Programme

WEMW will be held at Starhotels Savoia – Riva del Mandracchio 4, Trieste from 24th to 26th January 2016.

WEMW will offer the possibility to explore and know in detail the Eastern and Western audiovisual landscapes through round tables, presentations and case studies. The main goal is to give a complete and detailed overview of both film industries (with a focus for this 2016 edition on Spain, Portugal and Latin America). Here you can find a draft programme of the next edition:

JANUARY 24
15.00 – 16.00 WEMW 2016 warm-up
15.30 – 17.30 The Italian & European funding landscape – panel session
17.00 – 19.30 Last Stop Trieste documentary work in progress – session 1 (invitation only)
17.30 – 18.30 #FEEDback – session 1
20.00 – 21.30 Meet the Catalan film industry – cocktail sponsored by Catalan Films & TV (invitation only)

JANUARY 25
09.30 – 10.00 WEMW 2016 opening
10.00 – 13.30 Pitching sessions
13.30 – 15.30 Networking Lunch – sponsored by Creative Europe Desks from Italy, Spain & Portugal
15.30 – 16.30 Co-production opportunities with Spain, Portugal and Latin America – panel session
16.00 – 18.30 One-to-one meetings (WEMW selected projects)
17.00 – 18.00 East & West Side Stories – panel session
15.30 – 19.30 Last Stop Trieste documentary work in progress – session 2 (invitation only)
20.30 – 22.30 cocktail sponsored by MAIA workshops (invitation only)

JANUARY 26
09.30 – 11.00 Who is who: meet the Italian & Eastern European decision makers
10.00 – 18.30 One-to-one meetings (WEMW selected projects)
11.00 – 13.00 EAVE live stream session “The Disorderly Digital Marketplace”
13.00 – 14.30 Networking Lunch – sponsored by Cinema do Brasil (invitation only)
14.30 – 17.00 Last Stop Trieste documentary work in progress – session 3 (invitation only)
15.00 – 16.30 MAIA workshops master class (TBA)
17.00 – 18.00 Present & Future of Documentary Broadcasters (TBC) – panel session
20.30 – 21.30 Closing award ceremony

 

Please note that the WEMW welcome desk will be located at the Starhotels Savoia Excelsior Palace with the following opening times:
Friday 22 and Saturday 23 from 4 pm until 7 pm
Sunday 24, Monday 25, Tuesday 26 from 9 am to 1 pm and from 3 pm to 7 pm