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Docs in Thessaloniki/Pitching Forum 2007

Open Pitching Sessions: Αt «Pavlos Zanas» , Olympion- Saturday, 24 March, 10.00-14.00/ Sunday, 25 March, 10.00-12.00.

The Pitching Forum 2007 is organized by EDN and the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival- Images of the 21st Century with the support of the EU MEDIA Programme. This annual workshop includes the development and pitching of new documentary projects from around the world through intense training sessions for the participants and open pitching sessions that welcome all festival guests.

The pitching projects:

Break Hit Produced by Carole Mangold, Idee Originale, France
Directed by Denis Ramos & Jerome Decol

LABYRINTH - Seeking a Passage
Produced by Zoe Kanellopoulou, Future Productions, Greece
Directed by Mihalis Galanakis

Aphocalypse Now Produced by Boris Miti?, Dribbling Pictures, Serbia
Directed by Boris Mitic

Russia's Pepsi Generation
Produced by Rachel Wexler, Bungalow Town Productions, UK &
Robin Hessman, Red Square Productions, US
Directed by Robin Hessman, USA

Marathon Mysteries
Produced by Paul Anastasi, Max Productions S.A, Greece
Directed by Chris Hunt, UK

SIX Produced by Andre Bos, Armadillo Film, The Netherlands
Directed by Elizabeth Rocha Salgado

Produced by Haris Padouvas & Photini Economopoulou, Cinegram S.A., Greece
Directed by Anneta Papathanassiou
It's Not My Story  Produced by Maria Ramstrom & Malin Korkeasalo, Sweden
Directed by Maria Ramstrom & Malin Korkeasalo

Dividing Walls
Produced by Sandro D. Araujo, Muzzak Productions & Animacroma, Portugal
Directed by Sandro D. Araujo

The Ivory Face  Produced by Amalia Carandini, Doc Art s.r.l., Italy
Directed by Adolfo Conti

Flax Men Produced by Mark Daems, Associate Directors, Belgium
Directed by Jan Lapeire

Comrade Couture Produced by Marco Wilms, Germany
Directed by Marco Wilms

The Crash Produced by Albena Shkodrova, BIRN, Bulgaria
Directed by Lode Desmet

The Shelter Produced by Anna-Maria Kantarius, Pausefilm, Denmark
Directed by Lise Birk Pedersen

GUGARA Produced by Agnieszka Janowska, Centralafilm, Poland
Directed by J. Nag?owski & A. Dybczak

The Chinese Are Coming
Produced by Janneke Doolaard, Eyeworks Egmond Documentary, The Netherlands
Directed by Harrie Timmermans

Elite Underground Produced by Anita Juka, 4 FILM Ltd, Croatia
Directed by Goran Rukavina

PRAHOVO - Las Vegas
Produced by Dragan S. Nikolic & Jovana Nikolic, Prababa Production, Serbia
Directed by Dragan Nikolic

Backstage in China
Produced by Boris Jordan­Mirchev & Dylan Williams, Gravity Film & Media, Sweden
Directed by Ryszard Solarz

Martyrogio Produced by Alex Boubouridis & Argyris Tsepelikas, Greece
Directed by Argyris Tsepelikas

Bread Made of Iron  Produced by Dzemal Sabic, Bosnia
Directed by Dzemal Sabic

Υπεύθυνοι Ανάθεσης/ Commissioning Editors:
Flora Gregory, Aljazeera English, UK, Αγγλία
Elisabeth Hulten, ARTE, France, Γαλλία
Claire Aguilar, ITVS, USA, Αμερική
Kathrin Brinkmann, ZDF/ARTE, Germany, Γερμανία
Michalis Lycoudis, ERT, Greece, Ελλάδα
Wim Van Rompaey, Lichtpunt, Belgium, Βέλγιο
Greg Sanderson, Storyville/BBC, UK, Αγγλία
Jenny Westergard, YLE FST, Finland, Φιλανδία
Marje Jurtshenko, ETV, Estonia, Εσθονία
Michael Burns, The Documentary Channel, Canada, Καναδάς
Vera Bonnier, SVT, Sweden, Σουηδία
Philippe Van Meerbeeck, VRT, Belgium, Βέλγιο
Inigo Trojaola, Documentaries Canal + Madrid, Spain, Ισπανία

About EDN:
EDN is a member-based organisation for professionals working with documentary film and television. EDN supports, stimulates and creates networks within the documentary sector in Europe. EDN provides documentary consulting and informs about possibilities for funding, financing, development, co-production, distribution and collaboration across borders. Members receive the EDN TV GUIDE, six issues of DOX Magazine yearly together with additional access to www.edn.dk.

The European Documentary Network is organizing the seminar Docs Go Digital as part of the Pitching Forum 2007.