Two First Cut Lab films at Venice Film Festival

Two First Cut Lab films at Venice Film Festival

The 2020 selection of Venice Film Festival was freshly announced today and we are overjoyed to see Listen by Ana Rocha de Sousa included in the Orizzonti competition! Listen joins another First Cut Lab project on the canals; earlier this week Oasis by Ivan Ikic was...

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All set for First Cut Lab Poland

All set for First Cut Lab Poland

The fifth edition of First Cut Lab for Polish filmmakers is about to kick off, this time in colaboration with New Horizons International Film Festival and its industry event Polish Days. The three selected projects are all first features and will be getting the expert...

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First Cut+ wraps up its second edition!

First Cut+ wraps up its second edition!

A successful ending for the First Cut+ summer edition which took place online due to the pandemic; First Cut+ work-in-progress session, created for connecting the eight projects with cinema’s industry decision makers, was hosted as part of Karlovy Vary Eastern...

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‘Wild Roots’ and ‘Deskmate’ awarded!

‘Wild Roots’ and ‘Deskmate’ awarded!

The second session this year of First Cut+ just ended successfully. The KVIFF Eastern Promises awards have just been announced and we are super excited to share the news about the winner of the Works in Progress TRT Award as it’s indeed one of the First Cut+ titles!...

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New call First Cut Lab Ukraine launched!

New call First Cut Lab Ukraine launched!

After the successful first edition in 2019, where notably film such as « My Thoughts Are Silent » and « Chrysanthemum Day » were workshopped, we are very happy to renew the collaboration with the Film Industry Association of Ukraine to bring First Cut Lab to Ukrainian...

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First Cut+ partners with Cinemarket

First Cut+ partners with Cinemarket

First Cut+ and Cinemarket have just concluded a strategic partnership which aims to facilitate the access to market to the participants willing to join the platform. Cinemarket is a B2B digital film market focused on arthouse films around the world. It’s the only...

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A new award for First Cut+ Karlovy Vary

A new award for First Cut+ Karlovy Vary

On July 9th 2020, at the end of the second session of First Cut+ at Karlovy Vary IFF Eastern Promises, the winner of a brand-new award will be revealed. Three companies have joined forces to offer the First Cut+ Award to one of the 8 selected projects, consisting in...

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First Cut Labs Balkans & RE-ACT in full virtual swing!

First Cut Labs Balkans & RE-ACT in full virtual swing!

The 1st edition of First Cut Lab Balkans and the 2nd edition of First Cut Lab RE-ACT are taking place online during this month of June 2020. In total, 5 feature films from Croatia, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Montenegro, and Slovenia were selected to take part in these...

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