Agora Works in Progress: 06.11.2021

Agora Works in Progress: 05-09.11.2021

Submission deadline: 10.09.2021


The countries that are eligible to participate are: Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Kosovo*, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, North Macedonia, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine.

Countries not mentioned in the above list can still apply if they are co-produced by a country within these regions or contain elements in the story that link them to these regions.

The films are competing for the 119 Marvila Studios post-production award (up to 36.000€ in post-production services), the Music and Sound Award by MuSou Publishing House (up to 15.000€ in post-production services) and the Asterisk* Marketing Award (in services worth 5.000€).

A three member international jury will decide for the awards after the official screening.

If you are in the process of shooting or in post-production please 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 a secure web link. 

Films that have participated in previous editions of the Agora Works in Progress include: ROCK BOTTOM RISER by Fern Silva (Berlinale Encounters 2021 – Special Mention), MOON, 66 QUESTIONS by Jacqueline Lentzou (Berlinale Encounters 2021), SWEAT by Magnus von Horn (Cannes2020 Label), LAST DAYS OF SPRING της Isabel Lamberti (L’ACID Cannes2020, San Sebastian IFF - New Directors Award), PAPICHA by Mounia Meddour (Un Certain Regard – Cannes FF 2019), AS HAPPY AS POSSIBLE by Alain Raoust (ACID – Cannes FF 2019), SPELL REEL by Filipa César (Forum-Berlin FF 2017), OCCIDENTALl by Neil Beloufa (Forum-Berlin FF 2017), SUNTAN by Argyris Papadimitropoulos (Rotterdam IFF and SXSW 2016), STRATOS by Yannis Economidis (Official Competition-Berlin FF 2014), NEXT TO HER by Asaf Korman (Quinzaine des Réalisateurs–Cannes 2014, Silver Alexander–Thessaloniki IFF 2014), AT HOME by Athanassios Karanikolas (Forum-Berlin FF 2014), MY DOG KILLER by Mira Fornay (Tiger Award–Rotterdam IFF 2014), WHEN I SAW YOU Annemarie Jacir (Toronto FF 2012), LUTON by Michalis Konstantatos (San Sebastian FF 2013), BOY EATING THE BIRD’S FOOD by Ektoras Lygizos (Competition-Karlovy Vary IFF 2012) and more. 


> TIFF62 Works in progress Form


For more information please contact Yianna Sarri at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Angeliki Vergou at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence