CALL FOR SUBMISSION – 8th International Documentary Masterclass “Interdoc 2018”
Požega (Serbia), from 18th to 28th August 2018

call for submissions

8th International Documentary Masterclass “Interdoc 2018” is going to be organized by the Independent Film Centre “Filmart“, from 18th to 28th August 2018 in Požega (Serbia). From 19th to 26th August 2018, workshops led by eminent professors and directors of documentaries Dragan Elčić (Serbia) and Mladen Matičević (Serbia) are going to be organized. Distinguished Masterclass lecturers will share their knowledge and experience gained from years working as successful documentary films authors. Screening and analyzing of selected documentaries will be included. Through an intensive program of lectures, workshops and screenings, 8th IDM “Interdoc 2018” is inviting participants to improve their theoretical and practical knowledge and understanding of art of making documentary films.

During the stay in Požega, mutual accompanying programmes will be organized for the participants of the 8th IDM “Interdoc 2018” as well as for the participants of the 13th ISFC “Interaction 2018”: programme “Interscreen”, excursions, sports and music activities.

who should apply?

Students of film schools, film and TV professionals, and also anyone who wants to find more about creative documentary film has the right to apply for this competition, and they should:

  • speak English fluently
  • submit a fully completed online application form

membership fee for participation at the masterclass

Membership fee is 580 euro per participant and it includes:

  1. Cost of the lectures
  2. Cost of the accompanying activities
  3. Cost of the accommodation in the hostel and food cost :
  • 9 nights in a hostel in Požega / two or three bed rooms (18th – 26th August, 2018)
  • breakfast: 9 meals (19th – 27th August, 2018)
  • lunch: 8 meals (19th – 26th August, 2018)
  • dinner: 9 meals (18th – 26th August, 2018)
  • 2 packed meals (27th August, 2018)
  • 1 night in a hostel in Belgrade / two or three bed rooms (27th August, 2018)
  1. Cost of transportation of the participant on the route from Požega to Belgrade (27th August, 2018)
  2. Cost of organizing the excursions

Membership fee does not include:

  1. Transport costs from Belgrade and back (from the country where the participant comes from)
  2. Belgrade – Požega transport cost (18th August, 2018)
  3. Getting a visa (if one is needed for Serbia)
  4. Costs of international travel health insurance
  5. Additional costs in the hostel

Membership fee can be paid in two instalments by 25th July,  2018 at the latest:

  • 1st instalment: 290 euro – by 25th June, 2018 at the latest
  • 2nd instalment: 290 euro – by 25th July, 2018 at the latest


how to apply?

Applying for the competition is free.

To apply for this competition you should complete and submit the online application form.

Application deadline: 10th June, 2018

The number of participants is limited.

Rules & Regulations of the 8th IDM “Interdoc 2018” [pdf]  you can find here

Online application form of 8th IDM “Interdoc 2018” you can find here

Call for submissions poster for 8th IDM “Interdoc 2018” you can find here

selection of the candidates

After the application deadline, the selection jury will consider the applications, select the candidates and list the names of the participants. The candidates chosen to take part in this year’s masterclass will be informed by e-mail no later than 15th June, 2018.