MIDPOINT Shorts Showcase!
Five short film projects by talented emerging filmmakers will be presented on January 22, 2024, within the When East Meets West co-production forum in Trieste, Italy.
The current edition of the MIDPOINT Shorts program offered intensive training to five short film projects in development. The creators worked under the guidance of Pavel Marek, an acclaimed director and script consultant, and MIDPOINT Shorts Head of Studies, producer tutor Dora Nedeczky, pitching tutor Stefano Tealdi, as well as several guest tutors.
The second and final workshop starts on January 18, 2024, in Trieste, Italy, in partnership with the Trieste FF and When East Meets West co-production forum.
The intensive program will peak on Monday, January 22, 2024, at 16:30 CET with a project showcase hosted by MIDPOINT Institute pitching trainer Stefano Tealdi.
(Accredited industry guests of When East Meets West are welcome to attend the pitching session and set up meetings with the creators afterward.)
The presented short film projects are:
LITTLE HOUSE / Slovenia
SECOND LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS / Croatia
TOKOS / Portugal
UNAVAILABLE / Ukraine, France
GONE / Czech Republic (Selected through collaboration with Cannes Court Métrage)
Moreover, this year for the first time we will be awarding the best project with our brand new HAVC&MIDPOINT Development Award. Read about the award here.