Module 1: 6 – 8 April 2020
The Danish Film institute, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Seminar: Introduction to Animated documentary, technology, techniques and forming new collaborations.

Module 2: 10 – 14 August 2020
The Animation Workshop, Viborg, Denmark.Creative Workshop:

Project Development – Visual storytelling and New Documentary Filmmaking practices.
’Hands-on’ sessions with animation artists and final pitching & feedback session with top industry professionals

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(Applications for ANIDOX:LAB 2021 will open in November 2020)
ANIDOX:LAB is The Animation Workshop / VIA University College’s animation documentary professional training programme in partnership with the Danish Film Institute, the Swedish Film institute, Viken Filmsenter, CPH:DOX, Nordisk Panorama and Documentary Campus. With support from the Nordic Culture Fond. It is a laboratory, during which we bring together documentarians and animation directors, artists and creative producers to maximize their capacity and cultivate new skills, develop their respective projects, and expand their international networks for creative research while facilitating new collaborations.
The lab is 2 sessions of professional seminars which take place in Denmark (Copenhagen and Viborg), 2 group sessions taking place online – as well as individual tailor-made online consultations. ANIDOX:LAB uniquely addresses visual storytelling in emerging media. We focus on collaborative process, matchmaking, reaching audiences and new frameworksThe coaching seminars and creative workshops are designed to progress from fine- tuning an initial idea, through visual and narrative development, to a pitch package and a teaser/trailer. Select participating ANIDOX:LAB projects have the opportunity to showcase their work at various prestigious international events and festivals.

We are targeting documentary creatives, directors, producers and professionals with an animated documentary project in development. Duos are encouraged to apply as well as artists working in cross media, hybrid forms and new technologies.

(Applications for ANIDOX:LAB 2021 will open in November 2020)

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