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Masterschool Graduate Enrico Cerasuolo wins Special Prize

Enrico Cerasuolo's and Sergio Fergnachino's film "The Enigma of Sleep" was awarded the "Jury's Special Prize" at this year's Castellana Grotte International Documentary Film Festival of Scientific Exploration and Adventure. The two co-authors... read more »

Masterschool Films screened at IDFA

In 2004, two documentaries developed within the framework of the Discovery Campus Masterschool were screened in the competition programmes of the International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam (IDFA). Director Alexandru Solomon, a... read more »

Masterschool Graduate Andrey Paounov wins Silver Wolf 2004

Masterschool 2004 graduate Andrey Paounov ran in the Silver Wolf Competition, where twenty short documentaries competed for the Silver Wolf Award. The jury of the Silver Wolf awarded the prize for best short documentary to "GEORGI AND THE... read more »

More than 30 Decision Makers at Discovery Campus Pitching

The Final Pitching Session of the Discovery Campus Masterschool 2004 is taking place on the 4th and 5th of December in Leipzig, Germany. More than 30 important commissioning editors and distributors from Europe and Northern America have confirmed... read more »

New BBC Head of Documentaries at Discovery Campus

Discovery Campus is proud to announce that Alan Hayling, BBC's new Head of Documentaries will be one of the distinguished experts at the upcoming Discovery Campus Symposium “The End of Documentary?” on 18th and 19th of June in Marseille.... read more »

International Broadcasting Executives in Munich

Discovery Campus will welcome 19 international experts at its upcoming Open Training Session titled "Secrets of TV - Commissioning Editors pitch their slots" which takes place in Munich/Germany between April 23 and 25. High executives from... read more »

Danielsen to become Director of Leipzig Doc Festival

Discovery Campus' Head of Studies Claas Danielsen has been appointed director of the Leipzig International Festival for Documentary and Animated Films. He will take up his new responsibility in April 2004, but stay involved with Discovery Campus... read more »

Masterschool Graduate Eremenko wins Russian "Lavr"

Berlin based director Ekaterina Eremenko who graduated from the Discovery Campus Masterschool 2002 has won the Russian National Cinema Award "Lavr" as best debut for her documentary "The Sounds of Russia". Eremenko had developed the film... read more »

Arunas Matelis (DCM 2001): News, Awards, Quotes

News: Before Flying Back to the Earth by Arunas Matelis (DCM 2001) encourages and provokes worldwide charity actions. In July 2006, a Japanese delegation with significant businessmen, artists and politicians came to Vilnius. They said that... read more »

37 Uses For A Dead Sheep wins Award at BritDoc

37 USES FOR A DEAD SHEEP directed and produced by Ben Hopkins, and produced by Nikki Parrott (DCM 2004) and Natasha Dack for Tigerlily Films won the Best British Documentary Award at the BritDoc documentary festival in Oxford on Friday July... read more »

Conflict Tiger wins Grand Prize at 3 Festivals

We are proud to announce that Conflict Tiger directed and produced by Sasha Snow, UK (DCM 2003) has taken the Grand Prize at this year’s Banff Mountain Film Festival (October 27 – November 4, 2006). An excerpt from the Jury Report:... read more »

New Masterclass 2007

The selection committee, which consisted of internationally renowned commissioning editors from the BBC, Discovery Networks Europe, France 5, HOS, MDR, ORF, Pro7, Spiegel TV, WGBH and ZDF/ARTE chose 16 new Masterschool projects from 8... read more »