SUNNY SIDE is the international marketplace dedicated to documentary & specialist factual content, that brings together each year broadcasters, distributors, decision makers, documentary filmmakers and producers from around the world over 4 days to sell or buy projects and programs, and to find partners. For 28 years, Sunny Side of the Doc has opened up unique opportunities for all 2,000+ professionals from 60 countries to foster creative and financial collaborations, follow the latest industry trends, pitch new unscripted and non-fiction concepts, make new connections, gain insights on the most recent factual initiatives and get unprecedented access to emerging territories and talents in factual: Asia Pacific, the Americas, Middle East and Africa.
WHO CAN APPLY?
Creative BC will accept applications from BC resident documentary producers. Priority will be given to producers who have, at a minimum, one produced documentary credit and have a slate of projects in development, production or for distribution that are suitable for seeking international partners. Creative BC will be able to provide travel support for up to three BC residents in total. Creative BC will provide 50% of final eligible travel costs up to a maximum of $2,000 to offset market registration, travel and accommodation costs. Only one producer per company or project may apply.
HOW DO I APPLY?
The guidelines to the Passport to Markets program are available on the Creative BC website.
Applications will be reviewed competitively and producers will be notified via email of funding decisions.
Creative BC deadline: June 10, 2019