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

European VOD Meetings, Palma de Majorque, Baléares, (28-30/07/2021): submission closed.

ACE 31: training programme for kids film experienced producers. Submission closed.

- 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.

EAVE Producers Workshop 2022: deadline 23/08/2021.

- Development programme CPH:LAB: call for projects for the 2021/2022 reflecting the desire for social & environmental transformations until 6/07/2021.

- ACE SERIES SPECIAL (6–11/12/2021, Brussels, Belgium, with sessions online before and after): workshop for experienced producers who want to produce TV drama series for an international audience. Application until 01/07/2021.

- IDFAcademy during IDFA: Accreditation deadline on 1/09/2021.

- Astra Film Lab (6-12/09/2021, Sibiu, Romania): doc project submission until 15/07/2021 developped by European producers.


Closed Applications:


NEXT WAVE 2021: a 9-month professional training programme focused on 21st-century film market.

EAVE+ offers 15 producers the opportunity to discuss their company structures and management practices together with high-profile industry experts during 4 days to tackle the business side of running a film company.


French data base of training programmesHOW TO MAKE A TEASER? Editing and post-production workshop (20-27/05/2021): registration.

The Art of Pitching: Erich Pommer Institut's online training programme. Submission closed.

DOCS BARCELONA INDUSTRY (18-28/05/2021): doc rough cut submission closed 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 closed.

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

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 plus: sustainable companies submission until 22/06/2021.

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.