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The 9th edition of DocedgeKolkata will take place from 9 to 15 January 2012 in Kolkata, India. The forum focuses on the very best of intensive training and mentoring of documentary filmmakers working on their new projects and looking for further guidance, insight and intending to explore additional funding. The forum includes intensive training, Masterclasses and Pitching of projects to an international panel consisting of broadcasters, producers and foundations.
The sessions are designed to be useful for creative development of individual projects, where filmmakers, producers, participants and tutors work together for potentially engaging human stories and inviting debates to widen the artistic span of conceived narratives.
DocedgeKolkata is essentially an open platform for valuable networking for future co-production collaborations and reach-out to the cross-cultural audience by transforming and sharing new aesthetics, skill, knowledge and professional expertise. The forum has been transforming documentary into an independent creative endeavor with strong artistic enquiry generating a high quality socially relevant discourses on people, culture, spaces and ways of life in the subcontinent.
Apart from selected participants developing and pitching projects, the community includes observers and special guests who all participate in the contributory discussions on the project improvement.