Documentary fine cut section

Trieste Film Festival and WEMW announce the seventh edition of LAST STOP TRIESTE, a work in progress section for 5 documentary projects in a stage of a FINE CUT, previously developed/presented in one of our partners platform:  Ex-Oriente Film Workshop, BDC Discoveries, Docu Rough Cut BoutiqueBaltic Sea Docs, ZagrebDox PROWhen East Meets West.

In this special edition of both the market and festival, selected documentary fine cuts will be given the chance to be screened to an exclusive panel of approximately 50 international sales agents, festival programmers and TV commissioning editors with the aim of enhancing their potential of being selected at top festivals and their chances of distribution, as well as getting valuable feedback. All films will be in the running for the HBO Europe Award (cash prize of 1.000 EUR), Flow Digital Cinema Award, and the First Hand Fund Award (consisting in rough cut dramaturgy as well as promotion and distribution consultancy).

The LST 2021 international jury will feature Hanka Kastelikova (HBO Europe), Manuela Buono (Slingshot Films) and Fabio Mancini (RAI3).


HBO Europe Award
Brotherhood – Francesco Montagner (Czech Republic/Italy)
Producers: Pavla Janoušková Kubecková, Nadia Trevisan

Flow Digital Cinema Award
Museum of the Revolution – Srđan Keča (Serbia/Croatia/Czech Republic)
Producer: Vanja Jambrović

First Hand Fund Award
Reconciliation – Marija Zidar (Slovenia/Serbia/Montenegro/Kosovo)
Producer: Danijel Hočevar


Last Stop Trieste is organized by Alpe Adria Cinema – Trieste Film Festival and the Friuli Venezia Giulia Audiovisual Fund, with the support of Creative Europe MEDIA Programme, CEI – Central European Initiative, MiBACT – Direzione Cinema and the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.