MIDPOINT provides several types of programmes designed to cover the area of film dramaturgy. Find out, what can you learn with MIDPOINT…
MIDPOINT was launched by FAMU Prague as a professional script development and film dramaturgy training platform aimed at narrative film projects. MIDPOINT partner schools include VŠMU Bratislava, PWSFTviT Łódź, UNATC Bucharest, SZFE Budapest, and dffb Berlin.
MIDPOINT programmes are developed in close collaboration with professional screenwriters, producers and teachers. Find out more about our core tutors…
See the projects here.
“Comparing Best Practices of US/Hollywood and Danish/Scandinavian TV Writing: strengths, secrets and cultural differences” Although he is primarily known as the screenwriter of Disney´s Pocahontas and Mulan, and DreamWorks’ Prince of Egypt and The Legend of El Dorado, Philip LaZebnik has written and worked on numerous television shows in both the US and Scandinavia.… In collaboration the…
Trojdenný workshop zameraný na analýzu scenárov celovečerných hraných a animovaných filmov. Pracuje s tvorivým tímom v kombinácii scenárista – producent a prebieha v slovenskom jazyku. Termín je 21. – 23.6.2015 počas MFF AFF v Trenčianskych Tepliciach. Workshop bude prebiehať formou diskusie v menšej skupine a jeho súčasťou budú aj individuálne stretnutia s lektorom.
In collaboration with the Finále Plzeň film festival Steve Matthews, the executive producer for drama development at HBO Europe and the producer of The Borgias and Love/Hate shared his experience regarding working with TV-show writers in master class “Working with TV-show writers: creative producer´s point of view and Case studies: The Borgias and Love/Hate”
Former MIDPOINT participants can apply for script consultation or for dramaturgical consultation in the editing room..
Journey to Rome
Czech-Polish debut Journey to Rome, part of Midpoint programme in 2011, will open the East of the West competition of the 50th KVIFF. Congratulations to the writer/director Tomasz Mielnik, the producer Mikuláš Novotný and the whole team!
David at KVIFF
Film David was selected to Forum of Independents at KVIFF. The project participated at MIDPOINT in 2013. Congrats to writer/director Jan Těšitel, the producer Veronika Kührová and the whole team!
Kids from the East selected for TFL´s FrameWork
Project Kids from the East (writer/director: Aramisova, producer: Michal Kráčmer – trans-for.me (CZE) was selected for TorinoFilmLab´s FrameWork 2015 programme. Kids from the East participated in MIDPOINT: Script Development Workshops in 2014 and has since won several awards and…
MIDPOINT project awarded at Regensburg Short Film Week
We are happy and proud to announce that the project FAUNA AND FLORA by Piotr Litwin, which was developed during MIDPOINT Workshops 2011, won Special Mention at Regensburg Short Film Week. Congratulations!!!
MIDPOINT ALUMNI is face of KVIFF´s Future Frames!
In the brand new section called Future Frames: Ten New Filmmakers To Follow you will find director MARTINA BUCHELOVA (VSMU). Martina is a MIDPOINT alumni, last year she attended our workshop with the feature-lenght project called CONTEST. Congratulations! More about the whole section here:…