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Prishtina Film FORUM (PriFORUM) invites filmmakers from the region to apply with their film projects for the competition to win BEST PITCH 2016 award.

PriFORUM is a film industry platform held on 23-24 April 2016 in Prishtina. PriFORUM is an integral part of PriFest – Prishtina International Film Festival, which will host its 8th edition on 22-29 April 2016 in Prishtina, Kosovo.

PriFORUM has two modules:
1. Best Pitch Contest – a contest for Best Pitch for directors with their first and second feature film project. An International Jury will award the best pitch of the project with the ‘Vanessa Redgrave Award’ and monetary prize of 1,000€. Selected projects will also be eligible to take part in a 2 day pitching training organized with certified International pitching experts.
2. Regional conference on the matters of film industry, panel discussions and presentations with international experts on different subjects concerning film industry: distribution, international sales, coproduction and financing, meet the representatives of film funds and festivals from the region, (one to one meetings on request) etc.

Best Pitch application requirements:
The project should be the first or second feature film project of the director.
Countries eligible: Kosovo, Macedonia, Albania, Montenegro, Serbia, Bosnia Hercegovina and Croatia. Application is very simple, just send the following documents:
- Synopsis and treatment
- Motivation letter of the director
- Basic information on the production house
- Project cost (lump sum, not broken down)
- Financial plan (if project has already secured funding, what is the coproduction plan etc.)

To apply click on this link.

Deadline for application is March 14th 2016.

Over 50 film professionals from various fields of film industry (distributors, sales agents, producers, film funds, festivals, coproduction markets, directors, etc.) from the region and Europe are expected to be at the PriFORUM.
Interested filmmakers from the region that don’t have a project to apply for Best Pitch can also take part in all the events free of charge.

See you at PriFORUM soon!
For more detailed information or any questions, write to us at: forum@prifilmfest.org.

PriFest. Home. Forever.



"There are A-list festivals and B-list festivals in the world. For me, PriFilmFest is an A-list festival from this first edition."

Ms. Vanessa Redgrave

Oscar and Golden Globe winner