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Sharing Knowledge

Sharing Knowledge

We’re committed to celebrating the open and collaborative spirit that is the hallmark of the doc scene. Drawing on years of experience as a filmmaker and campaigner, Ben has been sharing his knowledge in individual consultancies, campaign development workshops and presentations at industry events across Europe – on-site and online. Here’s a selection.

Coming up

Focal - Impact and campaign strategies for documentary films (part 2)

Impact campaign workshop for Swiss documentary makers and producers in Bern

Focal - Impact and campaign strategies for documentary films (part 1)

Impact campaign workshop for Swiss documentary makers and producers in Bern

Outreach Clinic at Nordisk Panorama Forum 2021

For the seventh year running, Ben will host an outreach clinic on Wednesday afternoon where all Nordisk Forum participants are free to pop in for a talk about organising outreach campaigns, building communities and taking control of distribution.

Story x Change - Keynote

Online event for First Movie Plus / Bayerisches Filmzentrum.

Outreach Clinic at Nordisk Panorama Forum 2020

For the sixth year running, Ben will host an outreach clinic on Wednesday afternoon where all Nordisk Forum participants are free to pop in for a talk about organising outreach campaigns, building communities and taking control of distribution.

Outreach Clinic at Nordisk Panorama Forum 2019

For the fifth year running, Ben will host an outreach clinic on Monday and Tuesday afternoons where all Nordisk Forum participants are free to pop in for a talk about organising outreach campaigns, building communities and taking control of distribution.

Filmkraft Fagdag

Filmkraft Rogaland arranges an industry day in connection with SHORT in Kinokino. Ben Kempas is known in the European documentary scene for creating great outreach campaigns for films, including projects in Norway.

Nordoc outreach session

Final workshop for producers who took part in the Nordoc sessions

Outreach Clinic at Nordisk Panorama Forum 2018

For the forth year running, Ben will host an outreach clinic on Monday and Tuesday afternoons where all Nordisk Forum participants are free to pop in for a talk about organising outreach campaigns, building communities and taking control of distribution.

Outreach Workshop at DocsBarcelona

DocsBarcelona offers you the opportunity to maximize the potential of your project by participating in a high-level workshop on outreach strategy and impact distribution. The purpose of the workshop is to arrive at a concrete plan tailored to each selected film project.

Meet Ben at CPH:DOX 2018

Want to have a chat about campaign ideas around your film(s) at CPH:DOX?

Outreach workshop for Moving Docs

3-day outreach workshop for the partners of Moving Docs

Sharing Knowledge

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