23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival [24/6 – 4/7/2021]
Present your podcast at the new podcast competition section of the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival
Submissions are now open
Extension of submission deadline
We would like to inform you that the submission process for the Podcast Competition section of the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival is extended until Monday, May 17, 2021 at 17:00 EEST, due to a delay created by the measures taken for COVID-19.
It is with great pleasure that the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival invites podcasters from Greece and abroad to submit their podcasts for the new podcast competition section.
Following the success of the workshops and the open discussion with the participation of top podcasters from Greece and abroad and the enthusiastic reaction of the audience, the podcast section of the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival moves to the next phase. The Festival is one of the first to incorporate podcasts, the digital files that have taken over the world, to its program. The podcasts that will be selected, will be presented during the summer and hybrid edition of the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, from June 24 to July 4, 2021.
The podcast competition section of the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival is divided into two subsections: One for Greek-language podcasts and one for English-language podcasts. In each subsection, an award (cash prize of 2,000 euros) will be bestowed from a jury composed of renowned audiovisual professionals.
For the podcasts to be considered eligible to participate in the podcast competition section of the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, they should be presented at the Festival at a world premiere and until the end of the Festival (on July 5, 2021) they should not be uploaded on any platform, whether it is publicly accessible or requires a subscription.
In the podcast competition section of the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival are eligible to participate:
In case the podcast submitted is part of a podcast series, it should make its world premiere at the 23rd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival.
The podcasts must be 20-60 minutes in length.
Τhe deadline for podcast submissions is May 14, 2021 at 17:00 EEST (GMT+3).