is an advanced training program offering a platform for the effective script & project development of European & international feature films. It consists of 4 intensive workshop sessions per year, based on group work, Q&Á sessions, case studies & individual consultations, and offers a global development methodology for participating projects.
: The program helps to fully develop the participating screenplays, from first or subsequent draft to final draft. Through a process of workshops that focus on script analysis, revision & rewriting, it aims to produce solid screenplays that will have a strong dramatic impact to international audiences.PROJECT DEVELOPMENT
: The program offers participants the tools to set up an effective project development process (presentation, financing & formation of co-productions). It helps to analyze participating projects’ potential in terms of markets & audiences, and to strategize as to their production.
TRAINING FOR SCRIPT EDITORS
: The program offers selected seats for script development professionals without a project (screenwriters, script consultants, trainers, commissioning editors, producers, decision makers) who wish to improve their skills in a practical framework. It incorporates them as “assistant trainers
” working next to the program’s tutors for the development of participating scripts.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS:
- MARCH 28, 2016 (for applicants with a project)
- APRIL 20, 2016 (for applicants without a project)
*Prior to the selection results, the session dates are subject to changes. Please contact the MFI Office before booking your flights.