For the first time, Ex Oriente Film joins with Sunny Side of the Doc bring its first session. Then, its second session will take place October 25-30, 2021 at Ji.hlava IDFF, and the third session will be held on March 26 – April 1, 2022, within East Doc Platform & One World IHRDFF.
Directors and producers of the 12 selected projects will get guidance from the likes of Filip Remunda, Ivana Pauerová Miloševičová, Iikka Vehkalahti, Mikael Opstrup, and Tue Steen Müller. The Ex Oriente Film tutors will also mentor projects shortlisted for Sunny Side of the Doc’s 2021 Talent Hub and Rough Cut showcases as part of this year’s Panorama of Central and Eastern Europe. The confirmed guest tutors include Hubert Sauper, Camilla Niesson, Jasmina Sijercic, and Denis Vaslin.
The Ex Oriente Film workshop will offer not only a rich programme for its participants, but also selected lectures and masterclasses available to the accredited professionals attending Sunny Side of the Doc this June.