esmaspäev, 17. august 2015

Script Pitch 2015

interfilm Berlin & 25p MEDIA GROUP present in cooperation with NISI MASA and daazo / World Of Shorts Magazine:


From NOV-09 until NOV-13th 2015 during the interfilm Festival

We're looking for captivating screenplays and pitches for short films that blow us away!

interforum, the fringe program for professional visitors and film enthusiasts at the International Short Film Festival interfilm Berlin is now accepting entries for our international Script Pitch competition.

Three fabulous awards await you!

BEST PITCH / €1000 cash from 25p *MEDIA GROUP and the opportunity to be presented on the pitch page of WOSH Issue, Cannes 2016
ESP Jury Award / a stipend to participate in the European Short Pitch 2016 by NISI MASA
daazo Award / a one-on-one session of individual festival strategy consulting provided by daazo

JURY / Anna Brüggemann (actress/ screenwriter, DE) / Emily Kyriakides (Senior Producer, Lighthouse Production, UK), a.o.

In addition to the Script Pitch competition, all participants are provided with a practical and stimulating workshop programme to accompany the competition. There will be both a workshop on script development to sharpen the participants' creative skills with Nadja Dumouchel (La scénaristerie, Arte, FR) and Wim Wanacker (Head of Script Department, NISI MASA, BE) and a seminar on pitching with Gabriele Brunnenmeyer (Script Consulting, Kuratorium Junger Deutscher Film, Maia Workshops, DE) to evaluate the live performance of each contestant. The entire competition will we held in English.

A Meet & Greet for competitors and the audience will be held afterwards, to maximize the interlinking of creative and industry professionals in an open forum.

As of now, all script writers and interested filmmakers are welcome to apply with their script. Eight contestants will be selected to participate in the Script Pitch competition. The application form can be downloaded online here.

interfilm Berlin Management GmbH
Tempelhofer Ufer 1a
10961 Berlin

Tel +49 30 25291320

Läänemeremaade lühifilmikonkurss, the Pomeranian Film Foundation in Gdynia, the Gdynia Film Festival, and the Gdynia Film School are organising a short-film competition about the Baltic Sea countries – their cultural identity, their history, their society, their transformation.

Participants have a month to submit a film lasting 1 to 5 minutes, and are encouraged to reflect on current facets of the Baltic Sea, and how to best present it on film. The competition is open to both professional and amateur filmmakers, provided they are citizens of Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark , Germany, Iceland, Russia – inhabitants of Kaliningrad and the St-Petersburg area– and Poland.

Films can be sent until August 25 and should be sent through the form available on

The award ceremony will be held at the 40th Film Festival in Gdynia. Common Baltic is  part of the cultural programme carried out by the Adam Mickiewicz Institute and After projects in the countries of the Eastern Partnership and Asia, the Institute's cultural activity now turns to Poland, Russia , Lithuania, Latvia , Estonia, Finland , Norway, Sweden , Denmark, Germany, and Iceland.

Details and contest regulations available on