The XVIII Lau Haizetara Documentary Co-production Forum will take place on 19, 20 and 21 September 2022 within the framework of the 70th San Sebastian International Film Festival. This forum is organised by IBAIA (Association of Independent Audiovisual Producers of the Basque Country) in collaboration with the San Sebastian Film Festival.
From among the total number of registered projects, fourteen will be selected to be presented before potential funders and experts from the audiovisual and cinema sectors. They will also hold one-on-one meetings with them.
New this year, and thanks to the agreement with ELKARGI, the projects submitted will also have the chance to compete for the IBAIA-ELKARGI prize, worth 5,000 euros, for the production company or producer. The Panel of Commissioning Editors, acting as the jury, will choosethe winning project based on their assessment of presentation, originality, treatment anddissemination potential.
Until June 27 documentary producers interested in participating will be able to register through the forum’s website. Those selected will be announced in July.
All the information regarding the open call and the registration process can be found on the forum’s website: http://www.ibaia.org/en/forum/ .