We announce those selected for Docunexion Mx-De
The International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City (DocsDF) in collaboration with Goethe-Institut Mexiko and Dok.Fest München, thanks to the support of Imcine and the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs– in the Mexico – Germany celebration, closed the call for Docunexión Mx-De 2016 documentary projects for emerging filmmakers last June 30th.
The selected projects from Mexico and Germany will get the chance of participating in workshops with renowned international professionals in the DocsDF and Dok.Fest München festivals in order to exchange ideas and encourage creative collaborations around documentary cinema.
Docunexion Mx-De selected three teams from each country with a strong artistic vision, an innovating approach to tell their story, ability to connect with a worldwide audience, cinematic sensitivity and potential for international coproduction.
Docunexion is a two phases program:
First phase: DocsDF, Mexico, from October 17th to the 21st of 2016.
The selected teams from both countries will attend a three days workshop of the 9DocsForum context of DocsDF, given by invited speakers: producers, filmmakers and remarkable funders. Each team will be assigned with tutors to help them consolidate their documentary feature.
Second phase: Dok.Fest München, Germany, from May 3rd to the13th of 2017.
Team will travel to Muchich to assist a three-day workshop.