Programme // ANIDOX:LAB


Module 1: 14 - 16 May 2019

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

14 – 16 May 2019

The Danish Film institute, Copenhagen, Denmark
Boost, Helsingborg, Sweden

The Seminar will takes place both at the Film Workshop at DFI Copenhagen and at Boost, in Helsingborg. This two day seminar focused on forming new collaborations and supporting the individual project development, on ’shaping a visual story’: Documentary language and introducing new platforms both for production and distribution. Participating filmmakers are expected to present a project concept including visuals. One on one as well as group sessions will be arranged with consultants and tutors, while some of the events will be open to the public. We will establish the range of possibilities of animated documentaries, introducing new methods and approaches to broaden the horizons and inspire.  In collaboration with DFI, film i skåne and BoostHbg.

Day 1: Meetings, introductions, project presentations. Masterclass & consultation sessions
Focus:  animated doc and the collaborative process

Day 2: Inspirations, production and planning. Masterclass & workshop
Focus: storytelling challenges and emerging media/VR

Tutors and guest lecturers:

  • Uri Kranot – Filmmaker,  ANIDOX:LAB Tutor
  • Erik Gandini – Film director, producer, FASAD.
  • Ane Mandrup Pedersen – Head of the Production & Developing Unit for Short & Documentary Film at The Danish Film Institute
  • Cecilia Lidin – Danish Film Institute Film commissioner
  • Hans Frederik Jacobsen – Script writer,  Programmer CPH:DOX


Module 2: August 12th – 16th 2019

Creative Workshop:  ’Hands-on’ VIZ LAB

August 12th – 16th 2019

The Animation Workshop, Viborg, Denmark.

During this longer workshop period, participants are ‘attached’ to visual artists/animators (VIZ Lab artist) who will help create visual foundations in preparation for a project pitch-trailer (2 min.). In order to make the most of these unique opportunities, participants are required to bring their visual materials, sound and research. They will receive also consultation on the other various aspects of their project, according to their needs – from story to art direction, structure and production and with a special focus on pitching.

Tutors, panel members and guest lecturers:

  • Uri Kranot – Filmmaker, ANIDOX:LAB tutor.
  • Abigail Addison – Producer and director of Animate projects, UK.
  • Juan Pablo Libossart – Documentary Film commissioner, Swedish Film Institute.
  • Lawrence Marvit  – Art director and designer.
  • Hans Frederik Jacobsen – Script consultant and Programmer CPH:DOX.
  • Amalie Olesen – Playwright and story consultant.


Nordisk Panorama, Malmö, Sweden: September 2018

Animateka, Ljubljana, Slovenia: December 2018

CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, Denmark: March 2019

MiradasDoc., Tenerife, Spain: June 2019

Viborg Animation Festival, Denmark: September 2019