In April 2017, Moving Docs held a special three-day outreach workshop in Athens, involving a variety of European partners and industry specialists with the aim of taking the pan-European distribution of documentaries to the next level.
Europa Cinemas published this study into audiences.
"The broad consensus seems to be that new products, processes and practices have become essential to take on the challenge of the vastly-increased choices of culture and entertainment. The survey suggests that the battle for consumer time had been widely recognised as the pre-eminent challenge for exhibitors today, ahead even of contentious issues, such as competition from home viewing and release windows."Read more
Do you do outreach work around documentaries? Do you produce impact campaigns? Do you feel you’re building communities from scratch for every new project? We may have a proposal for you...
Moving Docs co-ordinator, Kyveli Short, and Yiangos Hadjiyiannis, Moving Docs partner from Lemesos International Documentary Festival, were invited to speak at a Creative Europe conference in Cyprus.
In 2017, we welcome 6 new partners to the Moving Docs family! :-)Read more
Moving Docs co-ordinator, Kyveli Short, was invited to be part of the expert group at EDN's 2017 Docs in Thessaloniki pitching forum.
May 2015 to March 2016, around Europe
Moving Docs is a new EDN initiative supported by Creative Europe. Its aim is to create innovative outreach strategies and provide opportunities for urban and rural European audiences to enjoy regular screenings of documentary films through a wide variety of media and platforms.
Moving Docs is a partnership founded for the simultaneous distribution of documentaries across Europe. Through the joint action of eight pioneering and successful partners across Europe including: CineDoc (Greece), DocLounge (Sweden), DocsBarcelona-The Documentary of the Month 40 (Spain and South America), APORDOC (Portugal), DocIt (Italy), Lemessos International Documentary Festival (Cyprus), Planete Doc (Poland) and the Scottish Documentary Institute (UK), Moving Docs will create a common marketing and distribution strategy to enable and facilitate the pan-European release of documentaries.Read more