MIDPOINT Institute is an international audiovisual training and networking institution organizing a wide range of programs focused on script and project development, post-production and the education of aspiring script consultants and development executives.

Its programs are dedicated to both short and feature narrative films and long or short form series.

MIDPOINT's main mission is to support writers, directors and producers from Central and Eastern Europe. Thanks to strong partnerships with international co-production markets, film and series festivals, training programs, national film funds and further audiovisual decision makers, MIDPOINT Institute represents a front-gate to European film and television industry. With its earnest focus on emerging filmmakers from the CEE region, MIDPOINT prides itself as an efficient talent incubator.

Projects developed within MIDPOINT Institute are presented at the most established professional industry platforms, accepted to the leading international festivals, commissioned and developed by significant European broadcasters and financiers and its graduates have proven to become an important element in both their local and the international audiovisual ecosystem.

Throughout the year, numerous programs are organized - as regular or one-off events.

The offered programs are divided as follows:

Feature-length films: MIDPOINT Feature Launch, MIDPOINT Editing Room
Short-length films: MIDPOINT Shorts
Long and short form series (TV and web series): MIDPOINT TV Launch, MIDPOINT Writers' Room, MIDPOINT Cold Open

Tailored programs MIDPOINT Intensive are designed to serve the needs of local professionals.

Conceived in 2010, MIDPOINT Institute is realized with the  support of Creative Europe - MEDIA sub-programme of the European Union, Czech Film Fund, Ministry of Culture Czech Republic, Slovak Audiovisual Fund and operates under the auspices of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.

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MIDPOINT Institute organizes a variety of programs - find the one that suits you the most!

MIDPOINT Feature Launch

Open Call

Deadline: November 1, 2021

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