About Moving Docs

Moving Docs brings powerful films to screens big and small – films you may never be able to see otherwise.

We enable a selection of European documentaries to cross borders and reach new audiences all over Europe.

These are films with an impact. They make you see the world differently. And they may even change your mind.

Moving Docs is the very first initiative of its kind, powered by our local and national partners across Europe, managed by the European Documentary Network, and supported by Creative Europe.

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    Citizen's Basic Income explained in 2 minutes

    What would life be like if your government made sure every citizen was financially secure – regardless of whether they worked or not?

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    #MyBlueEurope photo competition

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    Are you in love with the sea?

    Upload photos of your connection with the sea, rivers or lakes before 31 December 2017 and win a unique diving experience in Greece with the Grand Resort Lagonissi and the Athens Divers Club*, an online course by world record-holding freediver Sara CampbellCressi diving equipment**, and Dolphin Man cinema tickets across Europe.

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  • News about Moving Docs and our films

    Burning Out interview

    An interview between director Jérôme le Maire and co-writer Pascal Chabot.

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    Selected for Moving Docs 2017: Burning Out

    All over Europe burnout has reached epidemic proportions among employees in the public and private sectors. Will we end up killing ourselves? Or will we be able to find meaning and joy at work?

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    New survey: "Strategic Investments in the Future of Film"

    Here's a new study by Europa Cinemas that may be of interest to Moving Docs partners and the wider industry.

    It shows how – while consumer demand challenges the status quo – those venues that continuously invest are the ones that thrive and grow.

    The report includes lots of case studies of cinemas across Europe and how they function as social spaces.

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    Now in your MOVING DOCS Home Cinema: Raving Iran

    Kirstin Innes finds hope and black comedy in Raving Iran, a story of two young DJs following the beat and defying the authorities.

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    Midway through Raving Iran, our protagonists,  two young Iranian house DJs, Anoosh & Arash, are trying to get a CD of their latest album printed and distributed. They go through the official channels for permission and are turned away; Iran’s strict laws prohibit the distribution of any music that is not traditional, and various aspects of their packaging – Latin typeface, a picture of a man with his back exposed, any depiction at all of their female singer – are turned down. They try an endless succession of printers and then shopkeepers, and time and again they hear the question “is it political?”. No, they say, genuinely baffled each time. It’s just music.

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    Dive like Dolphin Man – virtually

    An immersion into the deep blue universe of freediving, DOLPHIN MAN VR is a companion program to the Moving Docs documentary, Dolphin Man.

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    Meet Daphne – our adopted dolphin!

    Adoption papers are here and Moving Docs is proud to welcome Daphne to the family!

    In parallel to the release of the documentary Dolphin Man, Moving Docs has decided to raise awareness about sea life by adopting a dolphin through the Slovenian Marine Mammal Society, Morigenos

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  • Upcoming screenings

    Sonita in Athens
    Friday, December 15, 2017 at 17:00
    City Plaza in Athens, Greece
    Dolphin Man in Milan
    Friday, December 15, 2017 at 18:30
    Cinema Beltrade in Milan, Italy
    Dolphin Man in Belgrade
    Friday, December 15, 2017 at 19:00
    Cultural Centre in Belgrade, Serbia
    A Family Affair in Vrnjačka Banja
    Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 18:00
    Cultural Center in Vrnjačka Banja, Serbia
    Free Lunch Society in Gijón
    Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 19:30
    Free Lunch Society in Girona
    Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 20:00
    Centre Cívic Santa Eugènia in Girona, Spain
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