Fiction Work In Progress Section

The third edition of WEMW and TSFF’s work in progress section is here! The competition is open to long feature fiction films and hybrid works with a strong visual and artistic approach with Italian majority or minority co-producers. To be won: the LASER FILM Award

When East Meets West and Trieste Film Festival are proud to present the third edition of This is IT, a competition exclusively dedicated to long feature fiction films and hybrid works with a strong visual and artistic approach produced or co-produced by Italian producers.

Selected teams will have the chance to present their works and screen 10′ of their films to an exclusive panel of more than 30 international sales agents, festival programmers and buyers. This is IT will select up to 5 long feature fiction films and an international jury will deliver the LASER FILM Award, a special in kind prize consisting in the colour grading of one film (40 hours of work, technician included) of the value of approximately 10.000 EUR.

The projects selected for This is IT 2020 are:

ATLAS 
director: Niccolò Castelli
producers: Villi Hermann, Michela Pini
countries: Switzerland, Belgium, Italy

CENT’ANNI
director: Maja Prelog
producer: Rok Bicek
co-producers: Alessandro Leone, Massimo Casula
countries: Slovenia, Poland, Italy, Austria

DIVINATIONS
director: Leandro Picarella
producers: Luca Scarabelli, Luciano Barisone, Serge Lalou
countries: Italia, Francia

THE ANGEL IN THE WALL
director: Lorenzo Bianchini
producers: Sabrina Baracetti, Thomas Bertacche, Samantha Faccio
country: Italy

THE HOUSE OF LOVE
director: Luca Ferri
producers: Federico Minetti, Andrea Zanoli, Pietro De Tilla
country: Italy

THE JUNGLE
director: Cristian Natoli
producers: Chiara Toffolo, Anita Juka
country: Italy

THE LAST RIDE OF THE WOLVES
director: Alberto De Michele
producer: Francesco Bonsembiante
countries: Holland, Italy

THE STONEBREAKER
directors: Gianluca De Serio, Massimiliano De Serio
producers: Alessandro Borrelli
countries: Italy, France

THROUGH THE WAVES
director: Marco Amenta
producers: Simonetta Amenta, Cristina Pinto Marques
country: Italy