Seize the Future – Master Workshop on Funding, Marketing and Distribution of Independent Films

After the sold-out premier workshop in London, Sheffield Doc/Fest and the Scottish Documentary Institute are bringing Seize the Future to Edinburgh.

Sheffield Doc/Fest is now inviting applications for this special 2 -day Master Workshop on Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th March 2011.

This course is designed for independent filmmakers and artists determined to get their work seen widely, create social impact, and earn a living in the digital age. 

Leading distribution strategist and President of Paradigm Consulting Peter Broderick, and Sandi DuBowski of Trembling Before G-d, A Jihad for Love, and Budrus and Outreach Director for The Good Pitch, will co-present this workshop.

The workshop will feature multi-media presentations, breakout groups, and interactive sessions. There will be networking opportunities during coffee breaks, lunch, and throughout the workshop. Everyone will have a chance to connect and lay the groundwork for future collaborations.

The workshop fee includes lunch and drinks:

EARLY BIRD RATE (Applications before January 31st 2011) - £100 
STANDARD RATE (Applications up until March 4th 2011) - £150

To apply please send a short proposal for a project you would like to work with at the workshop, along with a brief CV or bio, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the dates above. Film projects can be factual or fiction, in any genre, and be designed for any platform.

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