MIDPOINT is an international training and networking platform for script and project development for emerging film professionals – aimed at creative teams of writers, directors and producers from Central and Eastern Europe.
MIDPOINT focuses on narrative film and TV projects and operates as a year-long center organizing a string of workshop programs.
MIDPOINT was conceived at FAMU Prague in 2010 with the aim of strengthening the creative collaboration between writer, director and producer in the development process. In its years of existence, MIDPOINT has grown into a platform that provides several types of workshops designed to cover the area of film and TV dramaturgy and systematically to assist filmmakers during the entire development process.
MIDPOINT has more than 600 graduates, mostly emerging filmmakers from Central and Eastern Europe. Filmmakers who attended MIDPOINT have achieved success at festivals such as Berlinale, Karlovy Vary IFF, Cannes Film Festival and market platforms such as Baltic Event, CineLink or the Thessaloniki Co-production Market.
MIDPOINT has partnerships with leading industry platforms, film schools, training providers and national film funds in Europe and USA such as the Sundance Institute, Mediterranean Film Institute, EAVE, HBO Europe, Berlinale Talents, Torino Film Lab, When East Meets West, CineLink, CineMart, CANNESERIES, PWSFTviT Łódź, VŠMU Bratislava, UNATC Bucharest and dffb Berlin and many others.
MIDPOINT organizes a variety of programs - find the one that suits you the most!