First Cut Lab RE-ACT films take over festivals

First Cut Lab RE-ACT films take over festivals

From Split to Venice, RE-ACT films are taking film festivals by storm. RE-ACT is an initiative set up in 2015 by the Croatian Audiovisual Centre, Friuli Venezia Giulia Audiovisual Fund, Slovenian Film Centre, joined by Film Center Serbia. Since 2019, RE-ACT has been...

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An avalanche of First Cut Lab films premiering in Summer 2021

An avalanche of First Cut Lab films premiering in Summer 2021

« The Staffroom », by Sonja Tarokic (Karlovy Vary 2021) With Cannes Film Festival exceptionally moving to July dates, the festival summer circuit has never been more packed. No less than 16 First Cut Lab films are celebrating a world premiere this season, for most in...

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8 projects discovered during Karlovy Vary Industry Days

8 projects discovered during Karlovy Vary Industry Days

Discover the 8 new promising films from First Cut+ summer section during the online Karlovy Vary International Film Festival Industry Days. After three days of online Marketing & Promotion consultancies with First Cut+ advisors, the projects were ready to be...

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2 First Cut Lab female filmmakers selected in Locarno

2 First Cut Lab female filmmakers selected in Locarno

In this beginning of July, we definitely got into the Festivals' announces season!Yesterday, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival announced 5 films from First Cut Lab in its selection for 2021. Today, its the turn of Locarno Film Festival to highlight 2 of our...

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Line-up of First Cut+ Karlovy Vary 2021 revealed

Line-up of First Cut+ Karlovy Vary 2021 revealed

Participating projects will have 3 days of online consultations on promotion, marketing, press, festival launch, sales strategy from various film industry consultants, followed by a Works-in-progress session open to selected decision makers (as major festivals’...

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5 First Cut Lab films selected in Karlovy Vary!

5 First Cut Lab films selected in Karlovy Vary!

On this 29th June, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival just announced its selection for 2021. Among a selection of 32 features, 5 films come from First Cut Lab workshops. Big congratulations to them!   1 film selected for Crystal Globe Competition The...

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3 workshopped films selected in #Cannes2021!

3 workshopped films selected in #Cannes2021!

All the teams and advisors of First Cut Lab are proud to discover 3 films selected for the Cannes International Film Festival. Congratulations to: Small BodyDirected by Laura Samani and produced by Nadia Trevisan - participated in First Cut Lab Re-Act 2021   La...

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WEBINAR on 29 April 2021 – Is slow editing good editing?

WEBINAR on 29 April 2021 – Is slow editing good editing?

Does time matter? Does longer and slower mean better, or is it shorter and faster that results in a more compact work?  Watch the replay to hear these and other questions about scheduling and timing your postproduction & editing discussed in the First Cut Lab...

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4 First Cut Lab Baltic Films selected in Meeting Point Vilnius!

4 First Cut Lab Baltic Films selected in Meeting Point Vilnius!

First Cut Lab and First Cut+ are proud to announce the selection of 4 workshopped films to the E-meeting Point Vilnius.   Today marks the launch of the E-meeting Point Vilnius! We are overjoyed to follow no less than 4 First Cut Lab films, all selected in the “Coming...

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First Cut Lab is scaling up in 2021!

First Cut Lab is scaling up in 2021!

5 new Labs were launched during the first trimester 2021, with 20 industry advisors joining workshops for the first time, and our team has enlarged.  If independent film people have long learnt to juggle uncertainty, the last months have put maximum pressure on their...

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