TORONTO: Seven films from CEE countries are among the 27 European films selected for the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival which have been granted Film Sales Support (FSS) by the European Film Promotion (EFP).
Films from CEE Supported by EFP and Selected for the 2018 TIFF:
High Life (Germany, France, USA, UK, Poland), Gala sectionDirected by Claire DenisProduced by Pandora FilmCoproduced by Alcatraz Films, Apocalypse Films, Andrew Lauren Productions, Arte France Cinéma, MadantsSupported by the Polish Film InstituteSales agent: Wild Bunch
Her Job (Greece, France, Serbia), Discovery sectionDirected by Nikos LabôtProduced by Homemade FilmsCoproduced by Sisters Production, SENSE Production Supported by Film Center SerbiaSales agent: Jour2fête
Putin’s Witnesses (Latvia, Switzerland, Czech Republic), TIFF DocsDirected by Vitaly Mansky,Produced by GoldenEgg Production, Hypermarket Film, Vertov StudioCoproduced by ZDF, RTS – SRG SSR, Czech Television in association with Arte, Current Time TV, Latvian TV Supported by the Czech Film Fund, the National Film Center of Latvia Sales agent: Deckert Distribu-tion GmbH
Summer Survivors (Lithuania), Discovery sectionDirected by Marija KavtaradzeProduced by M-filmsCoproduced by After SchoolSupported by the Lithuanian Film CentreSales agent: Heretic - Heretic Outreach
Touch Me Not (Romania, Germany, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, France) Directed by Adina Pintilie Produced by Manekino Film Coproduced by RohFilm Productions, PINK, Agitprop Ltd and Les Films de l'Étranger Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, EURIMAGES, Torino Film Lab, MDM (Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung) Germany, the Bulgarian National Film Center, the Czech Film Fund, Strasbourg Urban Community, MEDIA , Sales agent: Doc & Film International
The Load (Serbia, France, Croatia, Iran, Qatar), Discovery section Directed by Ognjen Glavonić Produced by Non-Aligned Films Coproduced by Cinéma Defacto, Kinorama,Three Gardens Film Supported by Aide aux cinémas du monde — CNC, Eurimages, the Croatian Audiovisual Centre, Visions Sud Est, Film Center Serbia, Hubert Bals Fund, Doha Film Institute, Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, Sales agent: New Europe Film Sales
Consequences (Slovenia), Discovery section Directed by Darko Štante Produced by Filmsko društvo Temporama Coproduced by Zwinger film, NuFrame, 100 Supported by the Slovenian Film Center, Sales agent: Wide
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