MIDPOINT Intensive SK 2022

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A professional script development program created to offer unique support for Slovak filmmakers with a feature films in development who believe in teamwork and the importance of script consultancy.


The main idea of the program is to support the local production and offer to Slovak filmmakers services of renowned international script consultant working in their native language

For teams of writer and producer (and possibly director) who are developing Slovak feature-film

  • unique opportunity to consult on projects along with esteemed internationally renowned mentor in the native language
  • receive feedback from other filmmakers in the group
  • strengthen the work of the creative team
  • develop a new draft of the script


Mikey’s Perfect World

Miško (Mikey) is a 12-year-old altar boy from Smižany, a small village in East Slovakia. He lives his care-free life until one day a misunderstanding happens and the whole village starts to think he ...
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In an effort to illegally cross the strictly guarded state border the three heroes find out that sometimes it is much harder to cross the boundaries we have built deep within. Western about men ...
MIDPOINT participants: Vanessa BiermannovaMichal Balaz
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House In the Middle

Three different camps intertwined by one event. Three survival attempts, but none successful. It’s the last few days of 1944, and in the middle of the Yugoslav mountains, seven-year-old deaf Samuel ...
MIDPOINT participants: Livia FilusovaDominik Gyorgy
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When some Roma boys set fire to a historical castle, a paramilitary organization - The Wolves - moves into the village, offering to solve the Roma issue. A teenage son of a corrupt mayor, who has ...
MIDPOINT participants: Miroslav GerbelTeodor Kuhn
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To ensure the most sophisticated approaches to project in development, the Intensive SK program works with established script consultants working both internationally and locally.

Ivo Trajkov
Czech Republic / North Macedonia  
Ivo Trajkov is a director, producer, film editor, screenwriter and story editor. He was born in Skopje, Macedonia and graduated from FAMU in Prague. His filmography as a director/screenwriter ...
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Intensive 3-day journey

The program accepts 4 projects in development, which work closely in one working group. The core of the program is the intensive script analysis in group works and individual consultations. 

  • Team with projects
    June 27-29, 2022 | Bratislava, Slovakia

    The workshop consists of group work, individual consultations with the group leader. The workshop will be organized collaterally with the second workshop of the MIDPOINT Series Launch program and some lectures will be open also to MIDPOINT Intensive SK participants. 

Sucess Stories

Selection of our successful alumni

Fee and how to apply


100 EUR
per participant for the whole training

Application deadline

April 25, 2022

Who can apply?

creative teams of writer and producer (and eventually producer)

eligible countries: Slovakia

Application requirements

To apply for the workshop, please create an account on the MIDPOINT Visitor Page and follow the instructions within the submission form.

Required materials:
- script or treatment 
- synopsis (1 page)
- short synopsis (600 characters)
- short professional biography of all team members (600 characters for each bio)
- writer´/ director´s explication
- producer´s motivation letter
- production company profile
- financing plan (not mandatory)



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Kristyna Plhonova
Program Coordinator