Windrose recommends you a selection of training programmes:


- Close-up, a coproduction training programme for filmmakers from the Middle East and North Africa.

- Catapult Research Grant for nonfiction films and filmmakers: $10,000 grant plus six months of mentorship and professional development to five filmmakers in the early conception and research phase of developing a new film idea.

- Cinekid Script LAB (10/2021 at Cinekid and Berlinale 22): children's project submission until 01/06/2021. Script-writing training for authors.

- EUREKA SERIES: 14 weeks training programme for European script-writers and producers. Submission until 14/05/2021.

- ACE 31: training programme for kids film experienced producers. Submission until 03/05/2021.

HOW TO MAKE A TEASER? Editing and post-production workshop (20-27/05/2021): registration.

- DOCS BARCELONA INDUSTRY (18-28/05/2021): doc rough cut submission until 26/04/2021 for artistic consultancy.

Ex Oriente Film workshop 2021: Creative feature-length documentary projects and docuseries in development and production, challenging genres, format and media boundaries are welcome to apply for free to the  submission until 23/04/2021.

- EURODOC CORSICA WORKSHOP (7-12/05/2021): application for producers and filmmakers from Corsica, Balearic Island, Italian & Portuguese Islands for documentary project development until 14/04/2021.


Closed Applications:


EMERGING PRODUCERS workshop (25-29/10/2021 in Jihlava, Czech Republic and 02/2022 in Berlin, Germany): applications for training of European documentary film producers closed.

Training for young professionals at La Poudrière (19/04-2/07/21): script writing for a TV film adapted from a children's book and development of a concept for a TV series or web series. Submission closed.

CIRCLE 2021documentary project in any stage of production directed/produced by a woman submission closed.

Camp 4Science online Workshop (27/04-02/05/2021): science documentary project submission closed.

ESoDoc - European Social Documentary: project submission closed.

- SeriesLab: fiction series development training application closed.

- SERIES' WOMEN: coaching for female producers submission closed.

- TorinoFilmLab: feature film or TV series at early stage of developpment application closed.

- dok.incubator is a training programme for editors, directors and producers to a six–month long workshop, focused on filmmakers’ professional development: application closed.

- CIRCLE Women Doc Accelerator 2021: applications closed.

- IDFAcademy Summer school, 07/2020 and IDFAcademy: applications closed.

Eurodoc: applications closed.

Rotterdam Lab (25/01-05/02/2021): submission closed.

Documentary Campus Masterschool (2021): film project submission closed.

- FIFDH IMPACT DAY (January and March 2021, Geneva, Switzerland): for training and networking with filmmakers and changemakers for a long-lasting positive change in our society, documentary on human rights or social justice submission closed.

IDFA Project Space: film project submission for a wide range of guidance and mentorship activities throughout the year from 29/06/2020. 

EAVE marketing workshop: applications closed.

EAVE producers workshopapplications closed.

Human Rights Film Festival - Climate Story Lab (6-9/10/2020, Berlin, Germany): film project submission on climate change closed.

Résidence d'écriture film documentaire de création (2-16/09/2020, Tlemcen, Algérie): film project submission closed.

- CPH:LAB: doc projects submissions closed.

- ACE: training for producers to set up an international coproduction, submission closed.

- School of Film Advancement (SOFA): film project development workshops, submission closed.

- DOCMONTEVIDEO : Latin American film development training, submission closed.