"Dear friends,

our event in Bardonecchia is over. We are rather satisfied: the results we achieved repay our commitment:

  • 24 projects submitted by filmmakers and producers from all over Europe and more, discussed by a surprising panel and a great audience of professionals.

  • 32 international guests, among producers, distributors, commissioning editors and film commissions.

  • 5 movies that made us think, laugh, discuss and showed us that 'we can do it!'

  • 2084 (and growing) followed us on facebook.......

We were more than 130 in Bardonecchia, but we have not lost the family atmosphere that distinguishes us. and that we hope you appreciated. What convinces me every year to organize the event are those that, like you, come to meet, exchange and develop new ideas. And this is why I want to thank you every one of you for coming.

Now we need to look to the future, and I hope the future of Documentary in Europe and yours, will still bump into one another..

Keep in touch!"




Stefano Tealdi






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NEWS - 2016 April 16


CinemAmbiente Environmental film festival is back to June. And with the festival we are glad to announce the third edition of CinemAmbiente LAB, the 3 days intensive development training workshop dedicated to producers and filmmakers with a green documentary project (June 3rd - 5th).

3 days of intensive training with masterclass with international directors and producers, meeting with experts and institutions, roundtables.

To complete the schedule, on the last day the green projects will be presented to a green panel, composed by producers, festival directors, documentary industry decision makers, in order to receive advices about creative and production issues.

We have other important news to announce: more time will be dedicated to the individual work on projects with tutors and the project with strongest development potentials will be awarded with a 1000 euros prize by experts and organizers

CinemAmbiente Lab is the unique international experience dedicated to green documentary projects.

The registration deadline is May 10th.

More informations HERE

You find the application form HERE

Contacts and Info:

NEWS - 2016 March 17


MACMA in collaborazione con Documentary in Europe e IDS Italian Docs Screenings presentano

DALLO SVILUPPO AL PITCHING - Workshop di cinema documentario su sviluppo progetti e preparazione ai pitching

15-16-17 Aprile, Terranuova B.ni (AR)



NEWS - 2015 September 23

CinemAmbiente lab 2015: a very successful call for projects!

Many participants from all over Europe will discuss their projects during the workshop on green production. Still a few places available for participants without project: a unique opportunity for those who want to start working on a green documentary or who want to understand how it works!

all the details on the website of CinemAmbiente, or just write to lab@cinemambiente.it

NEWS - 2015 August 03


We are glad to announce the second edition of CINEMAMBIENTE development LAB, the workshop addressed to filmmakers and producers with a documentary project about environmental issues. The international lab is organized by CinemAmbiente in collaboration with Documentary in Europe; it will take place in Torino (Italy) from October 9th to 11th.

15 filmmakers with a green documentary project will be selected and will analyze their idea during the 3 days workshop under the guidance of international experts. At the end of the develpment lab there will be the opportunity to present projects to an audience composed by european professionals. More info HERE

Deadline to submit projects: September 15th 2015.

contacts and info: lab@cinemambiente.it

NEWS - 2015 July 23


This year the Match Making Project Development Lab will be part of IDS ACADEMY (Palermo, Italy, September 15th/19th).

IDS ACADEMY will host Documentary Campus Open Training Session, ESoDoc organized by ZeLIG and Documentary in Europe Match Making (Septembre 16th/17th).

Deadline to submit proposals: August 12the 2015
Info and application Form here