Applications for “Pitch Balkan” and “Albascript Plus” are open until 10 September



Within the Balkan Film Market, which will be held in Tirana, Albania from 02 to 07 October 2017, it will be realized two programs for film professionals, “Pitch Balkan” and “Albascript Plus”. Application for both of them is open until 10 September.

In order to embolden the Balkan film production output and encourage the cooperation between the local filmmakers and wider Europe creative forces, as well as to boost the co-production by attracting projects to be shot in the region, BFM is pleased to announce a call for applicants to present their projects at “Pitch Balkan”.

“Pitch Balkan” will be organized from 4 to 7 October 2017 and it’s open for European or regional filmmakers in their first or second feature film or documentaries, that have already received at least 10% of funding from a funding body. Additional information and application.

Based on the experience of the local workshop Albascript 2016, the newly formatted “Albascript Plus” it is open to narrative feature and short films from the filmmakers residing in the Balkan region.

“Albascript Plus” is a five-day residential workshop that offers the screenwriters the opportunity to work intensively on their narrative scripts in an environment structured to foster regional collaboration and quality development. Additional information and application.