Twelve Projects Selected for ScripTeast


    WARSAW: Twelve feature film projects from eight countries are participating in the 7th edition of ScripTeast, a year-long programme for experienced writers from Central and Eastern Europe.

    An immersive, seven day first session concluded on 6 October 2012 in Ossolinski Place, Sterdyn in Poland. Participating screenwriters, came from 8 Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Serbia to work intensely on their feature film scripts with the support of established filmamkers.

    The distinguished group of Creative Advisors includes Michael Schiffer, an American screenwriter of the triple Oscar nominated film Crimson Tide; Neasa Hardiman, Dublin-based screenwriter and director, winner of the BAFTA; Dennis Bartok, American director, screenwriter and producer; David Matamoros, Spain-based screenwriter, director and producer from Zentropa; Trygve Allister Diesen, Scandinavian director and screenwriter and others.

    Selected Projects:

    1989 - Andras B. Vagvolgyi - Hungary
    18 % Gray - Borislav Chouchkov, Victor Chouchkov - Bulgaria
    Black Maria - Adi Voicu - Romania
    I Miss You - Malgorzata Pilacinska - Poland
    Painted Bird - Vaclav Marhoul - Czech Republic
    Retro Pradise - Katarina Uhrova - Slovakia
    Soldier - Mart Kivastik - Estonia
    The Mute - Bartek Konopka, Przemyslaw Nowakowski - Poland
    The Year of the Kuker - Nadejda Koseva - Bulgaria, Bojan Vuletic - Serbia
    The Young Friends of the USSR Club - Stephan Komandarev, Emil Spahiyski - Bulgaria
    Traces - Wiktoria Szymanska - Poland
    Viking Line Story - Xandra Popescu, Stefan Constantinescu - Romania