Founded by Reggie Yates in 2017, Doc/Dinner is back for its third edition at this year’s Festival to connect emerging talent with top industry executives from broadcast and digital platforms in a relaxed, informal setting. A chance for mutual learning and connection. This year’s dinner will bring commissioners, producers and mentors, together with 20 young filmmakers. Industry guests rotate tables throughout the evening to ensure everyone connects. 

 Doc/Dinner 2019 will happen during Doc/Fest on Monday 10 June 18:00-21:00 (Sheffield city-centre).

Places at Doc/Dinner are limited and filmmakers aged 18-25 can apply to take part by completing this form by Friday May 31, 12:00 (noon) BST

Selected participants must have a Doc/Fest Festival Pass. Priority is given to applicants from backgrounds and regions that are underrepresented in the film industry.

Commissioners from BBC, Channel 4, Doc Society, The Guardian and VICE/i-D took part in Doc/Dinner 2018. Industry executives for Doc/Dinner 2019 are TBA.

If you have any queries about the Doc/Dinner, please contact the Marketplace team.