from My Thoughts Are Silent by Antonio Lukić – First Cut Lab Ukraine 2019
FIRST CUT LAB UKRAINE 2020
First Cut Lab Ukraine was a programme designed for 3 long feature fiction films in editing phase from Ukraine. Selected producer/director teams screened their full rough cut in a private session and received expert feedback on their edit from three top international film professionals. The advisers that feedbacked the three selected films from Ukraine were:
Aurélie Godet – Festival programmer & member of Berlinale selection committee
Laure Parleani – Co-founder of TOTEM Films sales company
Rebecca De Pas – Programmer at Visions du Réel
Roman Paul – Producer at Razor Film and co-Head of Atelier Paris-Ludwigsburg training program
Lucero Garzon – Head of Sales for Cinemarket & Head of Biarritz FF Lab
Marina Andree Skop – Producer at Studio Dim
The workshop took place online from 14 to 18 September 2020. There was an additional program in Kyiv for Ukrainian participants during the week of the workshop. As a side event, there was also a public panel discussion « Revenus from international sales and distribution of the films » with practical cases on the international sales and distribution on 16. September.
First Cut Lab in Ukraine was supported by the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation, and is co-organized by the Film Industry Association of Ukraine.