BALTIC EVENT 2017 - NOVEMBER 29 - DECEMBER 1

PROJECT ENTRY

Calls for Projects for BE Co-Production Market and POWR Baltic Stories Exchange are now open. Please find the eligibility criteria and submission requirements below.

Calls for Projects for BE Works in Progress will open in the beginning of August.

CO-PRODUCTION MARKET

Before proceeding to the online submission, please carefully read the eligibility criteria and the special conditions. Since we are using a new platform this year, please start by creating an account in order to submit a project.

Baltic Event Co-Production Market selects 16 projects that match the following eligibility criteria:

  • Full-length fiction film with potential for theatrical distribution;
  • Suitable for an international co-production and looking for co-producers;
  • A part of financial support in place;
  • Projects with cross-media potential are considered for a special programme created for BE2017 edition;
  • Projects from Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Flanders region of Belgium, Georgia, Hungary, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Russia, and Ukraine, as well as projects looking for co-production partners or service providers in these countries are accepted.

Special conditions:

  • Participation includes an accreditation fee of 75 Euros per person;
  • Once a film is selected, at least the producer should be present during the market;
  • The official language of the market is English;
  • Submission of the film is considered as acceptance of special conditions;
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If the project is accepted to Baltic Event Co-Production Market, it will be mentioned in the end credits of the film, once completed;
  • Projects presented at BE Co-Production Market/B’EST EAVE are welcome, once completed, to be submitted to the International Competition at Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival and will be given a special priority during the selection process.

Proceed to the online submission.

WORKS IN PROGRESS

Baltic Event Works in Progress selects ca 12 projects that match the following eligibility criteria:

  • Full-length feature film with potential for theatrical distribution;
  • Potential for international market;
  • Projects from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Finland, as well as projects from the year’s Focus Country or formerly presented at the Co-Production Market or B’EST EAVE, are accepted.

The following documentation must be provided:

  • Synopsis (up to 1000 characters) in English
  • Short biography/filmography of the director (max. 1000 characters, recent or selected films) in English
  • Biography/filmography of the producer/Production company profile (max. 1000 characters, recent or selected films) in English
  • A photo or still image from the film (resolution 300 dpi)
  • Trailer or a scene from the film (2-5 minutes)

Special conditions:

  • Participation includes an accreditation fee (amount TBC, two persons per project are invited);
  • Once a film is selected, at least the producer should be present during the market;
  • The official language of the market is English;
  • Submission of the film is considered as acceptance of special conditions.

POWR BALTIC STORIES EXCHANGE

POWR Baltic Stories Exchange selects 7 projects that match the following eligibility criteria:

  • Full-length feature film with potential for theatrical distribution;
  • Potential for the international market;
  • Projects from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Norway, and Flanders region of Belgium are accepted.

Special conditions:

  • Finalised films must mention their participation at Baltic Event in their credits;
  • The official language of the workshop is English;
  • Submission of the project is considered as acceptance of special conditions.

For submission, please download the application form and e-mail the application materials in one Word-file to your local Creative Europe MEDIA Desk. Only entries with complete form and materials (synopsis of 3 pages, short CV of up to 2 pages, 1-page motivation for participation and previous pitch-experience) will be accepted.

The submission deadline for the Baltic Event POWR Baltic Stories Exchange is August 15th, 2017.

Contact information:

  • Creative Europe MEDIA Denmark Ene Katrine Rasmussen
  • Creative Europe MEDIA Estonia Katre Kajamäe
  • Creative Europe MEDIA Finland Kerstin Degerman
  • Creative Europe MEDIA Flanders Joyce Palmers
  • Creative Europe MEDIA Latvia Lelda Ozola
  • Creative Europe MEDIA Lithuania Eva Brazdžionytė
  • Creative Europe MEDIA Norway Kåre Jensen
  • Creative Europe MEDIA Sweden Ulrika Nisell
  • Icelandic applications to: CE MEDIA Estonia Katre Kajamäe
  • Supporters

    Creative Europe Media
    Eesti Kultuurkapital
    Eesti Filmi Instituut
    National Film Centre Latvia
    Lithuanian Film Centre
    Film Commission Poland
    Flanders Image
    Eurimages

    Partners

    Poff
    Film Vast
    Torino Film Lab
    Screen International
    Eave
    Orbital Vox
    Ebassy Of Sweden
    Tallink Hotels
    Swedish Institute
    The Finnish Film Foundation
    Nordic Hotel Forum
    Fne
    Apollo Music
    Producers Network
    Danish Cultural Institute