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April 2012

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Filmkontakt Nord in Oberhausen

FkN's Jing Haase is attending International Short Film Festival Oberhausen 27-30 April. The German festival is the world's oldest short film festival and this year's edition is the 58th.

FkN is present in Oberhausen to expand the international network, promote Nordisk Panorama - 5 Cities Film Festival and the new films available at Nordisk Panorama Market Online, FkN's online streaming service aimed at international tv-buyers, sales agents, distributors and festival programmers.

To set up a meeting with Jing, send her an email or contact her at +45 3132 0212.

Nordic Delegation at Hot Docs

It will be hard to miss the Nordics at Hot Docs, North America's premier documentary festival, market and conference, taking place in Toronto, Canada, 26 April-6 May 2012.

Filmkontakt Nord has coordinated a delegation of documentary professionals from the five Nordic countries who will be attending different parts of the event. Thus, there should be a good chance of meeting some of us at either the screenings, the International Co-Production Day, the Hot Docs Forum and around. Meet the Nordic Delegation at the International Co-Production Day 30 April 15:45-16:45.

Managing Director Katrine Kiilgaard and Nordisk Forum Manager Christina Jul Gregersen will be present at the festival 28 April-4 May. To set up a meeting with Katrine, send her an email or call her at +45 2042 4529. To set up a meeting with Christina, send her an email or contact her at +45 6131 8539.

See the Nordic Delegation here and check out the Nordic films and projects in the Official Selection here.

Call for Nordisk Panorama
The final deadline for submission to this year's Nordisk Panorama - 5 Cities Film Festival, taking place in Oulu, Finland, is coming up 15 May for films completed in 2012.

If you haven't already submitted your film, now's the time to do it! And remember that Nordisk Panorama - 5 Cities Film Festival is a qualifying festival for the ACADEMY AWARDS® short film category.

Check out Nordisk Panorama's website and submit your film here.

Call for Projects for Nordisk Forum
Submission of projects to this year's Nordisk Forum for Co-financing of Documentaries is now open. Nordisk Forum is the main funding event for professionals involved in the Nordic documentary community, taking place during Nordisk Panorama, this year in Oulu, Finland. Check out the guidelines and make sure you have everything ready and shipped by the deadline 8 June. The deadline for accreditation to Nordisk Forum is 1 August.

8 June 2012: Submission of projects
1 August 2012:

Nordic Producers at Sunny Side of the Doc 2012
Partnering with EDN, Filmkontakt Nord is co-ordinating the Nordic delegation to Sunny Side of the Doc in France, securing Nordic film professionals value-for-money access. Get a unique opportunity to join Sunny Side of the Doc's worldwide network! Read more here.