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FIPADOC International Documentary Festival

FIPADOC
14, rue Alexandre Parodi
75010 Paris
France
phone +33-1-44 89 99 99
fax +33-1-44 89 99 60
https://www.fipadoc.com/
email: contact@fipadoc.com

Artistic Director / Contact for German Entries
Mr. François Sauvagnargues

Year of Foundation 1987

Event Date from 22 January 2019 till 27 January 2019

in Biarritz, France

International Competition

Sections 6 competition sections: Drama (TV movies and mini-series- max 4 episodes), Series, Creative Documentaries, Reportages and Investigation, Performing Arts, Smart Fip@ (transmedia programs)

Fipa Industry: the new market place of FIPA aims at fostering and increasing meeting, business and networking

Category Documentary, TV Movie, Mini-Series

Terms of Entry audiovisual programs made for TV (drama-series-documentary-reportage-performing art) completed within the 12 months preceding the festival. Priority is given to world and international premieres in the competitive section. Submission format: DVD or video link.

Genre Drama

Subtitles English subtitles recommended French subtitles recommended

Format 16 mm, 35 mm, Beta SP PAL, DigiBeta PAL

Registration Deadline 09 November 2018

Fees Transmedia programs: 60 Euro excl. tax; TV drama – Documentary-Reportage-Performing Art: 80 Euro excl. tax; Series: 100 Euro excl. tax

Attendance Figures 24,000

Participants of the Film Industry 2000

Prizes/Awards FIPA d'Or for Best Production in each competition section; FIPA d'Or for Best Actor/Actress in the two relevant competition sections; Drama and Series/Serials: FIPA d'Or for Best Script and Best Original Soundtrack

German Films

2019


Documentaire International
ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE by Raul de la Fuente & Damian Nenow (PL/ES/BE/DE, Wüste Film, Animationsfabrik)

Documentaire Musical
FUCK FAME by Lillian Franck, Robert Cibis (OVALmedia)
GOING FOR THE IMPOSSIBLE – THE CONDUCTOR MIRGA GRAŽINYTĖ-TYLA by Daniela Schmidt-Langels (EuroArts Musik International)

Jeune Création
DUBITO ERGO SUM - I DOUBT HENCE I AM (DUBITO ERGO SUM - ICH ZWEIFEL ALSO BIN ICH) by Florian Karner (Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg)
I DON’T CARE DOESN’T COUNT (EGAL GIBT ES NICHT) by Florian Hoffmann (Tara Biere Media Productions, DFFB)
LA BESTIA – TRAIN OF THE UNKNOWNS by Manuel Inacker (Academy for Film and Television "Konrad Wolf")
LUCY & LLIBERT by Vincent Hannwacker (HFF Munich)
RIOT NOT DIET by Julia Fuhr Mann
TRACING ADDAI by Esther Niemeier (Academy for Film and Television "Konrad Wolf")

Focus Allemagne
WHO OWNS NATURE (AUF DER JAGD – WEM GEHÖRT DIE NATUR?) by Alice Agneskirchner (Broadview Pictures)
ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS by Gabrielle Brady (DE/AU/UK, Chromosom Film)
SANDMÄDCHEN by Mark Michel (worklights media production)
THE CLEANERS by Hans Block, Moritz Riesewieck (DE/BR, gebrueder beetz filmproduktion)
WEIT. THE STORY OF A JOURNEY AROUND THE WORLD (WEIT. DIE GESCHICHTE VON EINEM WEG UM DIE WELT) by Gwendolin Weisser & Patrick Allgaier (Weit GbR)
CENTRAL AIRPORT THF (ZENTRALFLUGHAFEN THF) by Karim Aïnouz (DE/FR/BR, Lupa Film)

Courts-Métrages
BROKEN – THE WOMEN'S PRISON AT HOHENECK (KAPUTT) by Volker Schlecht & Alexander Lahl (Die Kulturingenieure)

Séances Spéciales
HUMAN SMUGGLERS by Poul-Erik Heilbuth, Georg Larsen (DK/DE)

Avant-Programme
BEYONCÉ by Lisa Dreykluft (Kunsthochschule Kassel)
FRANKFURTER STR. 99A by Evgenia Gostrer (Kunsthochschule Kassel)

Smart
HOME AFTER WAR by Gayatri Parameswaran, Felix Gaedtke (US/DE/IQ)
HOMO MACHINA (FR/DE)

Prizes for German films

Number of Films Shown 1087 programs from 103 countries

Media Coverage around 130 accredited national and international journalists; representatives from over 70 TV-companies

Evaluation FIPA is considered the most important TV festival in France and it has developed into a prestigious TV festival on a European level. Even though it is a rather French TV festival it has gaines some international visitors and programs over the past few years. Its main aim is to promote high-class TV program worldwide. International TV productions are presented in several competitions. German Films is the official correspondant of FIPA regarding the submission of German TV productions.

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