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STUDENT FILM DAUGHTER TO COMPETE FOR THE PRESTIGIOUS ACADEMY AWARD – THE OSCAR

Prague/Los Angeles, 13th January 2020 – Just a few minutes ago the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the nominations in all 24 competition categories, from which the winners will be announced on 9th February at the awards ceremony in the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.…
13-01-2020

Animated short Daughter nominated for an Oscar

Czech cinema returns to the Oscars' red carpet! Daughter, directed by Daria Kashcheeva, produced by Zuzana Roháčová / FAMU and co-produced by MAUR film has been nominated for an Oscar in the category Animated Short Film. Our Daughter is a dream of every parent. She is doing well and makes…
13-01-2020

WEMW unveils all juries and the final line up of LAST STOP TRIESTE, THIS IS IT, FIRST CUT + and COLD OPEN

Trieste, January 13th, 2020 – The 10th edition of When East Meets West kicks off in less than one week, on January 19th, with an exciting double focus on Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Hungary, Moldova, Romania. After having revealed the Co-Production Forum project selection, WEMW is now proud to announce…
13-01-2020

dok.incubator’s call for entries is open now!

We invite filmmakers to apply to dok.incubator - an international workshop supporting directors, producers and editors with their late-stage documentary projects! Apply now to develop your rough cut into an outstanding feature film with a tailor-made release strategy.
09-01-2020

MIDPOINT Feature Launch starts the 2020 edition

MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019 will finally conclude in Trieste with the follow-up networking meeting Feature Launch Spotlight. This event is closing the one-year cycle of MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019. The co-production forum When East Meets West invites all producers from the 2019 edition to offer them the chance to have…
09-01-2020

EFP EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS 2020

EFP (European Film Promotion) proudly presents the ten best up-and-coming actresses and actors from Europe during the Berlin International Film Festival 2020.
09-01-2020

tx-reverse 360° @ Sundance

We are happy that tx-reverse 360° will be shown at Sundance Film Festival 2020 / New Frontier (Park City, USA), 23 January to 2 February 2020. So far the film has received 53 invitations to film festivals and won 8 international film awards! Back in the 1990s, Martin Reinhart invented…
07-01-2020

CINESTAR CINEMAS OPEN THEIR 5TH MULTIPLEX IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

On 17 December 2019, CineStar Cinema chain in Bosnia and Herzegovina is richer by another site which was opened in the city of Zenica, in Central Bosnia.
06-01-2020

Final touches of CIRCLE's vibrant sophomore year 2019

The call for the exclusive one-year training program CIRCLE will be announced by 20 January 2020. We are looking for up to 10 female filmmakers (directors and/or producers) with a strong documentary project in any stage of production (from development to rough cut) who are seeking further support to upgrade…
06-01-2020

Breaking News: Three Czech films at IFF Rotterdam 2020

International Film Festival Rotterdam 2020 has revealed the complete programme, and three Czech films will be part of its official selection. Directors Adam Ol'ha and Jan Daňhel focused on the making of Jan Švankmajer’s Insect (IFF Rotterdam 2018) in their brand-new documentary The Alchemical Furnace, produced by Jaromír Kallista (Athanor)…
18-12-2019

Visegrad Film Forum 2020 – Learn from the best

Meet the educational and networking platform entitled Visegrad Film Forum, set in the cosy central Europe, Bratislava, Slovakia. The 9th edition of the event is the right place for filmmakers looking for new international contacts and eager to know more about the filmmaking process from world-known professionals. Packaged in the …
18-12-2019

Best Documentary Films of 2019 Online on DAFilms

In the wintertime before the end of the year, DAFilms online documentary cinema traditionally presents a selection of the most watched films in the Best of DAFilms curated program. The collection features the most remarkable documentary films which received an online premiere in 2019 on DAFilms, including works by renowned…
17-12-2019

Decisions of the Board of Management of Eurimages

Co-production support - Strasbourg, 13.12.2019 - At its 157th meeting held from 9 to 12 December in Berlin, the Board of Management of the Council of Europe's Eurimages Fund agreed to support 15 fiction films and one documentary project for a total amount of €3,399,600.
16-12-2019

NEM Zagreb: AWARD WINNERS AND NOMINEES DISCUSSED TRENDS IN THE INDUSTRY

TV industry key players, TV Writing Contest winners and an impressive Christmas party marked the last day of the first NEM Zagreb
16-12-2019

WEMW 2020 ACCREDITATION CAMPAIGN IS NOW OPEN: JOIN US FOR OUR SPECIAL 10TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION!

Accreditation campaign for the upcoming 2020 edition of When East Meets West is open!
16-12-2019

FAMOUS BROADCASTERS PRESENTED NEW CONTENT AT NEM ZAGREB

BBC Studios, CBS Studios International, AMC Networks, Keshet International, all3media international and many others highlighted NEM Zagreb’s day two Zagreb, December 13th – The second day of NEM Zagreb put a spotlight on some of the most recognizable world-renowned broadcasters. BBC Studios and CBS Studios International showcased their newest content…
13-12-2019

NEM ZAGREB OFFICIALLY STARTED AND IT’S ALL ABOUT CONTENT CREATION

The first edition of NEM Zagreb gathered world-renowned producers, writers and actors, along with foreign and domestic media Zagreb, December 12th - NEM Zagreb, the largest TV market in Central and Eastern Europe, officially started today for the first time at the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel. Unlike the already established NEM…
12-12-2019

FULL PROJECT PORTFOLIO AND MENTORS FOR FIRST SESSION OF FIRST CUT+ ANNOUNCED

First Cut+, the new program created for boosting the competitiveness and marketability of feature films that previously participated First Cut Lab, is gearing up for its first edition that will take place from 16-20 January 2020 during Trieste’s When East Meets West. First Cut+ consists in the promotion of a…
12-12-2019

First Cut Lab program to be enriched with MEDIA supported First Cut+

First Cut Lab, the workshop for fiction feature films in editing phase run by Tatino Films, will enhance its support through a new program addition called First Cut+ with the support of the Access to Market scheme of Creative Europe’s MEDIA program. First Cut+ will promote a portfolio of 16…
12-12-2019

BREAKING NEWS Czech shorts at Sundance!

Two Czech short animations were selected to the Short Film Program at Sundance Film Festival 2020, the largest independent film festival in USA. The films were selected from unbelievable 10 397 submissions from all over the world. For both Daughter by Daria Kascheeva and SH_T HAPPENS by Dávid Štumpf and…
11-12-2019