Documentary - A European Perspective, 4th November, Galway
30 September 2021

Documentary - A European Perspective, 4th November, Galway

With the support of the BAI Sectoral Learning and Development Fund and in association with Paradiddle Pictures, MEDIA Office Galway will organise a European Documentary Workshop in Galway next November.  The event will take place in person with some aspects of the workshop also delivered online.

European Commissioning Editors will first present their Documentary Slots. 8-10 Irish Producers/Directors will then have the opportunity to pitch their projects to a panel of these Commissioning Editors.This will be followed by a networking lunch and a series of one-to-one meetings in the afternoon.

The event will be chaired by Ove Rishøj Jensen of Paradiddle Pictures who will also be available for one-to-one meetings to advise Producers on their projects.

Confirmed Commissioning Editors to date include:

  • Peter Gottschalk, ARTE GEIE, France  
  • Erkko Lyytinen, YLE, Finland
  • Margit Balogh, EO, The Netherlands
  • Sabine Bubeck-Paaz, ZDF/ARTE, Germany

The full Programme is available to download here

  • If you wish to pitch a project, click here for further information.
  • To attend the event in person in Galway, click here.
  • To attend the European Commissioning Editors online presentation click here.