ASK eng vol2

The call for applications ASK THE EXPERT is open!

ASK THE EXPERT is the opportunity for one hour individual consultation with outstanding film industry experts. The opportunity to talk about topics related to distribution, production, development as well as financing of projects, puppet building or animation. This year we will host 9 experts who will be ready to give you their time - take this chance, choose with whom you would like to meet and apply!

Invited experts:

Production: Edwina Liard, Ikki Films; Martin Vandas, Maur Film;
Distribution and sales: Ben Vandendaele, Radiator IP sales; Candice Costa, Miyu Distribution; Natalia Dąbrowska, New Europe Film Sales.
Puppet building: Piotr Knabe
Animation: Tim Allen
Festival Consultancy Service for Animation Shorts: Vassilis Kroustallis from Scheriaa Productions/Zippy Frames and Ivan Zolotukhin from FestAgent

More information about the experts and what they are looking for is to be found HERE.

Free participation.

How to apply? To submit your project, you have to fill in the registration form below and submit short project’s presentation in the form of one .PDF file of max. 15 pages.


Your presentation should consist of:

  • -Summary page: title, name of the director, producer and coproducers, country, format, target, budget, stage of the project. 
  • The concept of the project. 
  • The synopsis. 
  • 2-5 stills. 
  • Treatment. 
  • Description of the characters.

There are additional materials required by Piotr Knabe, Tim Allen and Festival Consultancy Service. Please send your materials to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The list of the required materials is to be found here.

Link to the registration form is to be found here.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 20th September, 2020
SELECTION RESULTS:
25 September, 2020


Will there be a selection of the projects?
Yes. Every consultant will choose the projects they want to meet with. To better know the consultants - who they are and what they are looking for, visit this link.
Can I submit more projects than one? Yes. A decent amount.
Can I choose more consultants than one? Yes.

If you have any more questions, write to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.