Summer Course

Off Screen

mdoc festival fora de campo

First Person Narratives

02 / 08 August

Casa da Cultura de Melgaço

Off Screen is the designation of the Summer Course that will take place during the MDOC – Melgaço International Documentary Film Festival.

The 2021 Summer Course focuses on the general theme of the Melgaço International Documentary Festival - Identity, Memory and Border and will address issues of First Person Narratives from research projects and audiovisual production and digital narratives. It also intends to articulate and bring together creative experiences from different backgrounds - filmmakers, scientific and artistic associations and researchers from universities and cultural producers, from different countries and continents.

The Summer Course is an initiative of AO NORTE, through its Group of Studies in Cinema and Digital Narratives, in collaboration with the Municipality of Melgaço, ANPAP - National Association of Professionals of Visual Arts, the Federal University of Goiás, the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, the Federal University of Pará, the Federal University of Pernambuco and the Jean Rouch Foundation, the Ethnographic Film Festival of Pará (Visagem Group / PPGSA-UFPA) and the International Ethnographic Film Festival of Recife.

Scientific Field

Social Sciences, Cinema, Arts and Communication Sciences

General Coordinators

José da Silva Ribeiro
Manoela dos Anjos Afonso


Agentes culturais e coletivos locais
Professores e animadores culturais
Estudantes e investigadores / pesquisadores
Outros participantes interessados pelas temáticas das identidades


Os interessados em que o Curso seja creditado devem participar em todas as atividades do MDOC.


OPTION 01 / Participant - 50€

OPTION 02 / Registration of participants from the Melgaço municipality and members of AO NORTE Association - free

OPTION 03 / Registration with room and board / single room
Accommodation in a hotel and meals from 02 to 08 of August 2021 – 390€

OPTION 04 / (two people) – Registration with room and board/ double room
Accommodation in a hotel and meals from 02 to 08 of August 2021 – 550€

OPTION 05 / Registration with board only
meals from 02 to 08 of August 2021 – 110€

Please fill out the registration form, untill July 15th 2021.

Registration Form