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Works in Development – Feature Launch 2020

KVIFF & MIDPOINT Development Award Jury Joseph Fahim Joseph Fahim is an Egyptian film critic, programmer and lecturer. He is the Arab delegate of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, a former member of Berlin Critics' Week, the curator of the 2018 Safar Film Festival in London, and ex-director of…
25-06-2020

MIDPOINT Feature Launch showcase at KVIFF Eastern Promises

MIDPOINT Institute presents 9 feature film projects and 3 script consultants at online Eastern Promises Industry Days of KVIFF.
25-06-2020

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.
23-06-2020

The shooting of the feature The Space Within Us by the director Rahela Jagrič Pirc begins

On Monday, 15 June, the shooting of the feature The Space Within Us by the director Rahela Jagrič Pirc, who also co-wrote the script with Darja Medić, began.
18-06-2020

Slovenian films at the 73rd Film Market in Cannes

For the first time, this year’s 73rd Film Market in Cannes will be held online from 22 to 26 June. The Slovenian Film Centre will present three Slovenian features at the virtual film market (Market Screenings 2020). The screenings are mainly intended for the festival selectors, who can ensure that…
18-06-2020

Six Participants Pitch Projects at “eVilnius” – SOFA’s 2020 Financing Workshop Will Be Held Online

For the third time, SOFA – School of Film Advancement will provide participants with the chanceFor the third time, SOFA – School of Film Advancement will provide participants with the chanceto pitch their projects in front of experienced private investors and representatives of Europeanpublic film funds. Originally planned to be…
18-06-2020

CICAE Art Cinema Newsletter - June 2020 Coronavirus Edition

POLITICS President of Germany Steinmeier meets CICAE President Christian Bräuer The President of Germany and his wife Elke Büdenbender met with CICAE president Christian Bräuer in Berlin. The meeting took place at the initiative of the President on June 9 at the Kino International. Also present was film director Andreas…
17-06-2020

11th UnderhillFest held in Podgorica - Citizens of the world in Njegos park

Since 2010 International festival of feature documentary film UnderhillFest represents a cross-section of very significant and artistically acclaimed documentaries. Respecting all the measures by the National coordination body for infectious diseases – from 16th to 23rd June 2020, audience in Podgorica had the opportunity to watch 19 films, different documentary…
17-06-2020

°efp and kviff invite young directors to make their first foray into the film business

EFP EFP FUTURE FRAMES - Generation NEXT of European Cinema will be presenting ten selected films directed by some of the most promising European film students and graduates at the official Industry Days (KVIFF Eastern Promises) of this year’s Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF). The high-profile programme, which has…
16-06-2020

PRODUCTION: Romanian Writer/Director Ioana Mischie in production with TANGIBLE UTOPIAS, a groundbreaking virtual reality world

the meditative virtual reality experience brings to life an Odyssey of future cities as inspired by the visions of children worldwide with the goal to inspire societal development for the very long term. the most recent virtual reality project is selected for Cannes XR, the global program for immersive entertainment,…
15-06-2020

FULL PROJECT PORTFOLIO AND MENTORS FOR SECOND SESSION OF FIRST CUT+ ANNOUNCED

First Cut+, the new program created for boosting the competitiveness and marketability of feature films that previously participated in First Cut Lab, is gearing up for its second edition that will take place from July 6th to 9th 2020 during Karlovy Vary’s Eastern Promises, now online. First Cut+ consists in…
15-06-2020

8 NOVEMBER 2020 - SAVE THE DATE!

The 5th European Arthouse Cinema Day will take place in 2020 on November 8.
12-06-2020

17th "Art Cinema = Action + Management" training application period ends on June 15

The application period for the 17th Art Cinema = Action + Management ends on June 15th.
12-06-2020

EFP joins forces with the European Women's Audiovisual Network (EWA)

europe gathers forces together for women in film Directors of EUROPE! VOICES OF WOMEN IN FILM 2020: Marta Pulk, Kasia Mateja, Malgorzata Goliszewska, Stéphanie Chuat, Véronique Reymond, Alli Haapasalo, Reetta Aalto, Malou Reymann, Jenni Toivoniemi, Anna Paavilainen, Barbara Ott, Antoneta Kastrati, Neasa Hardiman, Amanda Kernell, Elli Toivoniemi, Kirsikka Saari, Sandra…
10-06-2020

MIDPOINT TV Launch 2020 starts online this week

MIDPOINT's series oriented program TV Launch brings together 20 participants with 9 projects of promising series. The first workshop of the more than six months long journey starts on June 10, 2020 and runs for the following 12 days online.
10-06-2020

CICAE launches international action campaign “Back To Cinema”

The International Confederation of Arthouse Cinemas (CICAE), in collaboration with the German initiative, #ZurückInsKino, has started an international social media campaign under the name #BackToCinema.
08-06-2020

"Sabattier Effect" by Eleonora Veninova supported by Eurimages

At its most recent 158th management board meeting which took place online the Council of Europe’s Eurimages Fund agreed to support the film “Sabattier Effect” by Macedonian director Eleonora Veninova in the amount of 88,000 euros.
02-06-2020

MIDPOINT TV Launch 2020 is announcing the project selection

It's a great pleasure to introduce the 9 selected projects for the 2020 edition of MIDPOINT TV Launch.
01-06-2020

"M" and "Sister" selected at "Sofia Meeting Works in Progress", "The Sign" at "We Are One: A Global Film Festival"

It is with great pleasure that we inform you that this period is important for the wider presentation of the Macedonian cinematography, especially films by the younger Macedonian directorial names. In the program of the 17th Edition of "Sofia Meeting Works in Progress" which started on May 27, two Macedonian…
01-06-2020

Bulgarian Film Industry Safety Guidelines Under COVID-19 approved by the Ministry of Health

This document provides the basic methods for establishing technical and organizational measures for contagion prevention. Each filming is different, hence specific risk-based measures need to be established BEFORE it begins. This measures are implemented according order № RD-01-262/14.05.2020. of the Bulgarian Health Authorities. http://www.mh.government.bg/media/filer_public/2020/05/13/rd-01-262.pdfOrder №1/05.01.2018 pub. in NN 7/2018 of…
28-05-2020