CALL FOR FILMMAKERS working on human rights-related projects!

Special announcement!

Sofia DocuМental is launching a call for filmmakers, who are working on documentary projects related to human rights and investigation. The workshop will be led by the director of The Trial: The State of Russia vs Oleg Sentsov – Askold Kurov.

The participants will have the chance to discuss the specifics of their projects both in a group and individually with the mentor. Askold Kurov will also give a special masterclass on his film The Trial: The State of Russia vs Oleg Sentsov. The idea is to share knowledge and tools for projects that will spread freedom of speech and promote human rights, both in their home countries and beyond. The workshop will take place on 12th December (Saturday) in Zoom.

Application process:

Please, send to a one-page description of your project and a CV.

Deadline for application: 09th December

The workshop will be conducted in English.

Participation is free of charge.

We are looking forward to receiving your applications!

For those of you interested, stay tuned also for our joint event with the European Parliament where you can watch The Trial Oleg Sentsov on our platform free of charge (by applying the code: sakharov2020 on the 10th of December from 18:00 to 24:00 (limited for Bulgaria only). You can also register for the discussion with the director and special guests afterward here.