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Five Films Nominated for European University Film Award (EUFA)

The European Film Academy and Filmfest Hamburg take great pleasure in announcing the five nominated films for the European University Film Award (EUFA). Introduced in 2016, this award is presented by university students from across Europe. Based on the European Film Awards Feature and Documentary Film Selections 2021, these are…

GOLDEN FRUIT PLAN 2021 call for projects till September 30th

The Golden Fruit Plan is initiated by The Golden Tree International Documentary Festival, the Golden Tree Documentary Fund, both based in Germany and Beijing and the Arkana Film Studio, based in Warsaw, Poland. The partner is Wajda School. It aims to discover new talents and promote cooperation and co-production of…

The first Slovenian film retrospective in Izmir, Turkey

This year, the 7th Balkan Panorama Film Festival, which is taking place between 27 September and 3 October, will focus on Slovenia. The Turkish audience will be able to see a total of twelve Slovenian films, of these six features and six shorts.

18 projects from 5 countries, selected in the FILM + 2021-2022 program

FILM+, the alternative program supporting independent film productions from Bulgaria, Moldova, Romania, Serbia announces the participants of the 6th edition, following the open call for projects submitted this summer. The program also includes a fifth country from now on, Greece, and will cover a year of mentoring and support in…



In total 25 films from 14 countries compete for five EKOFILM awards Czech Republic has 3 irons in the fire

European films prevail, exotic locations represented by films from Australia, India, Canada and USA BRNO/CZ – EKOFILM programmers led by Jitka Kotrlová selected 25 competition films out of 207 submissions. The festival jury will award the best films in the following sections: Beauty of Nature, Central European Films and Short…

Training Days Poland - OPEN CALL

ACE Producers and Independent Film Foundation are pleased to announce the call for applications for the Training Days Poland, which has been set up thanks to the support of the Polish Film Institute. Strengthening independent producers, ACE Producers uses the power of the ACE Network’s collective knowledge to tackle the…

107 Mothers won Best Screenplay Award of the Orizzonti Competition

Slovak-Czech-Ukrainian drama 107 Mothers has been honored with the Best Screenplay Award of the Orizzonti Competition within the 78th Venice International Film Festival's awards ceremony. On Saturday, the prize was handed over to Ivan Ostrochovský (also the producer) and Peter Kerekes (also the director and a co-producer) who joined forces…

Febiofest Industry days 2021: Bitcoin for Filmmakers

Use the latest innovations to get paid for your content! In just 4 lessons, you’ll get a good understanding of Bitcoin, the Lightning Network and Podcasting 2.0 and become comfortable using them. You will set up your own lightning wallet, prepare your website for a crowdfunding or start accepting micropayments…

Slovenian Film Days in Sombotel, Hungary

For the fourth year in a row, Slovenian Film Days will take place from 13 to 17 September at the Agora-Savaria cinema in Sombotel, Hungary. The event will open with the award-winning film Consequences by the director Darko Štante. The film was produced by the Temporama production company and saw…

Baltic Sea Docs concludes 25th edition and announces awarded projects

Taking place in hybrid format, the 25th edition of Baltic Sea Forum for Documentaries (Baltic Sea Docs) brought together filmmakers from the wider Baltic Sea region, Eastern Europe and Caucasus region. 18 film projects participated this year, representing film studios in 17 countries including Latvia, Poland, Armenia, Estonia, Finland, Lithuania,…

European Heritage Days 2021 celebrate “Heritage: All Inclusive!”

The European Heritage Days, a joint initiative of the Council of Europe and the European Commission since 1999, are the most widely celebrated participatory cultural events shared by people living in Europe. The pan-European nature of the programme contributes to bringing citizens together and highlighting the European dimension of cultural…

A weekend with Slovenian film in Rome

The Casa del cinema – or Cinema House – is the central film theatre in Rome, located in Villa Borghese at the address named after the famous Italian actor Marcello Mastroianni.

Various Croatian animated films at Linoleum festival in Kiev

As many as nine Croatian animated films to screen in various programmes at Linoleum International Festival of Contemporary Animation & Media Art, held in Kiev, 1st – 5th September. In addition, Croatian animation artist Veljko Popović will be part of a three-member main programme jury.

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Slovak 107 Mothers goes to Venice

We are thrilled to announce that Slovak film 107 Mothers will world premiere at the 78th Venice International Film Festival (1 – 11 September 2021). The Peter Kerekes' fiction debut produced by well established production company Punkchart films will compete with 18 titles in the Orizzonti section, dedicated to films…

ScripTeast 16: Only few days left to apply

Do not miss a chance to develope your project with ScripTeast! The mission of ScripTeast is to support the best CEE writers, providing them with the wisest advice and expertise of top international professionals. Our goal is, as always, to help scriptwriters navigate the industry, never give up, and make…

2022 Kids Kino Lab workshop. Call for projects!

Call for projects for the Kids Kino Lab, international script development workshop is now open! Are you ready to develop your story? Submit your project of a film or series for young audiences before 15th October.Kids Kino Lab – script development workshopKids Kino Lab is dedicated to scriptwriters and producers…

34 short films in the Bucharest International Dance Film Festival 2021 competition

BIDFF- Bucharest International Dance Film Festival 2021 is announcing the 7th edition competitions: 28 short films in the international competition and 6 Romanian titles in the national competition, picked from over 400 short films submitted. The festival will take place between 1-5 September 2021, under the theme Potential Worlds. Nature…