MIPTV - The Global Content Market for the Future
17-19 April 2023
Palais des Festivals, Cannes


The 25th International Documentary & Factual Co-Production Market and Screenings

What is MIPDOC?

MIPDOC offers 3 days of exclusive networking, conference, showcases, and screenings for the international documentary and factual community during MIPTV.

The market features one of the world’s most important documentary and factual content offerings, as well as an inspiring conference programme, high-level networking events and a dedicated hub for international producers, buyers, commissioners and distributors.

MIPDOC Project Pitch Competition

A pitching competition open to all creators and producers looking to bring new documentary and factual projects to the world's top buyers, commissioners and financiers.

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MIPDOC Producers Hub & Lounge

Located in the Riviera Rotunda (R8), the Producers Hub & Lounge is the perfect place to finalise your unscripted deals, pitch your projects – and to hang out. And, what’s more, the 2000sqms hub & lounge offers stunning views of the Mediterranean!

MIPDOC Int'l Buyer Screenings

Held on the eve of MIPTV as part of the MIPDOC Super Sunday, the MIPDOC Screenings will offer international buyers an exclusive first-look at a curated selection of upcoming documentary and factual programmes to be launched at the market.

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MIPDOC Screenings Library

The MIPDOC Screenings Library room is back for 2023! The library offers buyers exclusive access to hundreds of documentary and factual programmes available at MIPTV.

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17-19 April 2023

Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

MIPDOC International Buyer Screenings

The MIPDOC International Buyer Screenings will offer international buyers an exclusive first-look at a curated selection of upcoming documentary and factual programmes to be launched at the market. The MIPDOC International Buyer Screenings will  be held during the MIPDOC Super Sunday on 16th April, 2.30pm-3.30pm in the Debussy Theatre, Palais des Festivals, Cannes.

The screenings will present a curated programme of up to 10 highly anticipated productions will be presented with 10-15 minute extracts in front of over 500 doc & factual content buyers. Programmes will be selected, within their category, based on their production value, originality and worldwide appeal by the MIPDOC Editorial Team and international jury members.

Producers and Distributors are invited to submit their application by February 20, 2023.

MIPDOC Project Pitch

The MIPDOC Project Pitch  is a unique pitching competition highlighting new Doc & Factual TV projects with the greatest potential for commissioning and multiplatform extension.

Dedicated to creators and producers seeking financing or copro for projects in development, the competition offers high-visibility in front of a jury of leading decision makers from the global Doc & Factual Content Industry.

Call for entries are now open!

2022 MIPDOC Project Pitch - Finalists

Last year, the MIPDOC Project Pitch Competition received 111 submissions from 79 companies based in 27 countries.

The projects are selected for their creativity and the strength of their storytelling, as well as for their original, innovative concept and worldwide appeal.

Discover below the finalists selected by the jury of international decision-makers.

2022 winner - THE MARGAY AND ME -

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Genre: Nature / Wildlife

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Company(ies): ZDF Studios

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Country of Origin: Germany

LIFE AT 10 BILLION                                                                                                       

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Genre: Science / Technology

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Company(ies): Conservation X Studio

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Country of Origin: United Kingdom


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Genre: Factual / Reality

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Company(ies): mpwr productions

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Country of Origin: United Kingdom


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Genre: Adventures / Travel

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Company(ies): Travel Media House S.r.l.

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Country of Origin: Italy

MURKY SKIES                                                                                 

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Genre: Current Affairs / Investigation

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Company(ies): Dogwoof Ltd.

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Country of Origin: United Kingdom


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Genre: History & Civilization / Current Affairs & Investigation

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Company(ies): DBcom Media

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Country of Origin: Canada

A few words from 2022 jury members

Jack Olivier, Head of Co-Productions, Sky Entertainment, UK

"It's great to be back at Mipdoc's in person, particularly to participate in this pitching event. The scale, scope and range of the pitches have been fantastic which is represented well by the shortlisted finalists. The finalist all an electric mix of genres that enjoy a strength of storytelling that are imbued with salient issues and for global audiences. I look forward to the pitches from the companies behind this brilliant projects."

Kristina Hollstein, Dir., Acquisitions & Co-pro / Doc - Youth, ZDF Enterprises, DE

"The selection of finalists is a broad variety of topics, styles and genres which gives a perfect insight into how rich factual production currently is"

MIPDOC 2022 Keynote

Patrick Aryee, wildlife TV presenter & documentary filmmaker.

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