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The EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS 2020 Off to a Flying Start

European Shootings Stars 2020 © Harald Fuhr / EFP The image shows from left to right: Pääru Oja (Estonia),Ella Rumpf (Switzerland), Jonas Dassler (Germany), Levan Gelbakhiani (Georgia), Bilal Wahib (The Netherlands), Martina Apostolova (Bulgaria), Victoria Carmen Sonne (Denmark), Joana Ribeiro (Portugal), Zita Hanrot (France), Bartosz Bielenia (Poland) 21th February 2020,…

The Zlín Film Festival for the 60th Time.

Visitors can expect not only an attractive film festival, but also a spectacular celebration and a number of extraordinary surprises. 2020: Back to the Future, the announced theme of the 60th Zlín Film Festival, has also inspired the authors of the visual that the organizers of the festival unveiled today…

Film incentives in the Czech Republic in 2019 attracted almost CZK 9 billion (USD 393 million / EUR 363 million) in expenditures; interest in filming continues to rise

Thanks to film incentives, nearly 80 films and series were shot in the Czech Republic in 2019. Implementation of projects brought revenues of almost CZK 9 billion (USD 393 million / EUR 363 million) to the Czech economy. A large portion of this comprises series filmed for online platforms such…

congratulations to 61 participants of european shooting stars and producers on the move with premieres at the berlin international film festival

European Shooting Star Ella Rumpf from Switzerland plays one of the lead roles in the series FREUD by Marvin Kren EFP (European Film Promotion) congratulates 22 participants of EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS and 38 former PRODUCERS ON THE MOVE who will be celebrating the premieres of their films during this year's…

Kids Kino.Lab - session II - we're taking off!

Having worked on the initial idea, the world, the characters, and the outlines of their stories, Kids Kino.Lab participants will now focus on writing extended treatment and taking first steps to prepare the production package for their projects. Not only will they start fully developing their stories, but they will…

EAVE @ the 70th Berlin International Film Festival

AVE is proud to announce once more a very strong presence of EAVE projects & producers at this year's Berlin Film Festival: 5 films in COMPETITION, 5 in the new section ENCOUNTERS, 13 projects in PANORAMA & PANORAMA DOKUMENTE, 7 at the FORUM, 11 at the GENERATION sections, 3 at…

On the 15 th of February ended the deadline for submitting films to the anniversary 60 th Krakow Film Festival.

MIDPOINT TV Launch graduate project at Berlinale Co-Pro Series 2020 With Berlinale and its Co-Pro Series 2020 around the corner, we would like to reckon the very successful journey of the TV series project Babyland, which was being developed within our TV Launch program in 2019. This Bulgarian project, produced…

Among films awarded at the Sundance film festival were also two documentaries developed in the Czech dok.incubator workshop

In addition to the short film entitled Dcera (Daughter), two more films developed in the Czech Republic within the dok.incubator workshop also scored points at the prestigious Sundance American film festival awards ceremony on Saturday. The Ukrainian filmmaker Iryna Tsilyk won the Documentary Directing Award for her debut documentary The…

Berlinale Series Market: MIDPOINT graduate in the spotlight

Berlinale Series Market (February 24 – 26, 2020) – a joint initiative of the European Film Market, the Berlinale Co-Production Market and Berlinale Talents – has prepared a unique three-day event focusing on all aspects of the serial content. Berlinale Series Market continues with its mission of introducing new writing…

The Transilvania International Film Festival and Transilvania Pitch Stop team is ready to meet and share plans, ideas and a good coffee!

Meet our team at Berlinale: Tudor Giurgiu, Festival PresidentContacts: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +40 722 522 200Attending: February 21-27 Mihai Chirilov, Artistic Director Contacts: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +40 744 370 305Attending: February 21-23 Oana Giurgiu, Executive DirectorContacts: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +40 722 326 950Attending: February 21-27 Cristian Hordilă, Festival ManagerContacts: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +40 733 735 952Attending: February 20-25…

EUROVOD Newsletter - February 2020

Here we are: next month, the 4th session of the European VoD Meetings will kick-off in Sofia, gathering 36 participants from 15 countries and representing 29 companies. Organized in cooperation with the Sofia FF and Sofia Meetings, and co-financed by Creative Europe MEDIA Programme, the training will feature round tables,…


Brussels: 17 February 2020 – The International Union of Cinemas (UNIC), the body representing European cinema trade associations and operators, has today released its provisional update on admissions and box office revenues across Europe for 2019.

The world premiere of NUMBERS by Oleg Sentsov

The world premiere of NUMBERS, a film by Oleg Sentsov, directed from a gulag, is to take place tomorrow, Tuesday, February 18. The special screening will be a part of the Berlinale 70th anniversary celebration. The film will also screen as Berlinale Special. Today, we present the trailer, poster and…

Emerging Producers 2020 will be introduced in Berlin

The second leg of the Emerging Producers 2020 workshop starts today in Berlin and will be topped off by our traditional social event in honour of the up-and-coming generation of European documentary film producers. The Emerging Producers cocktail in Berlin will take place this Friday, February 21 from 9.00 PM.…

Czech films at Berlinale 2020

Czech Film Fund and its divisions Czech Film Center and Czech Film Commission will once again represent Czech Cinema at Berlin International Film Festival. Come and visit us at the European Film Market (or book a meeting with us - contacts below) and learn more about the current state of…

MIDPOINT Editing Room 2020: Lost in Paradise

One of the main goals of all MIDPOINT programs is the continuous support for its projects – from the very beginning “on the paper” till the editing room and even further on. MIDPOINT's special post-production program is now offering consultations in the editing room for its alumni project Lost in…

°efp producers on the move at the cannes film festival 2020

European Film Promotion Seeks Europe's Most Promising Up-and-Coming International Producers 'God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunya' realised among others by Producers on the Move Zdenka Gold and Labina Mitevska Each year, 20 young producers from 20 different countries from throughout Europe are selected to participate in PRODUCERS ON THE MOVE…

Oscar Director and Sound Editor of Hollywood Blockbusters Visit the Visegrad Film Forum 2020

From March 10th to 14th, the director Gosta-Gavras and sound editor Eddy Joseph will attend the Film and TV Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. The 9th Visegrad Film Forum will offer more than the screening of their well-known movies. The rich audiovisual program will be complemented…

Cartoon Business 2020 - Scholarship application

Cartoon Business is a top-level seminar focusing on the new generation models of financing and revenues brought about by the changes in the production and distribution markets. The next Cartoon Business will be held in Gran Canaria (Spain) from 24th to 26th March 2020.

Call for applications | Transilvania Pitch Stop 2020

2020 Call for Projects - Make your film happen!