VERZIÓ Film Festival Budapest: Film critics workshop // DocLab workshop // Call for the student jury


Dear partners, colleagues and friends, We are proud and delighted to share with you the news of the new calls of the Verzió Documentary Film Festival. Applications are open to documentary filmmakers and film critics at workshops offering expert tutoring as well as university students wishing to be part of this year’s student jury.

Check out our calls below, and please spread the news if you know anyone who would be interested.

The workshops will take place within the framework of the 19th Verzió International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival (November 8-20, 2022) in Budapest, Hungary.

Call for applications: Verzió Young Documentary Film Critics Workshop

Verzió is accepting applications for its first workshop for young film critics, to be held November 8-12, 2022 in Budapest, Hungary. The workshop is open to aspiring and early-career film critics and journalists who will participate in an intensive program of writing under the guidance of international tutors. The workshop will focus on writing about documentary cinema.

Tutors: Pamela Cohn, Daniella Shreir, Zsolt Gyenge

Deadline: September 16, 2022.

For more information please visit the website.

Call for applications: DocLab workshop

The 7th Verzió DocLab is an intensive 4-day workshop for directors, writers and editors, taking place in Budapest, from November 9-12, 2022. This year the focus is on developing and editing stories. With guidance from international mentors, you will work on the story of your documentary project and edit a festival trailer or selected scene to present to an audience of festival programmers, sales agents and producers upon completion. of the workshop.

Mentors: Tue Steen Müller, Michael Seeber, Brigitta Bacskai, Diana Toucedo

Deadline: September 26, 2022

For more information please visit the website.

Apply to the DocLab workshop

Open call for the student jury at the 19th Verzió

19th Verzió invites university students to be part of the student jury and reward the best film in the international competition.

To apply, send your short documentary film review to This email address is protected from spam. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.along with your biography and cover letter.

Deadline: September 25, 2022


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