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MIDPOINT Shorts Project Showcase at When East Meets West

Press releases 2020-01-14

New short film project by Mateusz Pacewicz, the writer of Polish international hit Corpus Christi, will be presented at When East Meets West, together with new projects by award-winning filmmakers: Estonian Madli Laane, Nikos Tseberopoulos from Greece and Serbian Svetislav Dragomirovic.

MIDPOINT Shorts, our leading program dedicated to script and project development of short films, will conclude in Trieste with its second workshop and a showcase followed by a networking platform.

The program is led by Czech director and script consultant Pavel Marek who is accompanied by Lithuanian producer tutor Marija Razgute

The program of the final workshop (out of two in total) includes group meetings, individual consultations, lectures and pitching training. 

The participants will have the unique opportunity to pitch their short film projects in front of the audience full of experts from the short film industry. 

The project showcase of MIDPOINT Shorts will take place within When East Meets West co-production forum on Monday, January 20, 2020 from 15:00 to 16:00 in hotel Savoia.

For the accredited guests of WEMW. 
Please bear in mind that the seating capacity is limited. In case of a serious interest, please reserve your seat by sending an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Following projects will be presented:

Team Building / Poland
Mateusz Pacewicz / writer, director  
Ludka Kierczak / producer        

Jungle.Law / Estonia
Madli Lääne / writer, director  
Anneli Ahven / producer      

Soul Food / Greece 
Nikos Tseberopoulos / writer, director 
Eleni Kossyfidou / producer   

Tell No One / Serbia
Svetislav Dragomirovic / writer, director
Nevena Savic / producer        

Click here for more information about the workshop and the program.

MIDPOINT Happy Hour at WEMW  

You are warmly welcome to join us for a glass of wine on Monday, January 20 in Trieste and meet the faces of MIDPOINT! It will be the perfect opportunity to meet all the participants, tutors as well as the team. 

MIDPOINT Happy Hour / Monday, January 20 / 16.30 - 17.30 at the Library of Hotel Savoia Excelsior Palace

Meet us!

MIDPOINT team is traveling to Trieste Film Festival and When East Meets West co-production forum, get in touch to schedule a meeting!

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MIDPOINT Shorts 2019-2020 is realized with the support of Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic and Czech Film Fund. It is presented in cooperation with When East Meets West. MIDPOINT operates under the auspices of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.