Baltic Pitching Forum to once again shine a spotlight on new talents from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania
The BALTIC PITCHING FORUM (BPF), one of the leading film industry events in the Batlic region which units and invites selected participants as well as industry professionals from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, alongside guest country Sweden, to take part in it with a view to showcasing the best filmmaking talents emanating from these countries. The selected participants are receiving personal consultation of their screenplays and take part in a pitching masterclass as well as lectures on film sales and communication. They also pitch their projects to a panel of industry experts, who will confer a number of awards on selected projects. The BPF Panel awards two short film projects (from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania) with participant rights to the European Short Film Co-production Forum Euro Connection, which is a part of the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, and the Torino Short Film Market and its Pitching Session “You Only Pitch Twice”. The Baltic Producers Jury, consisting of three experienced producers from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, selects the Best Short Film Project and awards it with Baltic Producers MEDIA Award – 1000 EUR cash prize.