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BFI Doc Society Local: North West

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HOME Manchester

2 Tony Wilson Place

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Manchester

M15 4FN

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BFI DOC SOCIETY LOCAL: NORTH WEST

Presented in partnership with BFI NETWORK Film Hub North & HOME, Manchester

Documentary filmmakers of the North West convene! BFI Doc Society is the delegate partner for the BFI National Lottery funds for British documentary film and work alongside BFI NETWORK to support new filmmaking talent across the UK. We invite new and emerging creative filmmaking talent, established filmmakers and a kaleidoscope of voices to join us to explore the landscape for non-fiction film across the UK. We will be diving into the detail on Doc Society and how we work with filmmakers and our funding, showcasing inspiring creative doc shorts and features, excavating commissioning opportunities and hosting an afternoon of 1-2-1 doc surgeries and networking.

When: Friday 31st January 2020

Where: HOME, 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN

Time: 9.00am (Registration) 09.30am - 6.00pm

Who is it for?

This is a free and inclusive event hosted by the BFI Doc Society fund team, aimed at supporting and offering informative sessions and networking for anyone who has or is thinking about making documentary films. The aim is to create more connectivity in the UK documentary sector, to explore and showcase the opportunities available and to hear from you and about your stories.

So whether you’re a doc-maker, doc-lover or simply doc-curious, Doc Society invite you to join the community as the embrace a new vision for documentary film.

Financial Support to attend

If you live anywhere in the North West region and you require financial support to attend this event, BFI Doc Society has a limited about of bursaries available to support costs of attending the event. Bursaries are limited and we prioritise applications that support BFI Diversity Standards.

To apply for a bursary, please complete this form

Please register here to commit* for the full day.

For more information on the BFI Doc Society Fund please visit https://docsociety.org/bfi-doc/

We look forward to seeing you there,

BFI Doc Society team

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*Not turning up or cancelling last minute reduces the opportunities we are able offer to doc filmmakers and impacts on our ability to continue to provide these free events. Sad times! So please help us by only booking if you definitely intend to come and if you find that you're no longer able to attend, please cancel your ticket. Thank you.








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