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MIDPOINT Shorts project showcase at When East Meets West

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. 

January 14, 2020 programs

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.

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

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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Team Building

The dog days are over! Not only did Ada spend a great night with Kuba, her high school sweetheart, but was also offered her dream job! Things take an unexpected turn during Ada’s first day in the ...
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Soul Food

Yannis (15) and his mother are moving into her boyfriend’s apartment. While dealing with his mother’s indifference towards him, he stealthily starts hanging out with Olga, a socially secluded punk ...
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Tell No One

Twenty four kids, of the same class, have created some kind of prostitution activities between themself, as it is revealed during the parents meeting. Parents face the ugly truth with difficulties, ...
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Jungle. Law

Mirjam (14) is a bold and curious girl living in a small quiet town in rural Estonia, who is fascinated by the over-sexualized Instagram stars on her phone. One summer evening she accidentally ...
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