The Focus COPRO’ gathers projects from filmmakers selected in the short film sections of the Festival de Cannes – Competition 2023, Alumni, and Directors’ Fortnight 2023 – as well as project-holders from a collaboration made with ECAM Industria.
A great opportunity to discover renowned short film talents, who already have an impact on today’s cinema and will confirm their artistic vision with their first feature.
Discover below the 7 chosen projects for the 2023 edition:
一座島嶼的假設 (THE ISLAND)
by Hong-Kai Liang – Taiwan, France
by Patricio Martínez & Francisco Canton – Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia
by Karni Ariel & Saul Freed – United Kingdom
FRAGMENTOS DE VOZ (VOICE PIECES)
by Vladimir Durán – Colombia, Argentina
LE LOUP DES STEPPES (STEPPE WOLF)
by Mouloud Aït Liotna – Algeria, France, Germany
by Jasmin Tenucci – Brazil, USA
UNA CABEZA EN LA PARED (HEAD ON THE WALL)
by Manuel Manrique – Spain
Découvrez les projets du Focus COPRO’
FOCUS COPRO’ PROGRAM
Private event dedicated to the project holders
The program puts networking & close interactions at the center of its ambitions by gathering key industry initiatives within an Industry Lunch, held within the Festival de Cannes.
In addition, project-holders receive guidance from established mentors through online presentations of development platforms & markets, as well as tailor-made consultancies helping them establishing their co-production strategy & targeting what could be the best match for their feature film project.
With the support of EAVE.
Thanks to collaborations, three different supports are provided in the context of the program:
- One of the projects will benefit from a 3-week residency program provided by the Pop Up Film Residency, run by M-Films and supported by Vilnius City.
- One of the projects is chosen to take part in Start Me Up, a five-day tailor-made program focused on production & marketing provided by ECAM Industria, held in Madrid.
- One of the projects will benefit from tailor-made consultancies worth 1’000€, up to the filmmaker’s need (screenwriting, script analysis…), provided by Initiative Film.