October 17, 2018
Four feature-length projects have been selected to participate in this year's MIDPOINT Intensive SK program which runs through October 29 – 31, 2018.
KERKA (THE TATTOOIST) – writer Jan Strapec, writer/director Martin Repka, producer Zuzana Mistrikova
PANIC V PODZEMI (WEIRDO IN THE UNDERGOURND) – writer Viliam Klimacek, director Viliam Vadnal, producer Peter Badac
PROC LIDE, ZEJMENA ZENY, CHTEJI MIT DETI – writer Tamara Pomoriski, producer Barbara Janisova Feglova
TIMOVA VETROVKA – writer Martina Madejova, producers Zuzana Balkoova and Peter Nevedal
Two and half-day intensive program, which will take place in Slovakia´s capital Bratislava, is mainly orientated on the development of projects, yet focusing on the creative collaboration between writers, directors and producers in the team.
Group leader of this year´s edition is writer, director and editor Ivo Trajkov, who regularly joins MIDPOINT Feature Launch program.
Considering the regional disposition, this workshop is conducted in the Slovak language.
MIDPOINT Intensive programs are organized in partnerships with film funds and film centers as a tailor-made programs for local professionals.
In recent history, MIDPOINT has organized similar workshops in Macedonia, Serbia or Iceland; all workshops were conducted in the English language with international tutors.
MIDPOINT Intensive SK is funded by the Slovak Audiovisual Fund and run in partnership with the CHARACTER – Film Development Association and the Slovak Film Institute.