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Eligibility Criteria

We are looking for author-led creative feature length documentary proposals with a diverse theme of human interest stories that deal with experiences related to society, culture, history, climate change, wildlife, environment, conservations etc. aiming for international co-production.Primarily the proposed projects should be in the production stage. Films in late development and early production stages are also eligible to apply.

Who can Apply

All filmmakers/ producers, by nationality belonging to one of the Asian countries, are eligible to apply for DocedgeKolkata 2024.

Who cannot Apply

Multiple entries from the same filmmaker/ producer will not be accepted

Films which are already completed are not eligible for application.

Producer/Director not belonging to Asian Countries.

Applicants in any academic year of institutes or universities.

Below eighteen years of age.

Application Method

Online only. Applications by email or by post are not accepted. Entries without all necessary information or entries exceeding the word count, and entries without the required visual clip will also not be accepted.

Total No. of Projects to be selected

A maximum of 24 projects including awarded projects from other Asian markets/ forums.The selections for DocedgeKolkata 2024 shall be considered final and binding.


Any aspiring filmmaker or producer, film enthusiast, student of film, media and art institutions and professionals or early-career filmmakers from an Asian country can apply as an Observer to attend workshops and sessions of DocegeKolkata 2024.

We have a limited number of Observer slots for the workshop and the selections for DocedgeKolkata 2024 shall be considered final and binding.

Please refer to the Application Guidelines for more information.

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