Docs By The Sea is an international documentary forum for creative documentary projects with the focus of Southeast Asia. It is an excellent platform to network, obtain industry insights, and get your projects funded and distributed. Docs by the sea is initiated and organized by Kemenparekraf, in partnership with In-Docs
The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy Republic Of Indonesia is responsible for the development of tourism and creative economy in Indonesia and has the duty of organizing government affairs in the field of tourism and creative economy to assist the President in organizing state government. The Ministry is led by a Ministry/Chairman, assisted by a Vice Ministry / Vice Chairman, the ministry secretary, and seven deputies. These deputies are Deputy of Strategic Policy, Deputy of Resources and Institutions, Deputy of Development for Destinations and Infrastructure, Deputy of Industry and Investment, Deputy of Marketing, Deputy of tourism products and organization of events, Deputy of digital economy and creative products. Each deputy then translates the duty through various excellent programs that can be implemented in the context of the tourism and creative economy. The creation of the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy is the government’s optimism that the tourism and creative economy will surely become the backbone of the national economy.
Since 2002, In-Docs has conducted workshops in 13 cities in Indonesia, discovering raw talents and producing documentaries from unlikely places with a quality that is widely recognized among the Indonesian film scene and abroad. In-Docs also has also conducted documentary screenings in more than 30 cities in Indonesia. In 2015, In-Docs focuses on the building of documentary infrastructure in Indonesia by creating platforms and programs that connect Indonesian documentaries with the international industry and strategic partners that can widen the reach and the impact of the films.