ADAMI Media Prize and Pitch the Doc Begin Professional Seminar on Online Pitching in Kyiv

• 27.07.2021

On July 27-30, filmmakers from Ukraine, Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Moldova and Belarus gather for four days at the studios of FILM.UA Group in Kyiv. Participants will develop new pitching strategies for marketing their documentary film projects to international decision makers via online platforms and networks. 

An international jury selected the film projects based on their cinematographic potential and cultural diversity content. Workshop participants will be tutored by top notch experts in the field. They will also engage in online masterclasses by Vitali Manski (Putin’s Witnesses), Heleen Gerritsen (goEast Festival, Wiesbaden) and Agnieszka Rostropowicz-Rutkowska (Fine Day Promotion). 

The ADAMI Media Prize for Cultural Diversity in Eastern Europe promotes and honours outstanding television and internet productions that address cultural diversity on national, ethnic and religious minorities in the EU Eastern Partnership countries. ADAMI aims to increase coverage and raise professional media interest on intercultural issues in the EaP countries. ADAMI Media Prize competitions, workshops and educational events are open to all broadcasters and audio-visual media producers, journalists and filmmakers in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine.

Pitch the Doc is a platform for continuous presentation and increasing the international recognition of curated documentary films projects at all production stages on any topic and from any country. Pitch the Doc uses international pitching standards and offers a range of useful features for industry professionals, allowing production packages to remain updated and accessible to decision makers globally. 

FILM.UA Group is a media group creating and distributing content and also providing a full range of services in these fields. Brands and companies under a single management structure are the leaders of Ukrainian creative industry and successfully work at the global market.