Do you prefer hiking the Austrian mountains waiting for the first snow or would you rather take a few last swims in the Greek sea? On our autumn edition we take you in both territories, to discover more about the challenges and initiatives of independent film distributors in Austria and in Greece.
And if two countries are not enough to satisfy your European spirit, you can find here the second chapter of our Media Success Stories, dedicated to some successful Media funded projects and activities directly connected with distribution. Were you wondering what we are up to these days? In October Europa Distribution held its Annual Conference in Rome and, in partnership with the MIA market, we organized an open panel on Blockchain. Next week Europa Distribution is bringing for the first time its members to IDFA to discuss about documentary releases.
European Distribution: Focus on Greece
The members of Europa Distribution operating in the Hellenic Republic offered us a common portrait of a highly competitive market, which has undergone significant changes due to the impact of the last economic crisis in 2008. A large number of releases, a great sensitivity to the weather, a limited amount of windows and a constant search for new business models are just some of the main traits of the film distribution market in Greece. READ MORE
European Distribution: Focus on Austria
MEDIA Success Stories Vol. II
“The Act of… Releasing: How to bring documentaries to theatres successfully?” For the very first time, Europa Distribution will be at the IDFA – International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam where it will hold a workshop dedicated to the distribution of documentaries. From November 18 to 20, around 20 independent distributors will participate in an open panel and a closed session of discussion organised in collaboration with IDFA as part of their Industry programme. READ MORE
Blockchain: Europa Distribution Panel at MIA