Doc Co-production Market & Pitching Forum

The Call for Projects for the new edition of Doc Co-Production Market & Pitching Forum (MIA, Rome, October 9th – 13th, 2023) is now open!

The Doc Co-Production Market is an event committed to providing exposure to documentary projects in development. Our international selection committee selects up to 15 projects with high artistic standing and distribution potential.

The MIA Doc Co-Production Market is the most important Italian event dedicated to documentary projects in the development stage.

MIA DOC has always paid great attention towards Italian documentaries and their internationalisation. The MIA Market offers several networking opportunities and support producers to connect with the international decision-makers attending the market.

Hurry because the deadline for applications is July 7th, 2023, by 5pm CET!


To check eligibility criteria, please see our Main Guidelines and Rules 2023.

If you have doubts, questions, or if you need further information, please get in contact with us writing to:

Find out more about our Doc Co-Production Market & Pitching Forum 2022 official selection.

Established as a benchmark for the European and International players, over the past editions the Doc Co-Production Market has successfully supported several of the selected features, tv one off and series in their path to completion. Among them, to quote only a few titles: 

1979 – Big Bang of History, Series, Germany, directed by Dirk Van Der Berg, OutreMer Film GmbH.; I’m in Love with Pippa Bacca, Feature, Italy, directed by Simone Manetti, Nacne Sas A+E Networks Italia, in collaboration with Filmoption International, Fiumi Film, Esplorare la Metropoli; Searching for Valentina. The world of Guido Crepax, Feature, Italy, directed by Giancarlo Soldi, Bizef Produzione Srl in collaboration with Rai Com, RSI Radiotelevisione Svizzera, Rai Cultura, Chromatica, Laser Digital Film; Gold Land, One-off, Finland, directed by Inka Achté, Napafilms ltd; The Mystery of DB Cooper, Feature Doc, UK, directed by John Dower, Minnow Films; The Rossellinis, Feature, Italy, directed by Alessandro Rossellini B&B Film, Istituto Luce, VFS, in collaboration with Uldis Cekulis, Rai Cinema; Alida in Her Own Words, Feature Doc, Italy, directed by Mimmo Verdesca, Venice Films, Kublai Film, Fenix Entertainment; in collaboration with Istituto Luce, Rai Cinema; Erasmus a Gaza, One-off Italy, directed by Matteo Delbo, Arpa Film, 50notturno; Sergio Marchionne – the courage to matter, TV One-Off, Italy,  directed by Giovanni Filippetto, Red Film, Rai Documentari; Beloved Shores, Feature Doc, Italy, directed by Egidio Eronico, Schiccera Production, EiE Film, Istituto Luce, DBW Communication, Sky Italia; Live Till I Die, Feature Doc, Sweden, directed by Anders Teigen, Oscar Hedin, Gustav Ågerstrand and Åsa Ekman, Film and Tell.