The International Festival of Documentary and Short Film of Bilbao – ZINEBI, along with the Basque Producers Association (EPE-APV) and the backing of Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts (ICAA), European Union-NextGenerationEU, EITB MEDIA S.A.U. (EITB), Zineuskadi and Europa Creativa Desk Media Euskadi, in collaboration
with Cannes Docs and Scottish Documentary Institute, is holding its fifth Professional Documentary Film Forum Bilbao, ZINEBI Networking: Dokumentalen sorgunea.The main feature is that emerging projects from all over the Spanish State have been admitted. And so, for the first time, ZINEBI Networking: Dokumental sorgunea has two 10,000 euro cash prizes: for the best documentary feature film in the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, and the prize for the best entry from elsewhere in the Spanish State.
ZINEBI wishes to take this opportunity to boost the regional audiovisual fabric, and streamline the relationship between agents operating in the sector and local and international institutions working in the filmmaking and audiovisual industry.