– New works by Thanassis Neofotistos, Dina Duma and Marysia Nikitiuk lead the listing of winners of this yr’s version of Sarajevo’s skilled platform
The winners of this yr’s CineLink Co-Manufacturing Market
This yr’s version of CineLink Co-Manufacturing Market offered 12 function initiatives at present in growth and financing from up and coming filmmakers from South-East Europe which have already gained some notoriety with their documentary and brief initiatives. The initiatives had been offered to greater than 150 producers, funders and gross sales brokers from greater than 30 nations. The quantity of 76.000 € in money and providers was supplied by awards.
The Eurimages Co-Manufacturing Improvement Award, determined by a jury consisting of Inke Van Loocke (Worldwide Movie Competition Rotterdam), Klaudia Śmieja-Rostworowska (Madants), Nino Kirtadze (Georgian Nationwide Movie Centre) and Anne Christine Knoth (Council of Europe – Eurimages), went to Thanassis Neofotistos’ venture The Boy With the Gentle Blue Eyes, which is described as “a coming of age queer Greek tragedy”. The venture was awarded €20,000. In the identical class, the Eurimages Particular Co-Manufacturing Improvement Award went to Marysia Nikitiuk’s venture Cherry Blossoms which offers with the post-traumatic state by which the heroes who survived the Russian-Ukrainian Battle meet the heroine from Bosnia who survived the battle within the Nineteen Nineties.
The movie centres of Serbia and Montenegro additionally gave their awards determined by the shared jury whose members had been Gordan Matić from the Movie Heart Serbia, Aleksandra Božović from the Movie Centre of Montenegro, Berhooz Hashemian of Silkroad Manufacturing and Čedomir Kolar of A.S.A.P. Movies. The Movie Heart Serbia CineLink Award went to the venture Skateboarding Is Not for Women directed by Dina Duma, which additionally bagged the Feminine Voices CineLink Award sponsored by the Slovenian Movie Centre, whereas the Movie Centre of Montenegro CineLink Award was given to Banu Sivaci’s Hear the Yellow. The venture Petty Thieves by Mate Ugrin gained thé ARTEKino Worldwide Prize of €6,000.
Right here is the entire listing:
Eurimages Co-Manufacturing Improvement Award
The Boy with the Gentle Blue Eyes – Thanassis Neofotistios (Greece)
Producer: Ioanna Bolomyti
Manufacturing firm: Argonauts Productions S.A.
Eurimages Particular Co-Manufacturing Improvement Award
Cherry Blossoms – Marysia Nikitiuk (Ukraine)
Producer: Igor Savychenko
Manufacturing firm: Listing Movies
Movie Centre Serbia CineLink Award
Skateboarding Is Not for Women – Dina Duma (North Macedonia)
Producer: Labina Mitevska
Manufacturing firm: Sisters and Brother Mitevski
Movie Centre Montenegro CineLink Award
Hear The Yellow – Banu Sivaci (Turkey)
Producer: Zeynep Koray
Manufacturing firm: ZKF
ARTEKino Worldwide Prize
Petty Thieves – Mate Ugrin (Croatia/Germany)
Producer: Karsten Krause
Manufacturing Corporations: Fünferfilm, Kadromat, Within the Reduce
Feminine Voices CineLink Award Sponsored by Slovenian Movie Centre
Skateboarding Is Not for Women – Dina Duma