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#TheAlternativeSchool presents #TheFutureOfCreativity

On July 31st, at TheOneCotroceni, #TheAlternativeSchool’s Creative MBA presents #TheFutureOfCreativity, an event distilling global trends in visual languages, branding and communication through the business intelligence lenses, echoing the 71st edition of Cannes Lions. The event, a spin-off of the #CannesForClients series, is designed for creatives, brand managers, designers and agency…

The shooting of the feature Elvis Škorc, Clever Klutz by the director Boris Jurjaševič begins

On Friday, 5 July 2024, the shooting of the youth feature Elvis Škorc, Clever Klutz by the director Boris Jurjaševič began in Ljubljana. The screenplay for the film is based on the novel of the same name by the author of youth literature and screenwriter Janja Vidmar.

The world premiere of Block 5, the new children’s film by Klemen Dvornik

The children’s film Block 5, directed by Klemen Dvornik, has been selected for the official programme of the Locarno Kids Screenings section of this year’s International Film Festival in Locarno. The festival will take place from 7 to 17 August. The official Locarno Kids Screenings section, featuring the new Slovenian…

NEW DATES: Play, Promote, Publish

NEW DATES: September 25-26, Online | October 7-11, Berlin | 800 EuroWe have great news for you! Due to postponed dates, you can still register for our 7-day workshop Play, Promote, Publish – Marketing Strategies for the Games Industry until September 23.

Winners announced for the workshop & pitching forum: ‘Let’s pitch some shorts!’

The project ‘Dandelion’ by screenwriter Cassi Camilleri was the best project of the pitching forum and awarded a financial award in the amount of 3,000 EUR. The project ‘Apollon Club’ by Kruno Trninić (screenwriter, director) and Maja Gros (producer) was awarded a financial award in the amount of 1,500 EUR…

The first film award for female screenwriters, film directors and artists, Czech Leonarda, has been established

5.7. 2024 Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic: At a Press Conference on 5 July in the Zander Hall of the Imperial Spa in Karlovy Vary, the 1st Annual Czech Leonarda Film Award is launched for female filmmakers who create scripts for feature and documentary films, animated films, new TV formats and…

German Films Previews 2024 in Potsdam

Following last year's successful German Films Previews in Potsdam, German Films invited film buyers to come again to the Brandenburg state capital at the beginning of July. International film buyers from around the globe travelled to Germany on Wednesday, 3 July 2024 for the annual event which celebrated its 24th…

Open Call: Full Moon Creative Lab | 2nd edition

European screenwriters can now apply for the 2nd edition of Full Moon Creative Lab Romanian Film Promotion and the Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF) invites European screenwriters to submit their horror, thriller & fantasy series or mini-series ideas to be developed in a Writers’ room, for the second edition of…

Apply for the 4th edition of the mentorship programme “Baltic Women in Film Mentorship”

Female film and TV industry professionals from the Baltic countries have until 11th August to apply

Play, Promote, Publish | Get to know our Female Leadership Programs | European Film Business and Law LL.M. | MBA

Info Session: AUDIOVISUAL WOMEN August 22 | 14:00 CEST | Online | Free of charge with registration

CEE Animation Forum 2024 Lineup Revealed

31 projects selected for this year's pitching from a record-breaking number of applications

DOX IN VITRO September 8-9, 2024. Kino Fontána, Beethovenova 1, Piestany, Slovakia

DOX IN VITRO is aimed at young producers and documentary filmmakers who will be introduced to the „real world“ of the European film market and documentary films. The workshop will focus on the development of documentaries under the guidance of experienced tutors and emphasize the role and need of co-productions…

21 projects selected for Young Horizons Industry 2024

We are delighted to announce selected projects to be pitched at Young Horizons Industry, international co-production forum for films and series for young audiences (30.09-2.10.2024, Warsaw). 11 films and 10 series were selected from 97 submissions.

Animation Think Tank 2024: Laying the Groundwork for Co-Development Funding for Animated Projects

A new edition of Animation Think Tank, an industry conference meeting organized by CEE Animation Workshop in collaboration with the Animafest World Festival of Animated Film, was held in Zagreb on June 4 and 5. High-level animation industry professionals from different territories and production environments joined two Zagreb sessions to…

Filming of the Children's Feature Film "Glavonja" Has Begun

Zagreb, 11.06.2024. - Last weekend in Zagreb, began filming for the children's movie "Glavonja," featuring five talented young actors. The story of ten-year-old Alisa and her older autistic brother Milan, who, along with three young detectives, embark on a somewhat surreal adventure, is directed by Marina Andree Škop and Vanda…

Baltic Sea Docs announces 26 projects selected for the 28th edition

The leading documentary pitching event in the Baltic countries, Baltic Sea Docs, has finalized the project selection for its 28th edition, scheduled to take place in Riga on 1-6 September 2024. The selection includes 22 projects currently in development and production, as well as four projects in the post-production stage…

The film MERMAN, directed by Ana Lungu, will have its world premiere at the FID Marseille Festival

The documentary has been selected for the International Competition at the 35th edition of the FID Marseille Festival, which will take place from June 25 to 30, 2024

CEE Animation Joins MIFA 2024 to Showcase Central and Eastern European Talent

CEE Animation, a one-stop shop for Central and Eastern European Animation, will once again participate at MIFA, the world’s biggest animation market, taking place from 11 - 14 June in Annecy. Besides promoting Central and Eastern European animated films, authors, and their projects, CEE Animation’s activities in Annecy will include…

New Children's Animation Sales Agent from CEE

Bear With Me Distribution, a newly founded boutique distribution agency specializing exclusively in animated films for children, will officially launch its activities at this year's Annecy Festival. The headline title of the line-up, Hello Summer, will premiere in Official selection of the Young audience section. Another title from the new…

Join the dok.incubator open program in Olomouc!

Are you planning a premiere of your documentary? Do you want to broaden your perspective in the film industry? Join dok.incubator open sessions in Olomouc June 25-29 • meet the top world festival representatives, sales agents and broadcasters • learn about changes in the post-COVID documentary distribution • discover how…