BELGRADE: Goethe-Institut Young Directors´ Academy South-Eastern Europe starts a new professional training programme First Films First aiming at supporting young Southeast European directors to develop their debut feature.
The programme consists of four modules. The first one, Developing Stories to Scripts, will take place within the 16th Transilvania Film Festival in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, in June 2017.
The second module, Finding a Unique Visual Style for Your Film & Further Script Development will take place within the framework of the Manaki Brothers International Cinematographers Film Festival, Bitola, Macedonia, in September 2017.
The third module, Directing Actors, will be hosted by Auteur Film Festival in Belgrade, Serbia in November-December 2017, and the fourth module, Getting Ready for the Big World – Pitching and Packaging Your Project, will be held within the framework of the Sofia International Film Festival, Bulgaria, in March 2018.
The deadline for applications is 1 March 2017.