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Submit Film

We would like to inform you that we have introduced a handling fee of 15 euro due to increased interest in film submissions.

You will be asked to make the payment at the end of the new film submission form.

If the film you are submitting has been screened at one of the Doc Alliance festivals (CPH:DOX, Doclisboa, Docs Against Gravity FF, DOK Leipzig, FIDMarseille, Jihlava IDFF and Visions du Réel), please contact us at submissions@dafilms.com. Your film will be automatically accepted and you will receive a code to submit your film for free.


Please note that submitting your film to www.dafilms.com does not mean you are submitting it to the seven Doc Alliance festivals. That needs to be done with each festival separately. Please see links to each festival website at section PARTNERS.

SELECTION CRITERIA

Very important feature of the Doc Alliance Films portal is its selectivity and dramaturgic profile that supports the diversity of documentary genre. Doc Alliance Films portal has been searching for creative documentaries which stand out because of their original and innovative narrative styles and points of view. The attention is paid not only to works by established masters; however the accent is also on documentaries by newcomers.

You are very welcome to submit your own film online by using our online entry form.

To complete the registration of your film after filling the entry form, please send us a link where we can stream your film to submissions@dafilms.com or send us a copy of your film on DVD to our Prague’s office:

Doc Alliance Films
Jana Ptáčková
Vodičkova 36
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

You will be informed whether your film has been selected for Doc Alliance Films by email within one month after delivery of your film. Once your film is selected for our portal we will contact you in order to negotiate the licensing and further requisites.

If you have any additional questions, please contact us on info@dafilms.com.



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On Sunday, August 7, young director Zaynê Akyol became the 9th winner of the unique Doc Alliance Selection Award that is awarded since 2008 by the international Doc Alliance platform. The Kurdish director based in Canada received the award during an award ceremony at Locarno IFF. Along with the award, the filmmaker also received financial support of 5.000 euro for her future film.

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Doc Alliance Selection Award 2016: Fresh Documentary Talents at the Upcoming Ninth DAS Awards

Doc Alliance Selection Award 2016: Fresh Documentary Talents at the Upcoming Ninth DAS Awards

Ever since 2008, Doc Alliance has been organising an international award intended especially for first-time directors. The Doc Alliance Selection Award helps up-and-coming filmmaking talents to put their name on the documentary map, providing a prize of EUR 5,000 to support their future projects. In 2016, Doc Alliance again nominated 7 outstanding films that will be vying for the 9th annual Doc Alliance Selection Award. The name of the winning title will be announced on August 7, 2016 during an official ceremony at the Locarno International Film Festival.

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- 13.6.2016 -

15 documentary festival hits in the second edition of KineDok

15 documentary festival hits in the second edition of KineDok

Last year saw the launch and pilot edition of KineDok, a unique international project presenting the screenings of creative documentary films enhanced by the debates with the authors of the films and various experts and by other interesting accompanying events. In 2016, this project, organized by the Institute of Documentary Film, offers 15 more European documentaries and brings site specific screenings also to the new audiences in Poland and Norway. Within the Czech Republic, the fans of creative documentaries have a chance to visit more than 150 screenings at at least 25 diverse places and explore current Czech and European documentary production.

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- 9.5.2016 -

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