New at The D-Word
STARTING MONDAY: In our special IDFA topic, follow the pitches live from the IDFA Forum, courtesy of blogger extraordinaire Eli Brown. Meanwhile, attendees can use this as their virtual lounge in the usual fashion. (This topic is accesible to "Professional" members only. To apply for Professional status, click here.)
The D-Word is "a lifeline for documentary filmmakers... unique in its generosity of knowledge and support," writes Laura Poitras (CITIZENFOUR). "Read what else our members have to say about The D-Word.
Have you seen our D-Word collection of documentaries available for streaming rental or purchase? Just click Watch Films in the top menu.
With enough money raised to pay for our big upgrade, we're now asking for additional contributions towards future running costs. It costs us $100 a month to keep the lights on at The D-Word. Which month will be on YOU?
The D-Word is doing a new collaborative project: 94 ELEMENTS. Join in the planning and discussion.
If you're a documentary professional but you only have Enthusiast status on The D-Word, you should apply for Professional status which allows you to set up film profiles and gives you full access to our industry discussions. It's free but not automatic.
Welcome to The D-Word
The D-Word hosts discussions about the art, craft, business, and social impact of documentary film. Our Public Topics are open to all but limited to just a few discussions. Documentary professionals, however, can apply for free access to a wide range of industry discussions (and more!) in our Business, Creative, Social, and Technical Topics.
Founded in 1999, The D-Word has become the the web's leading documentary community with more than 11,240 members from 127 countries. Learn more about The D-Word.
|Public Classifieds||Last post 3 days ago|
|Introduce Yourself||Last post 4 days ago|
|Help with The D-Word||Last post 6 days ago|
|Recommended Docs||Last post Thu 20 Nov 2014|
|Mentoring Room||Last post Thu 13 Nov 2014|
|Distrify and The D-Word||Last post Wed 28 May 2014|
|Getting Real Conference||Archived Sat 25 Oct 2014|
|The D-Word's 15th Birthday Bash!||Archived Sat 20 Sep 2014|
|THE D-WORD "15 FOR 15" CAMPAIGN||Archived Tue 12 Aug 2014|
|Crowdfunding - with Jon Reiss||Archived Sat 10 Aug 2013|
|Digital Distribution||Archived Sun 16 Dec 2012|
|Pitch This! with Fernanda Rossi||Archived Mon 21 May 2012|
|Crowdfunding||Archived Sat 29 Oct 2011|
|Selling Your Film||Archived Mon 10 Oct 2011|
|reelisor||Archived Wed 8 Jun 2011|
|Stranger Than Fiction||Archived Thu 17 Mar 2011|
|Peter Broderick||Archived Fri 11 Mar 2011|
|Think Outside the Box Office||Archived Sat 12 Dec 2009|