MoonDocs 2019
Events Archive

For More Information, Contact:

Center for Documentary Production and Study
Main Campus

Helena Vanhala, Ph.D.
Department Head & Associate Professor
Media Arts Department 
(412) 397-6202


MoonDocs 2019
The 3rd Annual Documentary Filmmakers' Open House

Friday & Saturday, November 1-2, 2019

Robert Morris University, Wheatley Center

6001 University Boulevard, Moon Township, PA 15108

MoonDocs 2019 will feature RMU's Fall 2019 Visiting Documentary Filmmaker Eva Weber.

     Registration $40 in advance online; $50 on site. Your payment serves as your registration:

    Student registration with a valid student ID (checked on site) $10 in advance online; $15 on site
     Your payment serves as your registration:
       PROGRAM (times and presenters to be announced soon)
Friday, November 1, 2019 12:00 pm-6:00 pm 
Production Sound Workshop
Panel: Inside Indie Filmmaking
How to Find and Apply for Grants - practical workshop
Lighting and Camera Workshop
      The Latest on the 2019 Docs at the 2019 Three Rivers Film Festival

Saturday, November 2, 2019 9:30 am-4:00 pm
The Current Streaming Wars and Story Development in the Age of Streaming
4 x 4 Film Challenge: If interested in submitting work, please email Nadine Patterson (
Documentary Filmmaker Masterclass with Fall 2019 Visiting Documentary Filmmaker Eva Weber
      “Building Your Career as a Filmmaker and How to Use Festivals to Make Your Name”
(Eva Weber info on the internet movie data base:

  VR in documentary production

VR/AR Workshop  

Plans for MoonDocs 2020

About MoonDocs: MoonDocs is a convening of independent socially conscious filmmakers, experienced and aspiring  ones, at Robert Morris University who work in documentary, narrative and multi-media formats. Each year we host industry leaders who share their knowledge and information about the current trends and best practices. MoonDocs offers an opportunity for practical workshops, relevant film industry presentations, and networking with other filmmakers and media artists.