Open Doors - Locarno Film Festival

Switzerland

Open Doors is dedicated to fostering films and filmmakers from countries where independent cinema is vulnerable, and is focusing from 2016 to 2018 on 8 countries in South Asia: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Maldives. The co-production and networking platform Open Doors Hub selects 8 feature-length projects, while the Open Doors Lab introduces 8 proactive local producers / filmmakers producers to the international scene through a 5-day workshop.