MFI SCRIPT 2 FILM WORKSHOPS 2021 – CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

MFI SCRIPT 2 FILM WORKSHOPS is an advanced training program offering a platform for the effective script & project development of European & international FEATURE FILMS, SERIES PROJECTS & FEATURE DOCUMENTARIES. It consists of 4 intensive workshop sessions per year, based on group work, Q&Α sessions, case studies & individual consultations, and offers a global development methodology for participating projects.

SCRIPT & PROJECT DEVELOPMENΤ: The program helps to fully develop the participating screenplays, from first or subsequent draft to final draft. It aims to produce solid screenplays that will have a strong dramatic impact to international audiences. At the same time the program offers participants the tools to set up an effective project development process (presentation, financing & formation of co‐productions) improving participating projects’ potential in terms of markets & audiences.

TRAINING FOR SCRIPT EDITORS: The program offers selected seats for script development professionals (screenwriters, script consultants, trainers, commissioning editors, producers, decision makers) who wish to improve their skills in a practical framework. It incorporates them as assistant trainers working next to the program’s tutors for the development of participating scripts.

TRAINERS & EXPERTS: The program involves some of the most established screenwriting teachers, producers & industry experts from Europe and the USA as trainers & tutors. Furthermore, in every workshop session, renowned international filmmakers offer lectures and participate in Q&A sessions.

WHO CAN APPLY?

  • European & international creative teams (screenwriters, producers and directors) with a FEATURE FILM, SERIES or a DOCUMENTARY project in development.
  • Script development professionals without a project.

TUITION FEES

  • For screenwriters, directors, producers with a project: 2.000€.
  • For trainer trainees: 2000€

*Accommodation and board are covered by the program

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS

  • For applicants with a project (all platforms): APRIL 5, 2021
  • For applicants without a project: MAY 15, 2021

GUIDELINES & ON‐LINE APPLICATION