Call for Seminar on Narrative and Documentary Practice

Deadline: August 17, 2019


The VII Academy is organizing the first class of the seminar on Narrative and Documentary Practice 2019/2020 on September 21 to July 8 2020 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The program will also feature two more week-long workshops over nine months. In between workshops, participants will be tutored by the course leaders and guest lecturers on photographic techniques and research skills as well as the history of photojournalism and documentary practice.


Applicants must be citizens and residents of the following countries: Turkey, Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo and Albania.


During the seminar, you’ll explore how to develop a lasting career in visual story telling, including conceiving, researching and planning story ideas. You’ll be exposed to confronting ethical and moral challenges as you navigate the moral maze of documenting the lives of others. Developing a successful long-term business practice is one of the priorities of the Sarajevo Seminar on Narrative and Documentary Practice, so that by the end, you’ll thrive as a successful practitioner in ever-shifting media landscape.


The program is free for selected participants.


For more information, please visit the official website.