Documentary Expert Day
Wed 23 Sept 2020
For the 2020 online edition NP Forum is offering an extra day focused on different aspects of the European and international documentary landscape. The day will consist of short presentations and individual consultations with renowned experts.
At the Doc Expert Day accredited guests have the chance to meet with international experts both in themed presentations and individual meetings. The day will start with a row of presentations followed by individual meetings in the afternoon.
The following experts are available for individual meetings:
Elizabeth Klinck / Archive Producer and Music Clearance Specialist / E Klinck Research
Brigid O’Shea / Co-founder / DAE – Documentary Association of Europe
Varadila Daood / Program Manager / In-Docs
Wendy Bernfeld / Founder, CEO / Rights Stuff
Ben Kempas / Campaign Strategist / Film & Campaign
Martijn te Pas / Documentary Consultant / e u R O P E doconsultancy
Elina Kewitz / CEO / NEW DOCS
André Wallström / Producer / Rough Studios
Mirjam Wiekenkamp / Publicist / NOISE Film PR
Ulrika Nisell / Head of Office / Creative Europe Desk Sweden – MEDIA
09.30 – 13.00 CEST Presentations
09.30 André Wallström: Self Distribution in an Online World
10.00 Brigid O’Shea: The European Documentary Market and the Launch of DAE
10.30 Elina Kewitz: How to Work with a Sales Agent
11.00 Ulrika Nisell: Creative Europe: Recap and Looking Ahead
11.30 Mirjam Wiekenkamp: Documentary Film Promotion Strategies: How to Run a Successful Campaign
12.00 Varadila Daood: Insights on the Asian Market
12.30 Elizabeth Klinck: Doing Research Right
The presentations will be moderated by Line Halvorsen, Project Manager, Midtnorsk Filmsenter (Norway) and Inka Achté, Consultant & Strategist, Raina Film Festival Distribution (Finland).
13.00 – 17.00 CEST Individual meetings
How to Request Meetings
If you wish to request a meeting please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org listing which experts you would like to meet. Each meeting is 20 min.
The individual meetings are scheduled on a first come first served basis and according to availability, and we therefore cannot guarantee that all wishes will be accommodated. If you would like to talk to an expert about a specific project please include a short synopsis/trailer in your e-mail when you sign up. Individual meetings are open to everyone with an industry accreditation.