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Founded in 2001, INSTITUTE OF DOCUMENTARY FILM (IDF) is a non-profit training and networking centre based in Prague, Czech Republic, focused on the support of Central and East European creative documentary film and its wider promotion.

We work closely with Central and East European film directors and producers and provide in-depth development support for their projects as well as international promotion.

We also work with key international festivals, broadcasters, distributors, sales agents, markets, film institutions, film schools, MEDIA Desks, training programmes, national film centres and various film portals, and serve as the GATEWAY TO EAST EUROPEAN DOCUMENTARY FILM – an indispensable source of documentary projects and films from Central and Eastern Europe.

Science and Factual Producers to Meet in Paris

The 2011 annual World Congress of Science & Factual Producers will take place November 29 - December 2, 2011 in Paris. The event includes industry debates, workshops, networking and pitch sessions. Early-bird registration is open until October 15. EDN members can get a 10% discount.

World Congress of Science & Factual Producers
November 29 - December 2, 2011
Paris / France

Network with the who's who of the factual industry, and enjoy a full slate of lively conference sessions and social events as part of the 19th annual World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP), taking place November 29 to December 2 in Paris, France. 

The World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP) is a member-run, not-for-profit organization, dedicated to celebrating the best in science, history and other factual television genres. The Congress' annual event has become a must-attend gathering for producers, broadcasters and distributors working in the field.

Registration fees cover all conference costs and include:

  • Access to four days of Congress events and panels
  • Full roster of parties and receptions
  • Three lunches
  • On-demand access to hundreds of recent productions in the Science and Factual Programming Library
  • Year-round access to the WCSFP Online Community

Registration Pricing

Early-bird Price (until October 15)

  • Independent Producers: $1125 CDN (813 EUR, 700 GBP, 1150 USD)
  • Broadcasters/Distributors:$1350 CDN (976 EUR, 842 GBP, 1380 USD)

*Please note that per French regulations, a 19.6% VAT (Value Added Tax) will be added to all registration fees.

More about the discount available for EDN members here.

Alan Black
Registration Manager
T: +1 416 203 2155 ext. 227