Posts tagged "ESP"
Apply to European Short Pitch!

Apply to European Short Pitch!

European Short Pitch is an initiative aimed at promoting the European coproduction of short films. Organised by Nisi Masa it combines a scriptwriting workshop in residency and a coproduction forum bringing together scriptwriters, directors and industry professionals from all over Europe. The scriptwriting workshop in residency will take place from the 9th-15th of January 2017 in Valletta, Malta, and the coproduction forum will take place from...
Interforum is calling for projects!

Interforum is calling for projects!

interforum, the fringe programme for professional visitors and film enthusiasts at the International Short Film Festival interfilm Berlin is now accepting entries for the international Script Pitch competition. The pitching session will be held between the 14-18th of November, 2016, in Berlin. All script writers and interested filmmakers are welcome to apply with their script. Eight contestants will...
European Short Pitch is calling for work-in-progress pitches!

European Short Pitch is calling for work-in-progress pitches!

European Short Pitch, the successful short pitching forum organised by Nisi Masa is growing every year. For their next edition they are adding a new element to the coproduction forum, in the collaboration of C3PM-Paris Couts Devant and Espera Productions: they are expecting pitches that are already works-in-progress, to help the selected filmmakers to find a...
Winners of the European Short Pitch 2015!

Winners of the European Short Pitch 2015!

The winners of the European Short Pitch 2015 were announced this weekend, which is held every year by Nisi Masa, and lists Daazo as one of the media partners. This year women ruled the award ceremony, here they are: The Best Pitch Award by FILM FUND LUXEMBOURG The Family Who Hid in the Cellar by...
European Short Pitch 2015: Call for Participiants

European Short Pitch 2015: Call for Participiants

NISI MASA – European Network For Young Cinema is proud to announce the Call for Projects for its 9th edition of EUROPEAN SHORT PITCH. Writers, directors and producers can apply for the initiative that helps people with the development of international short film projects. European Short Pitch is composed of a scriptwriting workshop in residency, a coproduction forum,...
An interview with Anamaria Kapulica, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Anamaria Kapulica, selected participant of the ESP

As the poet Muriel Rukyser said “The Universe is made of stories, not atoms.”  We genuinely believe that stories are important, and we have a few of our own that we would like to tell.   Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? Taking part in a scriptwriting workshop with such...
An interview with Pilar Palomero, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Pilar Palomero, selected participant of the ESP

Insights and ideas from the Spanish filmmaker.  Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? For me it was important to apply to the European Short Pitch because I knew it was going to be a great opportunity to help develop my project, not only in a narrative sense, but...
An interview with Aino-Maria Suni, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Aino-Maria Suni, selected participant of the ESP

The Helsinki based filmmaker talks about ESP and what she fights hardest for. Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? Currently I study screenwriting in an MA course in University of Salford in Great-Britain. During my studies I have gained some understanding in the art of storytelling and my...
An interview with Norika Sefa, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Norika Sefa, selected participant of the ESP

The young Albanian filmmaker shares with us how Nisi Masa influenced her work.   Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? I have been following the previous script contest as a fan of their activity, admiring the winners that had the chance to be part of the workshop and...
An interview with Nadiya Koval, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Nadiya Koval, selected participant of the ESP

 With my movie I want to recall the audience that it is better there where we are loved, and happiness is in our hearts – not in wallets or wealthy countries. Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? “The Visit” is my newest project. I have not written original...
An interview with Pedro Flores, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Pedro Flores, selected participant of the ESP

The Portuguese writer-director on his connection with short films, Godard and his latest project “Nausea” Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? I look at the European Short Pitch as an opportunity to discuss my script with experienced screenwriters, to be able to pitch it to European producers, and...
An interview with Cristina Grosan, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Cristina Grosan, selected participant of the ESP

A discussion with the Budapest-based artist on her newly nominated project “Opening”  Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? I applied to several workshops because there are very few opportunities for short film development/funding in Eastern Europe, and we need to use all the available opportunities. One of our...