BUCHAREST: Director Bogdan Theodor Olteanu and Bold Film Studio (the first film investment fund in Romania) are teaming up again after their successful comedy Taxi Drivers (2022), but their new project, the independent comedy Klaus and Barroso / Klaus si Barroso, has a collective direction, as several members of the team are involved in the directing process.

MISKOLC: Films directed by Stephan Komandarev, Michal Blaško, Tóth Barnabás, Elene Naveriani  and Tudor Giurgiu have been selected for the main competition of the 19th edition of the CineFest Miskolc International Film Festival, which will be held 1 – 9 September 2023.

POTSDAM: The global streaming service MUBI has joined the international executive master’s programme European Film Business and Law LL.M. | MBA, the only European postgraduate programme combining film entertainment business and law for experienced media professionals, starting on 1 October 2023.

20th Arthouse Cinema Training 30 October – 5 November 2023 BERLIN, GERMANY
Discover the World of Arthouse Cinema in Berlin!

BERLIN: Professionals working in the arthouse cinema industry can apply to the 20th Arthouse Cinema Training organised in Berlin by CICAE from 30 October to 5 November 2023. The deadline is 27 August 2023 and the training is highly competitive.

SARAJEVO: Projects from Ukraine/France/Germany, Czech Republic/Slovakia and Romania were awarded at Docu Talents from the East@Sarajevo Film Festival, which was held within the Sarajevo FF’s CineLink Industry Days on 13 August 2023.

WARSAW: In an open letter sent to the Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, representatives of the Polish film community are protesting against the statements of Minister of Digitalisation Janusz Cieszyński, who denied in two interviews that his ministry has blocked the adoption of the amendment to the Act on Copyright and Related Rights, which introduces royalties from the Internet for filmmakers.

HERCEG NOVI: The 36th edition of the Herceg Novi - Montenegro Film Festival will be held in the Montenegrin town of Herceg Novi 22 – 28 August 2023 under the slogan "All the colours of the film".

POTSDAM: The master’s programme European Film Business and Law LL.M. | MBA is thrilled to introduce Rushlake Media as its first partner for the upcoming project module in its first edition, starting on 1 October 2023.