FEST Forward is an international co-production market and a networking platform focusing on South-East European cinema with aims to enhance European co-productions with this region. Next edition will take place in Belgrade, February 27th - March 1st 2022, during Belgrade International Film Festival.
Submissions are open for feature fiction film projects, with attached producer, at any stage of development, with a connection to South East Europe in subject or production context. Eligible countries / Eligible projects: Albania, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Hungary, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, Ukraine and/or project connected in the subject to these countries.
If you wish to apply for FEST Forward 2022, please read the Regulations, complete the on-line Application form and attach all necessary documents by January 25th 2022 (midnight GMT).
Selected projects will compete for partner’s awards and the FEST Forward Best Pitch Award, that include cash prize of €5.000 towards development of a FEST Forward project.
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