EFM launches documentary initiative

Meet the Docs to support sellers at Berlin's EFM

BERLIN -- Danish-based production association the European Documentary Network is teaming with Berlin's European Film Market on an initiative called Meet the Docs to support sellers of nonfiction titles at the EFM.

Meet the Docs will set up shop on the first floor of the Marriott Hotel during the Berlin International Film Festival (Feb. 5-15), where the EFM has its second market venue. The initiative aims to provide a meeting place and supporting services for buyers and sellers of documentaries.

The European Documentary Network, an association of industry professionals, boasts more than 1,000 members in 60 countries.