MIDPOINT Shorts 2020-2021 opened for applications!

Apply with your short film project to the new edition of our program!

MIDPOINT Shorts is a professional project development program open to creative teams of writers, directors and producers.

Within one online workshop and two residential workshops, the participants get to develop their script as well as prepare the production and promotional aspects of the projects.
The workshop format is based on one-to-one tutoring as well as group feedback.

Project showcase takes place within When East Meets West Co-production Forum.

Dates and venues
Preparatory online workshop / September 2020
Workshop 1 / October 2020, Prague, Czech Republic
Workshop 2 / January 2021, Trieste, Italy

The program schedule and the form of the organization inevitably depend on the development of the coronavirus pandemic situation.

750 EUR (per participant, max. 3 participants in the creative team, possible to pay in installments)


You can learn more about the program and the methodology here. You can access the application form here.

MIDPOINT Shorts is realized with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic and the Czech Film Fund. It is presented in cooperation with When East Meets West.

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