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WIN 5000 EURO IN PRODUCTION SUPPORT FOR YOUR NEXT FILM
PARTICIPATE IN A PITCHING FORUM FOR CO-PRODUCTION PROJECTS AT THE NORWEGIAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Screen Talent Europe in collaboration with The Norwegian Short Film Festival invite emerging producers, directors and screenwriters from Northern Europe to pitch new short film projects at the festival in Grimstad, Norway, June 13th – 15th 2018.
To participate you must apply one of the Screen Talent Europe partners. It is free to participate and the costs of transportation and accommodation will be covered by Screen Talent Europe.
The best pitch will receive a production grant of 5000 €.
10-14 short films will be pitched during the Pitching Forum. In a 5-minute pitch, each participant will present their project to a pitching jury and an audience of potential co-producers, co-financiers and filmmakers attending the festival.
To participate you must be between 18-30 years old.
Producers, directors and screenwriters must have produced at least 2 films (fiction or documentary).
You must apply with a project in development (fiction or documentary) with a maximum length of 30 min.
The project must be produced through international co-production. This means that the project owner has to produce the entire or parts of the project in another country. It´s not a requirement to have a co-producer in another country when you apply, but to get the production grant disbursed, the project must be established as a co-production between two countries.
Application deadline: May 8th 2017. APPLY HERE
For further information, please contact:
Anders Fristad Rudolph: email@example.com
Screen Talent Europe
Screen Talent Europe is a network of film centers working with talent development in Northern Europe. Screen Talent Europe aims to create more co-production, network and collaborations between emerging filmmakers in Europe. Read more about Screen Talent Europe here
The Norwegian Short Film Festival
The Norwegian Short Film Festival is a short film and documentary festival with a competition programme for Norwegian and International short film, Norwegian documentaries and Music Videos. In addition to the award programmes, the festival present international documentaries, arrange workshops and seminars, concerts, boat trips and many other interesting film programmes.
The competition programme for international short films attracts filmmakers from all over the world to Grimstad, and the festival facilitates for bonds to be tied between the Norwegian and the international film community.
The Pitching Forum is organized by Mediefabrikken, the Screen Talent Europe partners and The Norwegian Short Film Festival, with financial support from The Nordic Culture Fund.