Call for entries

AW welcomes all who share our interest in documentary filmmaking as a vital, ongoing dialogue with the past, present and future. We are looking for people with talent, passion, commitment, a voice of their own, and, above all, the ability to collaborate. Our courses are designed for people with previous film and/or video experience.

Professional training that encourages the independent spirit, innovation, and creative risk-taking is provided by the most prominent leaders in the field.

Event Period: July 3rd – August 5th, 2017
Location: Șiria/ Arad, Romania


There is a €600 participation fee, which covers accommodation (including two daily meals), the use of the HD production and post production equipment for the full length of the workshop, as well as training, tutoring and eventual feedback from renowned documentary film experts.


AW respects each person’s right to privacy. Your application data and your sample of work will be treated confidentially. Please be aware, if you are selected, your data, as provided by you, will be published on our website.

You can now apply to the 12th edition of Aristoteles Workshop by sending us the following:
- Your resume;
- Link with a sample of your previous work;
- 1 letter of recommendation;
- Motivation letter, one page max (should contain your desired position in the team. Everybody wants to be a director, but we cannot make films without editors or cameramen, so please include a second choice).

All applications should be sent to and

Deadline: May 1st, 2017

Any questions and concerns should be addressed to:

Dorina Oarga/ Project Manager Aristoteles Workshop



"Take a camera,
shoot something,
show it to someone."
Jean-Luc Godard