Berlin, Germany

  • ..has the aim to offer a sustainable perspective for young independent filmmakers – with the support of existing and flourishing partnerships of film industry and cultural institutions
  • ..creates a space which guards filmmakers against premature compromises and provides the chance, to develop professionally scripts with partners in crime within a like-minded network
  • ..starts – in co-operation with film festival achtung berlin – new german film award, filmArche e.V. and 25*p cine support – a call for a script development and network program of 5 month -  targeted at up-and-coming filmmakers based in Berlin – Brandenburg.

Up to 4 feature and 4 documentary projects will be selected and coached – between December 2013 and April 2014 -  by renowned mentors from the networks of DOK Leipzig, Kuratorium Junger Deutscher Film and Robert Bosch Stiftung. A pitch and a matchmaking session at achtung berlin film festival round up the program. Berlin-based production house 25*p cine support provides for two projects afterwards a scholarship – award.

The program takes off at the current state of the feature-length projects, develops them efficiently and offers a sustainable presentation and co-production platform.

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