Sunny Side of the Doc

Industry Events  |  24 June 2019 - 27 June 2019

Each year, the 4-day event brings together broadcasters, decision makers, financing bodies, distributors, content creators and producers from around the world to sell or buy projects and programmes, and to find co-production partners.

Sunny Side of the Doc creates unique opportunities for all +2,000 professionals from 50 countries, to follow the latest industry trends, present 700 untold stories, make new connections and embrace interactive forms of storytelling including virtual reality, through a variety of high-level pitching sessions, panel discussions, networking activities and the added value of an exhibition space.

Now in its 30th year, Sunny Side of the Doc aims to support the emerging producing talent from less represented regions and draw together the creative minds driving transformation across the media sector and revamping the documentary genre with digital technologies, new usages, new narrative experiments.

  • +2000 DELEGATES SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC enjoys an excellent producer-to-broadcaster ratio, that fosters an invaluable networking and deal-making environment for all delegates.
  • 300 KEY DECISION MAKERS – SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC brings you face-to-face with international leaders who can make a real difference to your career in documentary and factual.
  • 1,030 REGISTERED COMPANIES – Companies can make their presence at SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC business effective maximising their visibility on the market with a dedicated space to welcome partners and host meetings. Gain international exposure with different exhibiting options from 6m² to 72m², individual or collective stands, standard or tailor-made packages.
  • 110 CULTURAL STAKEHOLDERS – PiXii welcomes museums, cultural institutions, heritage sites, education networks, location-based industries. They all expect to add value to their structures and improve the visitor experience, making it more interactive, reaching a larger, younger and more connected audience.
  • 50 COUNTRIES – SUNNY SIDE OF THE DOC’s objective of bringing international co-production partners together and building a unified factual content market is notably achieved.
  • 165 ONE-TO-ONE MEETINGS ARRANGED – Pitching producers get pre-organised match-made meetings with top buyers and commissioners who have the power to acquire original content or green-light a documentary project.

PiXii is giving a business view of the real power of VR, AR, XR, 3D imaging, 3D sound… It becomes a festival of digital installations and the definitive meeting point for digital & creative cultures, creating bridges between content creators, cultural stakeholders and technology businesses and fostering new opportunities for digital mediation within the world’s cultural institutions and heritage sites.


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