OPEN CALL: Pitching Forum in Grimstad 2021
Screen Talent Europe Pitching Forum Thursday 10th of June 2021
PARTICIPATE IN AN ONLINE PITCHING FORUM AT THE NORWEGIAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL AND WIN 4000 EURO IN PRODUCTION SUPPORT FOR YOUR NEXT SHORT FILM
The Norwegian Short Film Festival (9th–13th of June 2021), in collaboration with Mediefabrikken and Screen Talent Europe, invite emerging producers, directors and screenwriters from Europe to pitch new short film projects at the Norwegian Short Film Festival in June. Pitching preperations will be held June 8th and June 9th. The pitch will take place June 10th. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, everything will be held online.
In a 5 minute pitch, each participant will present their project to a jury and an online audience of potential co-producers, financiers and filmmakers. The best pitch will receive a production grant of 4000 EURO. 10 Short Film Projects will be pitched during the Pitching Forum.
- To participate you must have a connection to one of the Screen Talent Europe partners (work/live in the region). List of partners at the bottom of the page.
- The Pitch will be held in English. Please apply in English.
- Producers, directors and screenwriters must have produced at least 2 films (short fiction or documentary).
- You must apply with a project in development (fiction or documentary) with a maximum length of 30 min.
- To participate you need to be available online for pitching preparations and technical check June 8th and 9th, and or the pitching forum June 10th.
What you get
As well as attending the pitch you will take part in:
- A workshop preparing to the pitch, with online sessions with mentors from Mediefabrikken
- A networking reception online
You will also get a free accreditation for the digital festival program.
Application deadline: 12th of May 2021. Apply here.
For further information, please contact Marte: firstname.lastname@example.org
Screen Talent Europe
Screen Talent Europe is a network of film centers working with talent development in Europe. Screen Talent Europe aims to create more co production, network and collaborations between emerging filmmakers in Europe. Read more about Screen Talent Europe and see the List of partners www.screentalent.eu.
The Pitching Forum Is organized by Mediefabrikken (www.mediefabrikken.no), the Screen Talent Europe partners (www.screentalent.eu) and The Norwegian Short Film Festival (www.kortfilmfestivalen.no).