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MIDPOINT Shorts project showcase at When East Meets West

January 14, 2020

New short film project by Mateusz Pacewicz, the writer of Polish international hit Corpus Christi, will be presented at When East West, together with new projects by award-winning filmmakers: Estonian Madli Laane, Nikos Tseberopoulos from Greece and Serbian Svetislav Dragomirovic. 

MIDPOINT Shorts, our leading program dedicated to script and project development of short films, will conclude in Trieste with its second workshop and a showcase followed by a networking platform.

The program is led by Czech director and script consultant Pavel Marek who is accompanied by Lithuanian producer tutor Marija Razgute.
The program of the final workshop (out of two in total) includes group meetings, individual consultations, lectures as well as crucial pitching training. On board are guest tutors Marcin Luczaj from New Europe Film Sales, director Teona Strugar Mitevska, pitching trainer Michaela Sabo and script consultant and Artistic Director of the Sundance Filmmakers Lab Gyula Gazdag.

The list of closed workshop lectures is here.

Participants will have the unique opportunity to pitch their short film projects in front of the audience full of experts from the short film industry.

The project showcase of MIDPOINT Shorts projects will take place within WEMW
on Monday, January 20, 2019 from 15:00 to 16:00 h in hotel Savoia.

Please bear in mind that the seating capacity is limited. In case of a serious interest, please reserve your seat by sending an e-mail to karolina.vorackova@amu.cz.

Following projects will be presented:

Team Building / Poland
Mateusz Pacewicz / writer, director  
Ludka Kierczak / producer        

Jungle.Law / Estonia
Madli Lääne / writer, director  
Anneli Ahven / producer      

Soul Food / Greece 
Nikos Tseberopoulos / writer, director 
Eleni Kossyfidou / producer   

Tell No One / Serbia
Svetislav Dragomirovic / writer, director
Nevena Savic / producer 

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