KRZYSZTOF ZANUSSI (b. 1939) is a Polish director, screenwriter, producer and author. He was born in Warsaw and studied philosophy at Jagiellonian University in Krakow and physics at Warsaw University, before graduating from the Lodz Film School in 1966.
Zanussi is considered one of Europe's most renowned film auteurs, whose disciplined contemporary dramas focus on the moral choices and metaphysical questions in everyday life. His works are often described as intellectual and deeply philosophical.
Whether you’re a writer or filmmaker, this masterclass will have something to offer. For those wanting to write about film, it will sharpen your critical approach to cinema and teach you how to write engaging and memorable reviews, as well as provide advice for pursuing film criticism, whether as a profession or hobby. For filmmakers and other film professionals, it will give you an appreciation of film criticism and show you how getting critics to review your film can help you market it. But no matter what camp you belong to, you will learn how film critics can use skills discussed in this masterclass to not simply achieve success in the trade, but also give international visibility to small national cinemas.
For long, Brigitta Manthey has been training film professionals in Germany and abroad. She is a Berlin-based Advisor for Film Funding at the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, evaluating national and international film projects in all stages. She is point of contact for film professionals from Eastern European countries.
Learn how to create interesting and live characters through this intense and emotional workshop with real time study exercises and methods. These lessons offer you more than just an acting training. Following these lessons each participant will discover a profound truth about himself as an artist.
seRIFF is co-financed by COR - Creative Industries Association in Moldova and it is dedicated for sound engineers, directors and film producers in the Republic of Moldova, in order to develop their skills in SOUND for FILM.
seRIFF coordinator is Roman Bordei - sound supervisor, audio engineer, music producer and head of YOUBESC studios.
The Partner of seRIFF is COR - Association of Creative Industry Companies in Moldova, supported by the Moldova Competitiveness Project, funded by USAID, Government of Sweden and UK Aid.
seRIFF will be held on October 5, 2019, YOUBESC, first Surround 5.1 studio in Moldova.
The International Film Festival RAVAC in collaboration with the State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) organizes a training in the field of intellectual property for specialists from the film and video production industry.
We are witnessing a revival of the national cinema. In order to better protect and promote Moldovan films abroad, but also at home, it is vital that we can use all the levers in the creative industry. The present event is dedicated to all the people involved in the audio-visual field (directors, writers, producers, actors, etc.). The topics from the field of intellectual property that will be addressed are the following: the legal framework, legal precedents, collective management , practical cases and so on.
Within the available places, the masterclass is also open to people who are already active in the film industry, for whom the subject of the course is of interest and useful in their practice or to the filmmakers who want to discover the world behind the screen and to enrich their film culture.
Participation is free and is aimed mainly at students.
To register, send the text "filmPR" to the email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The number of places is limited.
Through the partnership with TIFF, the most notorious film festival in Romania, RAVAC Pitch supports the first steps towards financing the most promising film projects, facilitating their visibility at international level.
The RAVAC Pitch Jury will designate 2 winning projects:
1. Best Pitch a prize worth € 10,000, namely € 5,000 offered by PASCARU PRODUCTION in the form of film rental equipment services and € 5,000 offered by YOUBESC in the form of post-production services.
2. Transilvania Pitch Stop Award a prize offered by Transilvania International Film Festival (Cluj-Napoca, Romania), which consists of qualifying a winning project at TPS2020, a workshop-marathon of six days of project development and presenting it in front of the film professionals, financiers, festivals.