Documentary Seminar

Documentary Seminar

The DOCUMENTARY SEMINAR is an initiative to provide conceptual tools and practical contributions for reflection about the creative process and the production of documentary films.

DocMontevideo´s Documentary Seminar will be held from 2019 August 5th to 9th.

Inscription forms here.

Monday

5

» The sound in cinema by Eva Valiño
» Master Class about Executive Production

The sound in cinema by Eva Valiño

Monday 5,
09:30 - 13:00

Sala Zavala Muniz / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

With the support of Acción Cultural Española (AC/E)

Eva Valiño

Eva Valiño (Spain). Sound. She trained in Barcelona, ​​New Orleans and Cuba. She has worked in the sound of more than 60 films with directors like Icíar Bollaín, Goya for Best Sound 2004 for Te doy mis ojos, and with Manuel Martín Cuenca, nominated to the Goya for Best Sound with Cannibal in 2014. She has recently been nominated for the sound category of the Gaudí Awards 2018 for Estiu 1993 by Carla Simón. In parallel to his work in film, she is dedicated to academic research and teaching sound expression in university seminars. With Javier Rebollo, she received the Best Sound Award at the Mediterranean Film Festival of Larissa for the short The baggage opened and for In separate beds, at the National Short Film Competition of Medina del Campo. She has also received the Award for Best Sound for Goodbye, by Nacho Ruiz Solanas.

Master Class about Executive Production

Monday 5,
14:30 - 18:00

Sala Zavala Muniz / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

Presented by Uruguay XXI

Figs Jackman

Figs Jackman (UK) is Head of Global Development at Spring Films, the twice Oscar nominated, Emmy, BAFTA, Peabody, Grierson and RTS award winning production company. Recent projects include: Meeting Gorbachev (dir Werner Herzog/Andre Singer). As an Exec/Producer, recent work includes: Netflix’s Emmy Nominated City 40; and Cool Daddio: The Second Youth of R Stevie Moore which has just had its World Premiere at Sheffield Doc Fest.

Tuesday

6

» Master Class about Photography
» Pitching Series

Master Class about Photography

Tuesday 6,
09:30 - 13:00

Sala Zavala Muniz / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

Lula Carvalho

Lula Carvalho (Brazil), his career begins in the resumption of Brazilian cinema at the end of the 90s. Son of Walter Carvalho and nephew of Vladimir Carvalho, the cinema has been present in his life from the very beginning. As director of photography is recognized by Tropa de Elite, Robocop, Ninja Turtles and the series Narcos among other productions. He is co-director of the documentary Auto de Resitência (Letal), best documentary É tudo verdade 2018 that will be screened at DocMontevideo’s Documentary Week 2019.

Pitching Series

Tuesday 6,
15:00 - 18:30

Sala Delmira Agustini / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

Wednesday

7

» Documentary Pitching
» Editing Master Class by Ana Pfaff

Documentary Pitching

Wednesday 7,
09:30 - 13:00

Sala Zavala Muniz / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

Editing Master Class by Ana Pfaff

Wednesday 7,
14:30 - 18:00

Sala Zavala Muniz / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

With the support of Acción Cultural Española (AC/E)

Ana Pfaff

Ana Pfaff (Barcelona). Editor, director and experimental filmmaker. Co-founder of the Dostopos project, a collective focused on the production of content that relates images and music in formats such as video clips or video projection, using the practice of found footage or animated collage. In her filmography as an editor are: Hamada (2018), Els dies que vindran (2018), Ainhoha: Yo no soy esa (2018), Con el viento (2017) Trinta Lumes (2017), Estiu:1993 (2017). Niñato (2016), Remine (2014). In fiction she has worked on projects such as La Inquilina directed by Mar Coll, Els tres porquets directed by Albert Serra and in advertising she has directed for brands such as Wallapop, ING Direct, Stradivarius or Pans & Company.

Thursday

8

» Master Class by Travis Wilkerson
» Master Class by travis wilkerson

Master Class by Travis Wilkerson

Thursday 8,
9:30 - 13:00

Sala Zavala Muniz / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

Travis Wilkerson

Travis Wilkerson (USA, Denver), has developed his work between fiction, performance and documentary, through a strongly political essay cinema. Using minimal resources and assuming a multiplicity of roles in his own films, Travis denounces in his cinema the bad public and private practices of different sectors of his country. His most recent films are “Did You Wonder Who fired the Gun? (2017) and Machine Gun or Typewriter? (2015). His work is internationally recognized, exhibited in festivals such as Sundance, Toronto, Locarno, Yamagata and in art circuits and museums.

Master Class by travis wilkerson

Thursday 8,
14:30 - 18:00

Sala Zavala Muniz / Teatro Solís

Seminario documental

Friday

9

» Documentary dialogue with Marta Andreu
» Documentary dialogue with marta andreu

Documentary dialogue with Marta Andreu

Friday 9,
9:30 - 13:00

Torre Ejecutiva / Presidencia de la República

Seminario documental

Marta Andreu

Marta Andreu (Spain) is the academic coordinator of DocMontevideo. In 2004 she founded Estudi Playtime in order to devote her time to producing creation documentaries. Her last production “Amanecer” was awarded as best Colombian film at FICCI. In 2017 she founded Walden a documentary training residence. In 2004-2005 she coordinated a Spanish documentary cinema retrospective for Cinéma du Réel. She analyses documentary scripts for the Centre de Desenvolupament Audiovisual.  She has a degree in audiovisual communication and a master’s in creation documentary from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra.

Documentary dialogue with marta andreu

Friday 9,
14:30 - 18:00

Torre Ejecutiva / Presidencia de la República

Seminario documental

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