English info

Kids Kino Industry is an international event for films and series aimed at young audiences. During the forum there will be: workshops, lectures and meetings about film production for children, as well as projects in development and work in progress presentations, and One-To-One consultations by script and law consultants, distributors and sales agents.

Between 26 projects from Poland and Europe will take part in the pitch session.

Kids Kino Industry 2020 will take place online from 29 September – 2 October 2020.

This year extended programme includes five free weekly webinars, starting from Monday, 24 August. 

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.kidskinoindustry.pl.

Kids Kino.Lab 

This is a programme dedicated solely to the development of scripts and production basics of films and series for young audiences. Our goal is to support the ambitious projects for children, based on the highest artistic and production standards of European cinema. Kids Kino.Lab works with 12 teams (scriptwriter and producer) on participants’ projects. We develop the script from short synopsis to the second draft of script together with production basics (estimated budget, financing and promotion plan). Kids Kino.Lab 2019/20 edition is an international one where the entries from our partnership countries were accepted. The registration for the next edition of the Kids Kino.Lab starts on 25 August and closes on 23 September 2020. 

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)
  • Ronald Kruschak (producers tutor – producer and writer, his films got many awards in Germany, some of them reached 1 mln audience)
  • Armin Prediger (series script Tutor. Armin has worked in the film industry for 30 years, 24 of those as a writer, head writer and script editor in live-action and animation).

Kids Kino.Lab / Kino Dzieci.Lab is organised by Education Department of New Horizons Association, Poland. More on: www.kidskinolab.pl.

https://kinodzieci.pl/english-info/about-us/ – Educational programmes and films for junior audiences

Our film industry initiative Kids Kino Industry is aimed at scriptwriters and producers, supports the development of films and series for children. Established in 2017 Kids Kino Industry (former Warsaw Kids Film Forum) is an industry part of Kids Kino International Film Festival, an international pitching forum for films and series aimed at the children’s market. More information at: www.kidskinoindustry.pl