All advisers for the autumn workshops announced

All advisers for the autumn workshops announced

The summer is gone, but First Cut Lab is rolling into the fall with full speed! The first edition of FCL Finland starts next week in Helsinki, swiftly followed by the fourth edition of FCL Poland to take place in Gdynia. October will see the first edition of FCL...

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THE TASTE OF PHO to premiere in San Sebastian

THE TASTE OF PHO to premiere in San Sebastian

The first feature film of Mariko Bobrik that participated in FCL Poland 2018 will have it's world premiere in San Sebastian IFF! It is selected in the Culinary Zinema section that combines cinema and gastronomy. The Taste of Pho, stars a Vietnamese chef living in...

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Success for John Denver Trending!

Success for John Denver Trending!

The film John Denver Trending that took part in First Cut Lab in the Philippines last April, the first edition of FCL outside of Europe, has sweeped up multiple awards at it's world premiere at Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival. Besides winning the top prize of...

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First Cut Lab extends with MEDIA supported First Cut+

First Cut Lab extends with MEDIA supported First Cut+

The First Cut Lab team is very happy to announce a new program addition called First Cut+ with the support of the Access to Market scheme of Creative Europe’s MEDIA program! First Cut+ will promote a portfolio of 16 fiction feature films in post-production from low...

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Inhale-Exhale wins big in Shanghai!

Inhale-Exhale wins big in Shanghai!

Amazing news from China!! The Georgian film Inhale-Exhale by Dito Tsintsadze, who participated in First Cut Lab in Trieste 2019 together with his producers Rusudan Glurjidze and Nadya Gorshkova, has won 2 awards in the main competition of the prestigious Shanghai IFF!...

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All advisers FCL Karlovy Vary and Kosovo confirmed

All advisers FCL Karlovy Vary and Kosovo confirmed

Nine advisers will be ready to give feedback on the projects selected for the first edition of First Cut Lab in Karlovy Vary next month during the KVIFF Eastern Promises Industry Days. The teams of After the Winter from Montenegro, And They May Still Be Alive Today...

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Selection Karlovy Vary revealed!

Selection Karlovy Vary revealed!

picture: Still from 'Mica' by Ismaël Ferroukhi The first edition of First Cut Lab to take place at Karlovy Vary IFF will see rough cuts workshopped of 2 Central and Eastern European projects and, for the first time in FCL history, a project from the Arab world....

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Selection FCL Kosovo announced!

Selection FCL Kosovo announced!

Organized with the support of the Kosovo Cinematography Centre, the first edition of FCL Kosovo will take place from July 17th to 19th 2019 in parallel to the Prishtina Film Forum and will support two projects. Ilire Vinca, chairperson of the Kosova Cinematography...

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Brand new workshops in Fall 2019

Brand new workshops in Fall 2019

First Cut Lab is adding a slate of new collaborations with national film centres and/or film festivals! The following workshops will be taking place during the 2nd semester 2019. FCL FINLAND The first edition of FCL Finland is scheduled from September 11th to 14th...

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