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Warsaw Industry Days – submission for works-in-progress

Festivals 2018-08-31

The submissions are open for the Warsaw Industry Days Works-in-Progress. The organizers welcome works-in- progress that have not previously been presented at other markets or festivals until September 30, 2018.

Warsaw Industry Days looks for projects from Poland (including co-productions). For the selection of Works-in-Progress, submissions are open for full length feature film projects or documentaries, advanced in the shooting process or in post-production, not previously presented at other markets or festivals.

The footage for selection purposes should be:

between 1 and 20 minutes

via a web link to uploaded material (preferably vimeo links), with English subtitles.

The deadline for footage submission is September 30, 2018. Links to uploaded material should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Warsaw Industry Days will be held October 18-20, 2018, during the 34th Warsaw Film Festival.

It will consist of the following elements:

Warsaw Screenings - organized since 2000; the newest Polish films (fiction features, docs, and shorts), which have international potential, will be presented to international sales agents, distributors, and festival programmers;

Warsaw Works-In-Progress - presentations of selected works-in-progress from Eastern Europe;

First Cut Lab Warsaw - experts watch rough cut of selected films and suggest editing changes; organized in cooperation with Polish Film Institute;

Warsaw Next - workshop for young Polish filmmakers, who have at least one short film to their credit; meetings with Polish and international professionals; lectures and masterclasses; participation in Warsaw Industry Days;

FIPRESCI Warsaw Critics Project - since 2006; workshop for young film journalists and critics from Central and Eastern Europe, organized in cooperation with FIPRESCI;

Doc Lab Poland - presentations of documentaries in various stages of production and post-production; organized by the Ślesicki Foundation;

Open Workshop "The Art of Film Editing", organized with Polish Film Editors Association. contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.