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Warsaw Kids Film Forum is an international pitching forum for films and television series aimed at the children’s market. During the forum there will be: workshops, lectures and meetings about producing films for children, as well as work in progress screenings, and One-To-One consultations by script consultants, distributors and sales agents.

Between 20 and 24 projects from Poland and Europe will take part in the pitch session, including 8 projects from the Kino Dzieci.Pro / Kids Film.Pro program.

Warsaw Kids Film Forum will take place from the 27th to the 29th of September 2017, in Warsaw.

The forum is being organized for the film and media industries in Poland and Europe, with an emphasis on presenting projects from Central and Eastern Europe as well as the Baltic states. We are inviting: producers, writers, directors, distributors, sales agents, funding institutions, as well as others interested in creating culture for children.

More info at www.warsawkidsff.pl

Kino Dzieci.Pro / Kids Film Pro  it’s a program dedicated solely to the development of scripts and production basics of films for young audiences. Our goal is to support the production of ambitious movies for children aged 4-12 years, based on the highest artistic and production standards of European cinema.

First project from previous edition of our program is already in production (The real trouble, dir. M. Karwowska), next project applied for funds to Polish Film Institute.

Kino Dzieci.Pro work with 8 teams (scriptwriter and producer) on participants projects. We develop the script form short synopsis to second draft of script together with production basics (estimated budget, financing and promotion plan).

Among our tutors are Philip Lazebnik (wirters tutor – scriptwriter of Dreamworks movies – ex. Mulan, Pocahontas, currently working in Europe), Kirsten Bonnen Rask (writers tutor – previously consulting scripts of Lars von Trier and Urlich Seidl, currently writer, producer and consultant of many children film, head of South Norwegian Filmcenter) and Ronald Kruschak (producers tutor – producer and writer, his films got many awards in Germany, some of them reached 1 mln. audience).

Kino Dzieci.Pro is part of The Kids Film Festival which 3rd edition take place in September 2016 in 27 Polish cities and screen over 70 titles. With the youngest viewers at its core, the festival is not limited to the presentation of important, thought-provoking and interesting movies for junior audiences. It serves as a platform for exchanging experiences of people dealing with various aspects of children’s culture – creators and animators in the broad sense of the word.

More on www.kdpro.pl