DOC Incubator Labs: Finding the Right One for You!
These creative boot camps seek to expand emerging voices and creativity. What difference can they make in the life of a doc, and which one is right for you?
April 9, 2019
NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
7th Floor Commons
20 Cooper Square, NY
Free for current students (no RSVP required) / Tickets available for all non-students here
Tribeca Institute with Monika Navarro: Tribeca offers a three-day workshop which helps position commercially viable documentaries for the big screen. Monika is the Senior Director of Programs at the Tribeca Film Institute.
Chicken and Egg with Lucila Moctezuma: (Egg)Celerator Lab is focused on supporting women nonfiction directors working on their first or second feature-length film. Lucila is the Director of Programs.
Sundance Institute with Kirsten Johnson: DFP hosts three labs where filmmakers work in a spirit of experimentation to advance projects. Kirsten’s film Cameraperson premiered at Sundance in 2016.
IFP with Milton Tabbot: IFP Labs focus on low-budget features. Labs are open to first-time feature documentary and narrative directors with films in post-production. Milton is the Senior Director of Programming.
Union Docs with Christopher Allen: Summer Labs offer an environment for emerging filmmakers to think through their work-in-progress. Christopher is the Producer and Director of documentary media projects.
Marcia Rock (Moderator): Marcia is an award-winning filmmaker, professor, and Director of the News & Documentary program at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.