Creating a Character-Driven Documentary with Daniel Cross
Offered in partnership with Film Training Manitoba and DOC Manitoba.
Documentary filmmaker Daniel Cross shows Manitoba-based content creators the essentials of making a documentary film. Using a combination of lecture, case-studies and in-class coaching, David will teach the key requirements of developing a successful documentary project. Participants will learn about creative and finance requirements of documentary filmmaking.
Over two days participants will learn:
- How to write treatments, synopses, director statements, loglines, and backgrounders.
- Where to find financing for documentaries
- How to pitch
- How to follow up with funders
DOC members receive a discount when registering for this training session.
Participants are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing during the session.
Daniel Cross is a multi-disciplined award-winning documentary filmmaker with a long history of directing and producing theatrical documentaries and exploring new media documentary approaches.