Venue: HIPP / Time: 09:00-13:00

Tutor: Ove Rishøj Jensen, EDN, Denmark

RealYoung 2018 is fully booked and all seats booked.

RealYoung is a specialized, multi-part program focusing on documentary stories for younger audiences. At RealYoung, filmmakers will develop, present and network with the aim of bringing their next kids or youth documentary across borders to an international audience. Experts from the industry and young experts will be joinig the workshop. 

Selected Projects 2018: 


Aksel is Music, Documentary/ Sant & Usant / Norway

My Sister Superstella, Documentary + TV-series for 5-8 yrs/ Medieoperatørene as / Norway

The Girls Who Ride Dragons, Documentary for 5-18 yrs/ CALA Filmproduktion GmbH / Germany


Brave Bunch of India, Documentary + Interactive / Pregomedia / Poland

Elle Kari and Tjahppo, Short documentary for up til 6 yrs / Souvenir Film / Sweden

Government of Children, Documentary + Interactive / Ioana Mischie  / USA

Maja Lindqvist, DocLounge, Sweden
Charlotte Madsen, SVT
Outi Rousu, AVEK, Finland
Meike Statema, IDFA, The Netherlands
Cecilia Lidin, Danish Film Institute
Annette Brejner, The Financing Forum for Kids Content, Sweden 

Young Experts: 
David Nyed, 12
Asta Pedersen, 14 
Clara Caballero Stephensen, 15
Jim Jenson Cosmo Heinrich Rueger, 12
Len Lani Solo Horst Rueger, 9

RealYoung is a collaboration between IDFAEDN and The Financing Forum for Kids Content.

For more information visit:

It is possible to participate as Observer during the work-shop. To become RealYoung Observer, you need an all-access accreditation and after making your registration you send an e-mail to

Please note, that we have a very limited number of seats available.