It's a long way from New England, but back in the Olde Worlde the Sheffield Doc/Fest is happening now. Check out their website
for a long list of films, pitch sessions and forward-thinking learning opportunities of all stripes.
The Scottish Documentary Institute
is premiering some of the documentary shorts from its Bridging the Gap Program
at Sheffield. The program provides funding, training and guidance for new Scotland-based filmmakers:
“The scheme aims to bridge the gap between training/graduation and a first broadcast by offering the opportunity to work closely with BBC Scotland, and all those filmmakers who have not made documentaries for the big screen.”
A place-specific mentorship/talent incubation/grants program that receives...