2015 Final selection

22 cinema projects from 13 countries will be presented to a film industry audience during the fifth edition of the co-production forum When East Meets West that will take place from January 18to 20 in the context of the Trieste Film Festival.

The 22 projects in development selected for the pitching (10 documentaries and 12 fiction features) were selected out of the record number of 285 submissions: 57 from Italy, 38 from UK, 19 from Canada, 15 from Ireland, 13 from USA and 143 from Eastern Europe.

The international jury, including Nikolaj Nikitin (SOFA), Matthieu Darras (TORINOFILMLAB), and Kristina Trapp (EAVE), will award the WEMW Development Award to the best project, as well as a scholarship for participation in the next edition of the EAVE European Producers Workshop. Moreover, thanks to the partnership with EGG, one of the leading post and VFX companies in Ireland, selected participants will compete for the new EGG Digital Cinema Award, a prize consisting in a full Digital Cinema Package.

Here you can find the 22 projects selected at WEMW