email print share on Facebook share on Twitter share on reddit pin on Pinterest

MIDPOINT 2019

MIDPOINT announces Intensive Lithuania project selection

by 

- Four projects will take part in a four-day workshop in Kaunas, Lithuania, from 5-8 May

MIDPOINT announces Intensive Lithuania project selection
Writer-director Inesa Kurklietyte, who is taking part with the project A Butterfly’s Heart

MIDPOINT Intensive Lithuania, a professional training programme open to Lithuanian creative teams of filmmakers (scriptwriter, director and producer), has announced the four projects, either first or second feature-length fiction films for their directors, which will take part in a four-day workshop in Kaunas, Lithuania, from 5-8 May.

During the workshop, the teams will work on the creative development of the script as well as on the production aspects of their projects. After the workshop, tailor-made online consultations with their group leader will follow, according to the needs of each project.

(The article continues below - Commercial information)

Renowned script consultant-scriptwriter David Pope will act as the group leader, and the workshop will consist of group feedback, individual consultations, and plenary sessions and meetings with international decision-makers from the film industry. 

The workshop will conclude with a pitching session to present the participating projects in front of a panel of industry experts. The pitching training will be conducted by Gabriele Brunnenmeyer.

The event is co-hosted by the Lithuanian Film Center.

For more details, please click here

Here is the full list of MIDPOINT Intensive Lithuania projects: 

A Butterfly’s Heart 
Writer, director: Inesa Kurklietyte 
Producer: Zivile Gallego 

Oxygen
Writer: Birute Kapustinskaite 
Director: Ernestas Jankauskas 
Producer: Gabija Siurbyte

Pilgrims
Writer, director: Laurynas Bareisa 
Producer: Klementina Remeikaite

Tasty
Writers: Irena Kuneviciute, Egle Vertelyte 
Producer: Ieva Biliunaite

Did you enjoy reading this article? Please subscribe to our newsletter to receive more stories like this directly in your inbox.