Short Course Study Abroad
Spring 2018 course and trip information will be released shortly.
The Business of Documentary
Sunny Side of the Doc Film Festival
La Rochelle, France: June 18 - 23, 2017
What to expect:
- Register and complete MACS 364 (2nd 8-week Spring 2017 class)
- Attend Sunny Side of the Doc Film Festival in La Rochelle, France (June 18 - 23, 2017)
- Intern as a Documentary Producer at IPM to help create documentaries (Fall 2017)
- Attend Sunny Side of the Doc Film Festival (June 18 - 23, 2017)
- Hotel Kyriad La Rochelle Centre
- Course Fee TBD
- Study Abroad Scholarship
Post-Trip Internship at Illinois Public Media (IPM):
- IPM is looking for motivated students to help produce documentaries.
About Sunny Side of the Doc - La Rochelle, France - 2017
With 2,000 delegates from 53 countries in attendance, the 27th edition of the international linear and interactive documentary market was a record-breaking year.
This is the place where the internation documentary sector gathers over four days to sell or buy projects and programmes, and to find partners. Challenging and thought-provoking conference sessions, pitch competitions with prizes, presentations by broadcasters from around the world, screenings and special events, all in a large exhibition and conference venue Espace Encan on the harbour side of La Rochelle.
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