Docville - International Documentary Film Festival
April 27 - May 5, 2012
Leuven / Belgium
Entry deadline: March 7, 2012
The 8th edition of Docville will take place from April 27 to May 5. In the course of one week, Docville will screen over 70 documentary films all over the city of Leuven. The festival programme consists of an elaborate national and international competition where jury awards will be granted. Also the Con-Science jury prize will be awarded again. A number of non-competitive sections complete the festival programme.
In co-operation with the national broadcaster CANVAS, the festival will explore the possibilities, challenges and advantages of the interactive documentary. During the festival a number of films will be presented for the first time at Docville, filmmakers and producers will be present to attend the screenings and introduce their films to the audience. Docville does not only present documentary films, it's also a place for encounters, discussions and debates.
Filmmakers who want to submit their film, must do so before March 7, 2012, by filling out the online form and sending their film in on DVD.
- No entry fee is asked
- Films must be submitted on DVD
- The international competition is only for documentaries over 45 minutes
- Documentaries sent in for the international competition need to be (at least) Belgian premieres (can't be shown on tv, internet, festivals, cinemas or other public venues in Belgium)
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