Works in Progress
Agora Works in Progress: November 9th 2017
Submissions Deadline: September 11th 2017
The Agora Works in Progress are sessions only for the industry professionals invited in Thessaloniki and are being presented to our invited sales agents, distributors, producers and festival programmers.
The Agora Works in Progress are focusing on films in post or under production from Central Europe, Mediterranean and South-eastern European countries.
The countries that are eligible to participate are: Albania, Algeria, Bosnia - Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, FYROM, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey.
Films that have participated in previous editions of the Agora Works in Progress are: My Dog Killer
by Mira Fornay (Slovak Republic/Czech Republic), At Home
by Athanassios Karanikolas (Greece/Germany), Boy Eating the Bird's Food
by Ektoras Lygizos (Greece), Out in the Dark
by Michael Mayer (Israel/USA), Luton
by Michalis Konstantatos (Greece/Germany), September
by Penny Panayotopoulou (Greece/Germany), Wasted Youth
by Argyris Papadimitropoulos & Jan Vogel (Greece), Amnesty
by Bujar Alimani (Albania/Greece/France) among others, Suntan
by Argyris Papadimitropoulos.
The films are competing for the Eurimages Lab Award (up to 50.000€)
and GRAAL post-production award(up to 70.000€ in post-production services)
If you are in the process of shooting or in post-production please and fill in the online Agora Works in Progress Registration Form and send it to us accompanied by a minimum of selected 25 minutes excerpts or scenes of your film in DVD format or a web link.
A selection committee will preview the applications and select the films under production that are going to be presented during the Thessaloniki International Film Festival to a high level of industry professionals in November.