Workshop for Documentary Production
Since the launching of the Festival, Aegeandocs has been organizing seminars, workshops and public lectures aimed at the audience for the European Audiovisual Works.
The forefront of these efforts is the creation of a Documentary School, with target group the t non-professional filmmakers of all ages, but also embraces the School System: from High Schools and Lifelong Learning Schools up to the University.
The School Make your Own Film, enthusiastically adopted by the Region of North Aegean which commissioned the organization at StoryDoc and funded it through the Regional Fund. The battalion took over in 2015-16 the Municipality of Lesvos and it kept it until 2017. This year, all the organizational and financial weight was taken up by StoryDoc.
In 6 years of its operation the School produced 24 films. 12 films were screened in Parliament -TV, the ones that had the subject on the refugee crisis, while 10 were released at the Festival on DVD.
The main target group is students and alumni of the Culture Department of Aegean University. 450 young filmmakers are the graduates so far.
The films wich produced in the workshops
City with disabilities: https://vimeo.com/295206971
Winds of Freedom: https://vimeo.com/293713397
Mesotopos of carnival: https://vimeo.com/295119774
It's Never too Late: https://vimeo.com/286074797
Relegion Lesson: https://vimeo.com/292997237
The Road to School: https://vimeo.com/238735479
Why Dad: https://vimeo.com/295172178
Human, my child, is like water: https://vimeo.com/228470808
People from other places: https://vimeo.com/295798379
Hope doesn't Fade: https://vimeo.com/292458701
A fistful of Freedom: https://vimeo.com/234832311
Talking About Schools: https://vimeo.com/235702204
My Angel: https://vimeo.com/235703339
A worry in our life: https://vimeo.com/295334970
Let's Play: https://vimeo.com/315237562
Mother of memories: https://vimeo.com/295025289
Υellow Μud: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lpqPgj6LOW8
The Lagoon of Aristoteli: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OyYqLlV5M-k
Everyday Same Day: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Yoq-VIYuSk
Hip - Hop, Culture and Love: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yjl0n63RhBo
The Talanto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptbAsmlFMFo
Every year, after a public call, up to 100 participants are selected. The School offer a series three-days intensive seminars in sitou. The educational objective is basic elements of the art of making documentary and cinematic techniques. Plus in cooperation with the University of the Aegean, Department of Cultural Technology, the School organizes 6 weekly four-hour lessons for the history, theory and technique of the documentary. The participants develop their ideas with 10 experienced tutors. Equipment for filming and post production support offered for free by StoryDoc, the producer of the workshop.