The Closing Ceremony of GZDOC 2017 and Golden Kapok Award Ceremony [Photo/Organizing Committee of GZDOC 2017]
GZDOC 2017 came to a successful conclusion on December 14, with a potential turnover of 519 million RMB, up by about 30% from last year.
This year, a total of 4,239 documentaries from 113 countries and regions were entered into the GZDOC 2017, a record high not only in terms of the number of documentary entries but also participating countries and regions. The number of registered participants was 3014 and participating organizations 613 from home and abroad by Dec. 11.
This year, GZDOC also signed four new strategic partners, which are National Film Board of Canada, Canada Media Fund, International Festival of Audiovisual Programmes and Banff China, and a new partner Visible Influence Pictures.