Winner of GZDoc Award: CB project "The Extra's Journey"

Crossing Borders is happy to announce that CB participants Hsin Yu-Wu and Jerome Wang will pitch their project The Extra’s Journey at the GZDOC Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival in China next week. Since 3... read more »

Podcast Gen Z: Simon Staffans in talks with Sandra Lehner

Following the panel New Modes and Formats at our Leipzig Networking Days 2018, Sandra Lehner , pioneering digital executive and Head of Content Acquisition EMEA for Liberty Global’s cable channels, and Simon Staffans , CEO & Co-founder... read more »

Find Your Audience - The Online Pitching Experiment

Documentary Campus is breaking new grounds with: Find Your Audience - The Online Pitching Experiment Documentary Campus invites you to join “The Online Pitching Experiment”. On 8 October 2018, three projects currently in development at... read more »

Wir suchen Dich: FinanzbuchhalterIN

WER WIR SIND: Documentary Campus ist eine internationale Initiative im Bereich Dokumentarfilm, die von privaten und öffentlich-rechtlichen Sendern sowie von Produktions- und Vertriebsfirmen unterstützt und getragen wird. Finanziert... read more »

Freedom Fields world premiere at TIFF 2018

We’re delighted to announce that British-Libyan filmmaker Naziha Arebi’s world premiere of Freedom Fields at #TIFF18 was sold out and got standing ovation! The film was developed at The MENA Programme 2013 . If you're in Toronto you can... read more »

Open Lectures by Documentary Campus at Sarajevo Film Festival

Documentary Campus offers two open Lectures on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 at Hotel Europe . 10.00 – 11.30 Hotel Europe – Screening Room 3 Digital Platforms: Why Short matters! / Flore Deroose (Zoomin.TV) Digital platforms are... read more »

Masterschool Workshop on Producing during Sarajevo Film Festival

The second Workshop of the Documentary Campus Masterschool will shortly kick off in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. From 11-15 August the participants will receive insights by internationally renowned experts such as: Fernanda Rossi... read more »

Crossing Borders announces Taiwanese projects to go to Leipzig

Crossing Borders is thrilled to announce the 4 Taiwanese projects that will join our second workshop and speed pitching in Leipzig: The Road Less Traveled by Martin Chen The Mysterious Night Hunter—The Eastern Grass Owl by Shou-I... read more »

Crossing Borders 2018 Kick-Off in Taipei

Crossing Borders is very excited to be in Taiwan for the very first time with a great group of participants, fabulous trainers and our wonderful team at National Geographic! Thank you to our funders Ministry of Culture Taiwan and Creative Europe.... read more »

Upcoming Screenings for CB Film Among Wolves

Among Wolves by director/producer Shawn Convey is on a roll: the film has played 18 festivals on 4 continents and counting, won 5 awards (including Best Documentary, Best Director, The Hernandez/Bayliss Prize--Triumph of the Human... read more »

Crossing Borders project “Mirror Mirror on the Wall” wins Wicker's World Foundation Top Prize

We are proud to announce that for the second year in a row, the Whickers Film & TV Funding Award goes to a Crossing Borders project ! The £80,000 cash prize aimed at young filmmakers looking to make their first full length documentary,... read more »

Amal wins Youth Jury Prize @Sheffield Doc/Fest

We are happy to announce that Amal by Mohamed Siam (MENA Program 2014) is amongst the award winners of the 25th edition of Sheffield Doc/Fest. The film received the Youth Jury Award - congratulations! About the film: In Amal,... read more »