Eleven Projects Selected for Transilvania Pitch Stop


    CLUJ-NAPOCA: Eleven projects from Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Romania, Russia, Serbia and Turkey have been selected for the coproduction platform Transilvania Pitch Stop (TPS), which will take place during the Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF) on 9-10 June 2017.

    The eleven projects chosen from among more than 60 submissions are from first time and sophomore directors. This is the first time Transilvania Pitch Stop is open to the region (Romania, Moldova, Hungary, Bulgaria, Serbia, Ukraine, Russia, Greece, Turkey and Georgia).

    Also starting this year, an Eurimages Coproduction Development Award (20,000 EUR) will be awarded at TPS together with postproduction services offered by Chainsaw Europe (30,000 EUR) and a prize awarded by the Romanian Film Centre and DACIN-SARA (5,000 EUR).

    Six projects coming from first and second time filmmakers from Romania and Moldova will participate in a development workshop from 5 to 8 June 2017.


    Africa (Bulgaria)
    Directed by Maya Vitkova
    Produced by Viktoria Films

    The Empty House (Georgia)
    Directed by Rati Tsiteladze
    Produced by Artway Film

    Apples (Greece
    Directed by Christos Nikou
    Produced by Boo Productions

    Chemistry (Romania)
    Directed by Adina Dulcu
    Produced by Libra Film Productions

    I Hate Berlin (Romania)
    Directed by Valentin Hotea
    Produced by Hi Film Productions

    The Man Who Surprised Everyone (Russia)
    Directed by Natalya Merkulova, Alexey Chupov
    Produced by Pan Atlantic Studio

    The Heroes Were Dancing (Serbia)
    Directed by Nikola Ljuca
    Produced by Dart Film

    The Return of Elijah (Serbia)
    Directed by Mladen Djordjevic
    Produced by SENSE Production

    The Little Things (Turkey)
    Directed by Kivanc Sezer
    Produced by Nar Film

    Idle Moments (Turkey)
    Directed by M. Cem Öztüfekçi
    Produced by istos film

    Snow and Bear (Turkey)
    Directed by Selcen Ergun
    Produced by Albino Zebra

    Click HERE for the list of projects selected for the development workshop.