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ANOTHER LOOK AT SPORT

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 Festival 2024

Wednesday 3rd / Thursday 4th / Friday 5th,
at the Palais des Congrès (C.I.D.) in Deauville

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a day at the cid

Screenings of documentaries in competition, Opening Ceremony and Awards Ceremony at the Auditorium d'Ornano.

Market events(round tables, workshops, speed-dating, white papers...) in dedicated areas: Bond, Gatsby...

The 'Sundance' dining and networking venue.

 

Included in every "accredited day or 3-day" pass, from 9.00am to 11.30am and from 2.30pm to 7.00pm you can take coffee breaks, have a drink and chat.



With the "lunch" option, continue your talks with a meal on site.


SPORTS DOCUMENTARY MARKET EVENTS

Daily Festival Rendezvous

The first edition of the Marché du Documentaire Sportif (Sports Documentary Market) at the Deauville Sport Doc Festival 2024 saw the main protagonists on the French market host round tables and other events eagerly awaited by the entire profession. Exciting roundtables that deserve more time, and inspiring masterclasses.

All this rich content can be found on our channelYouTube channel

- FINANCING SPORTS DOCUMENTARIES. As the quality of documentaries has risen, so has their cost, as the genre has also whetted appetites (athletes, agents, TV rights-holders). To find out more

- THE PLACE OF WOMEN IN THE MEDIA AND DOCUMENTARY SECTOR. Parity doesn't exist in the television professions. And neither in documentary nor on TV sets. To find out more

-SHOULD SPORT SAVE THE WORLD? Is winning everything? Does sport have an impact on society? Or is it just a reflection of it? Find out more

- DOCUMENTARY IN THE SERVICE OF INCLUSION. From London 2012 to Paris 2024, handisport is emerging today as a demonstration of openness and progress. Find out more

- SPORTS DOCUMENTARY DECODED. How do we understand the sports documentary market in France? The French documentary production chain remains complex. Find out more

- DOCUMENTARIES IN THE SERVICE OF WOMEN'S SPORT. Women's sport seems to have the wind in its sails... But that's forgetting that women's sport only accounts for 4.5% of sports airtime on French TV screens. To find out more

- SERIES "IN PROGRESS". The doc series is a fast-growing genre. One that goes far beyond the Netflix phenomenon during COVID. At this particular time of year, an uninitiated audience was eagerly awaiting the next episode of "The Last Dance". But this groundswell had already been kick-started by "Drive to Survive". Read more

- HOW DO YOU CAPTURE THE SOUL OF AN ATHLETE? With more and more sports being covered by the media every day, and the notion of a "good image" becoming omnipresent in our society, top-level athletes are no exception to the now almost established rule of the sanitization of words and ideas. To find out more

- BRUNO SEVAISTRE DISCLOSES: Passionate and exciting, Bruno takes us into his world of content and encounters. Find out more

And let's not forget our speeddating sessions, during which professionals and documentary buyers listen to and advise project owners.

SEE YOU IN 2025 FOR TRENDS, FIGURES, USAGE MODELS AND MATCHMAKING...but in the meantime, relive 2024 here

evenings

Reservations required, online ticketing only

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Tuesday

Big Preview party!

7:00 pm: Presentation at the Cinéma du Casino of the 1st Deauville Sport Doc Festival, in the presence of partners, the editorial committee, the jury and the directors of the films in competition.

 

9:00 pm: the evening continues in the Casino's O2 Sofa lounge bar, privatized for the occasion, in the presence of partners, institutions, journalists and all those involved in the festival.

PROJECTION
Casino cinema
PREMIERE COCKTAIL
Bar lounge O² Sofa

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Wednesday

Olympic Evening by Eurosport

7:15pm: private cocktail party at the Bar du Soleil

9:00 pm: screening of a documentary at the Casino cinema, with French Olympic medallists.

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PRIVATE COCKTAIL
Bar du Soleil
PROJECTION
Casino cinema

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Thursday

Gala Dinner

8:30pm: Salon des Ambassadeurs at the Casino.

Each table will seat 10 guests.

GALA DINNER
Ambassadors' lounge
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EXCEPTIONAL STAY

HOTEL BARRIÈRE LE NORMANDY

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The perfect opportunity for every participant to immerse themselves in the fascinating world of sport, while enjoying the comfort and exceptional quality of our hotels.

 

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Trailers and restrospective of festival events!

 

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