, and will be assisted by experienced film editors during the post-production camp.

Qualifications

The call is open to young women and men between the ages of 18 and 25 coming from geographical areas covered by the OSCE Mission in Kosovo and the OSCE Mission to Serbia. Applicants should have basic knowledge/skills in video communication and should participate in person during two 7-day camps in Prizren (in December and March, tentatively). The applicants should also be able to communicate and work in English.

The workshop requires active participation. Failure to attend any of the sessions may result in replacement of the participants not in attendance.

Arrangements

All expenses related to participation in the workshops, including transport, meals and refreshments, accommodation, will be covered by the organizers.

Application

Applicants should fill out a questionnaire to apply for the programme, which can be found below, as well as on homepage and social media accounts of the OSCE Mission in Kosovo and DokuFest.

Applications should be completed and sent to [email protected] latest by 10 November 2021.

Application Form

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[1] If the epidemiological situation allows in-person gatherings at the time of the activity; If not, the camps will be postponed for later when in-person gatherings are allowed

[1] Activity will be organized in accordance with the latest decisions by the Ministry of Health at the time of the activity