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“Understand China”:Student Documentary Competition of GZDOC 2017 Calling for Entries

Jean-LucGodard said, “Photography is truth. And cinemais truth twenty-fourtimes a second.” To documentary filmmakers, truth is their internal pursuit.


Are you interested in making an original documentary to present thereality? If you are a university student who has the enthusiasm and talent totell your understanding of a “China Story” through documentary film, we arehere to offer you an opportunity to fulfill your dream.


“Understand China” Student Documentary Competition of GZDOC 2017 nowofficially starts calling entries from individuals and joint teams withco-authors’ participation!


Entries-calling begins from March and ends on August15th, 2017. All national and international undergraduates are welcome to submittheir works.

From August to September, a professional jury committeeof the Organizing Committee of GZDOC will select 30 finalists and eight winnersafter first round review, second review and final round selection.

Eight awards with 10 thousand RMB for each await winners. 30 Outstandingworks from the submission will be selected to be enrolled by the “WE NewDirectors Workshop Programme” launched by WePeople Video. Filmmakers anddirectors will receive financial and technological support during the making oftheir works, as well as advice and guidance from leading domestic andinternational directors. Qualified films will be screened through TV,Internet, colleges and related cultural platforms.

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