Call for Applications for UnionDocs Collaborative Studio and Summer Documentary Intensive

Applications are now open for UnionDocs' 5-week SUMMER DOCUMENTARY INTENSIVE and 10-month COLLABORATIVE STUDIOWatch these videos and see which program is right for you, then send in your best work before the early deadline of March 4th.

The UnionDocs Summer Documentary Intensive is a 5-week program for a select group of emerging filmmakers from the US and abroad. Based in one of NYC’s most exciting neighborhoods, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the program explores contemporary approaches to documentary film, offers a stronger understanding of the best practices and business of production, and helps to develop the foundation of your independent project. The program consists of screenings, seminar discussions, professional development sessions, critique, mentorship, many guest artist and industry professionals master classes and weekly visits to relevant sites around New York City. 

The UnionDocs Collaborative Studio (CoLAB) is a 10-month program for a select group of media artists from the US and abroad. Also based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, CoLAB offers a platform for exploring contemporary approaches to the documentary arts and a process for developing an innovative collaborative project. The program consists of weekly production meetings, seminars, screenings and other public programs, along with regular masterclasses and critiques with visiting artists.
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