MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019

With the support of
Creative Europe MKCR Czech Film Fund
In partnership with
Karlovy Vary IFF When East Meets West Trieste Film Festival Lithuanian Film Centre APA Rotterdam Lab coco


A unique training platform for emerging talents aimed at scouting the most talented filmmakers & producers of the future who are developing their first or second feature film projects. It focuses primarily on creative teams from Central and Eastern Europe.

Every year it selects teams of writers, directors and producers of 9 feature film projects and it also selects 4 script consultant trainees who join the creative process.

The best project of the program receives the KVIFF & MIDPOINT Development Award of 10.000 EUR. See the Awards section for more information about other networking awards the program offers. 

If you are not sure about your eligibility, please don't hesitate to contact us.
MIDPOINT Feature Launch is realized with the support of Creative Europe - MEDIA Programme of the European Union.


Workshop 1: January 16-23, 2019
Workshop 2: May 3-9, 2019 
Workshop 3: June 27 - July 3, 2019 
Feature Launch Spotlight: January 19-22, 2020 


Workshop 1: in collaboration with the Trieste FF - Eastweek / Trieste, Italy
Workshop 2: in collaboration with the Lithuanian Film Centre / Kaunas, Lithuania
Workshop 3: in collaboration with the Karlovy Vary IFFKarlovy Vary, Czech Republic 
Feature Launch Spotlight: in collaboration with the When East Meets West / Trieste, Italy 

Who is it for?

teams of writers and/or directors and producers (max. 3 participants per team) with projects of first and second feature films 
* aspiring script consultants

Contact person

Sona Morgenthalova
Program Coordinator