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Doc Week to run alongside Edinburgh International Film Festival in June

The Scottish Documentary Institute and Initialize Films have announced the launch of Doc Week (June 15-20, 2010) which will run alongside the Edinburgh International Film Festival (June 16-27, 2010) for the first time.
April 7, 2010

The Scottish Documentary Institute and Initialize Films have announced the launch of Doc Week (June 15-20, 2010) which will run alongside the Edinburgh International Film Festival (June 16-27, 2010) for the first time. Doc Week will feature such components as the annual Edinburgh Pitch, documentary case studies, ‘Doc in Progress’ consultancies, the Docs 360 Pitch and opportunities for meetings and briefings with documentary experts, sales agents, distributors, and producers. The Edinburgh pitch takes place from June 15-17, and already has Doris Hepp, ZDF-Arte (Germany); Greg Sanderson, BBC Storyville (UK); Simon Kilmurry, POV (USA); Autlook Filmsales (Austria) and Scottish Screen (UK) confirmed to take part. The deadline to submit projects for The Edinburgh Pitch & Doc in Progress is May 10. For more info, visit www.docscene.org/docweek.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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