For investigative and reportage video projects that are in progress or pre-production and report on topics which have social, economic and political relevance for European countries.
The authors of the shortlisted projects will participate in a public pitching session that will be conducted in English at the next DIG Festival, in Riccione, Italy. Authors will have 10 minutes to present their project to an international jury, in front of an audience consisting of buyers, broadcasters, commissioning editors and producers. During their 10-minute presentation, authors will also play a teaser up to 3 minutes long illustrating the subject, characters, setting and style of their project. The presentation will be followed by an interview with the jury.
The authors of the shortlisted works will be hosted in Riccione (maximum 2 per team). Travel costs are excluded.