East Silver doc market calls for submissions

Submissions are now open for the East Silver Videolibrary in March and the 10th annual East Silver Market in October.
December 13, 2012

Organizers of the Eastern and Central European documentary market East Silver have put out a call for submissions.

The 10th annual event, which presents about 270 films from more than 29 countries in the region, is open to completed docs from, or related to, the Central and Eastern European region produced after January 1, 2012 that were not previously submitted for East Silver.

Entries must be submitted by January 11 via an online entry form. The films will be considered for the East Silver Videolibrary, held during East Doc Platform on March 4 to 10 in Prague, Czech Republic and the 10th annual East Silver Market October 23 to 28 in Jihlava. The submissions will also be valid for the 17th Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival.

The regular deadline for the 10th East Silver Market in Jihlava and 17th Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival is June 30, 2013.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.