WEMW Industry Side Sections


    TRIESTE: When East Meets West (WEMW), the 25 – 28 January 2021 industry programme accompanying the Trieste Film Festival, will present five creative documentaries in the seventh edition of Last Stop Trieste, and six festival-ready films in the This is IT works-in-progress line-up.

    Nine participants have been selected for the MIDPOINT Institute Cold Open TV Series Lab, including Ada Solomon (Romania), Andraž Jerič (Slovenia), Claudia Sümeghy (Hungary), Irina Malcea-Candea, Juraj Krasnohorsky (Slovakia), and Radovan Sibrt (Czech Republic).

    Last Stop Trieste projects:

    Brotherhood (Czech Republic, Italy)
    wemwDirected by Francesco Montagner
    Produced by Pavla Janoušková Kubecková, Nadia Trevisan

    Factory to the Workers (Croatia)
    Directed by Srdjan Kovacevic
    Produced by Sabina Kresic, Luka Venturin

    Museum of the Revolution (Croatia)
    Directed by Srđan Keča
    Produced by Vanja Jambrović

    My Mother the State (Latvia, Iceland)
    Directed by Ieva  Ozolina
    Produced by Madara Melberga, Larus Jonsson

    Reconciliation (Slovenia)
    Directed by Marija Zidar
    Produced by Danijel Hočevar

    This is IT:

    Crown Shyness (Italy)
    Directed by Valentina Bertani
    Produced by Pietro Puccioni

    Darkling (Serbia, Italy)
    Directed by Dusan Milic
    Produced by Snezana van Houwelingen, Debora Chiara Desio

    Dogs and Italians Not Allowed (Italy, France)
    Directed by Alain Ughetto
    Produced by Enrica Capra, Alexandre Cornu

    Eternity Package (Italy, Bulgaria)
    Directed by Magdelena Ilieva
    Produced by Ilaria Malagutti, Martichka Bozhilova

    Modern Ritual (Italy)
    Directed by Lorenzo Pallotta
    Produced by Andrea Gatopoulos, Stefano Chiavarini, Andrea Rosasco

    The Tale of King Crab (Italy)
    Directed by Alessio De Righi
    Produced by Tommaso Bertani