Doc Day 2021

Organized by Cannes Docs - Marché du Film, in association with L’Œil d’or - Documentary Award, the CNC, UniFrance & ACID.


Tuesday 13 July 2021

10:00 — 12:00 : Main stage - Marché du Film (Lérins)

• Opening words Marché du Film - Festival de Cannes, L’Œil d’or - Documentary Award, CNC - Centre national du cinéma et de l’image animée.
• Contemporary Youth Rising Up & Taking Action. Docs for Change. Filmmaker Flore Vasseur (Bigger Than Us, Official Selection, Special Screening, Festival de Cannes 2021), in conversation with Laëtitia Moreau, Author, Filmmaker, President of LaScam 2019-2021
• Women Doc Filmmakers in the A-List Film Festival Circle. With filmmaker Salomé Jashi (Taming the Garden, 2021, The Dazzling Light of Sunset, 2016), editor Yaël Bitton (Invisible Demons, by Rahul Jain, Official Selection, Special Screening, Festival de Cannes 2021), and producer Paula Vaccaro (Sumercé, 2019, Uncle Howard, 2016). Moderated by Biljana Tutorov, Program Director, CIRCLE Women Doc Accelerator.

15:00 — 17:00 : Main stage - Marché du Film (Lérins)

• Special Address from the International Coalition for Filmmakers at Risk (ICFR). By Marjan van der Haar, Managing Director, International Film Festival Rotterdam, Co-Founding Partner of ICFR.
• A Conversation with Ezra Edelman President of the 2021 L’Œil d’or - Documentary Award. Jury Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ezra Edelman (O.J.: Made in America, 2016), in conversation with Joslyn Barnes, Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer & Producer, Louverture Films.
• Docs-Only Cinemas – No Way?… Yes Way! First-Hand Accounts from DocXchange, the Documentary Exhibitors Collective. With speakers Dale Dobson (Maysles Documentary Center, New-York), Chris McDonald (Hot Docs Cinema, Toronto), Camilla Toschi (Cinema La Compagnia, Florence) and Elizabeth Wood (Bertha DocHouse, London). Moderated by Daniela Elstner, Executive Director, UniFrance.

20:15 — 22:00 : Cinéma les Arcades

• Closing screening. Vedette, by Claudine Bories & Patrice Chagnard, 100’ l France l 2021 l Produced by Les Films du Parotier & New Story. Selected at ACID Cannes 2021

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