MIDPOINT Feature Launch starts the 2020 edition

MIDPOINT’s feature-length film oriented program Feature Launch starts next week in Trieste, Italy, within the Trieste Film Festival – EASTWEEK and in partnership with When East Meets West co-production forum. 

A year-long journey for 9 selected feature film projects starts on Friday, January 17, while 3 script consultant trainees are arriving two days earlier for an intensive preparation.

This first workshop (3 workshops and one follow-up meeting altogether constitute the program) will welcome many international tutors and experienced film professionals (Franz Rodenkirchen, Gyula Gazdag, Teona Strugar Mitevska, Elma Tataragic, Cedomir Kolar and more).

Click here to learn more about the program, participants and projects, international tutors, workshop open lectures and more.

Feature Launch Spotlight 2019

MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019 will finally conclude in Trieste with the follow-up networking meeting Feature Launch Spotlight.

This event is closing the one-year cycle of MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019.

The co-production forum When East Meets West invites all producers from the 2019 edition to offer them the chance to have a follow-up with their potential artistic and financing partners.
Check out here the projects that participated in MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2019 and are traveling to WEMW to further network.

In case you would like to meet the producers from the 2019 Feature Launch generation at WEMW, please contact us at sona.morgenthalova@amu.cz.

MIDPOINT Happy Hour at WEMW  

You are warmly welcome to join us for a glass of wine on Monday, January 20 in Trieste and meet the faces of MIDPOINT! It will be the perfect opportunity to meet all the participants, tutors as well as the team.

MIDPOINT Happy Hour / Monday, January 20 / 16.30 – 17.30 at the Library of Hotel Savoia Excelsior Palace

Meet us!

MIDPOINT team is traveling to Trieste Film Festival and When East Meets West co-production forum, get in touch to schedule a meeting!

Barbora Struss, MIDPOINT Director
Sona Morgenthalova, MIDPOINT Feature Launch Program Coordinator
Danijel Hocevar, MIDPOINT Feature Launch Head of Studies
Katarina Tomkova, MIDPOINT TV Launch Program Coordinator
Helena Zajicova, MIDPOINT Program Coordinator
Karolina Vorackova, MIDPOINT Promotion

MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2020 is realized with the support of Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union, the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic, the Czech Film Fund and the Slovak Audiovisual Fund. It is presented in cooperation with Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, When East Meets West, Trieste Film Festival, connecting cottbus, CineMart, Les Arcs Film Festival, Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event, CHARACTER and Audiovisual Producers’ Association. MIDPOINT operates under the auspices of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.