MIDPOINT TV Launch 2018
Dates and venues
November 4 - 10, 2017
Banska Stiavnica, Slovak Republic
April 19 - 25, 2018
Pilsen, Czech Republic (within Finale Plzen FF)
August 11 - 17, 2018
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (within Sarajevo FF)
Anatomy of a Crime
In 1969, an unfathomable murder stuns a secluded village in Yugoslavia: a pregnant woman is killed and her baby cut out and taken from her. VAHIDA HODŽIĆ (27), a childless village woman who claimed ...
MIDPOINT participants: Vuk RsumovicMirko BojovicUgljesa JokicVuk RsumovicAna Tomovic
The European Union has just imposed a new regulation on the number of inhabitants allowed on Atava Island (autonomous community of Spain). This mirrors a similar debacle that occurred there in the ...
MIDPOINT participants: Andrea CulkovaAndrea CulkovaAndrea Culkova
Mother's Got a Gun
TAMARA, HAJO and KONRAD, former members of the militant RAF(aka Bader-Meinhof-group), have been on the run from the German authorities for over 35 years. Lately they have been living in Slovakia as ...
MIDPOINT participants: Eike GoreczkaArne KohlweyerEike Goreczka
Theano is a single, 41 year old nutritionist, going through a midlife crisis in the crazy city of Athens. Theano might believe she is an adult, trying to deal with her own life and ‘save’ her ...
MIDPOINT participants: Alkis PapastathopoulosAmanda LivanouMaria HatzakouMaria HatzakouAlkis Papastathopoulos
Belgrade, Frankfurt, Amsterdam, Zurich - 1991. While ‘Yugo-gangs’ are raiding Western countries, loads of guns from the looming civil-wars are flooding the streets of Belgrade, finding their way ...
MIDPOINT participants: Milan StojanovicMatthias NerlichBoris GrgurovicMatthias NerlichMilica Zivanovic
Victor Jacobs, the 40 year old co-owner of the family trucking company ‘Satellite’, struggles to cope with the sudden death of his beloved wife Catherine. While trying to get his life back on tracks ...
MIDPOINT participants: Domien HuygheMelissa DhondtDomien HuygheMelissa Dhondt
Head of Studies
Alan Kingsberg received his MFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts where his film Minors won an Academy Award as the top student film in the US. His work in television includes writing an ACE Award ...Complete bio
Gabor’s career began in the writing staff of a daily serial at Grundy UFA in 1999. He became Creative Executive at the ...Complete bio
Maggie Murphy is an Executive Producer for Shaftesbury U.S. and founded the company’s Los Angeles-based division ...Complete bio
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HBO Europe Award 2018
5.000 USD handed out by the partner of the workshop, HBO Europe, to celebrate the Best TV Series Project of the MIDPOINT TV Launch 2018 program, in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, within the Workshop 3.
C21 Media Award 2018
Given out by the partner of the workshop, C21 Media, the award will give a one-year subscription access to one of the MIDPOINT TV Launch 2018 participants, in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, within the Workshop 3.
Winner: MILAN STOJANOVIC (TURBO)
Art Department Masterclass 2018
Granted by the Art Department Masterclass, the award will bring one TV Launch project to the second, practical assignment workshop of the program, at which it will be developing its production design by a new generation of European art directors, under the supervision of the most significant international professionals.