Thank you Febiofest SK for supporting us to present our Film Potopa and thank you dear jury for the main award Best Febio Pitch! Jury statement:
"The project that impressed the jury the most for its engaged way of presenting a relevant topic that connects the experience of a family to a threat of extinction in the name of progress was FLOOD by Martin Gonda. "
It was such a pleasure to pitch our project FLOOD at this year's edition of COCO PITCH even though it was in online world. We had lots of valuable meetings. Many thanks to COCO team to organize such a smooth online pitching forum!
The shooting of our coproduction project Saving One Who Was Dead directed by Vaclav Kadrnka is finished! We had to put the production on hold after the coronavirus outbreak, having shot one-third of the material. Luckily the Czech Republic soon enabled film productions to restart, so we returned to the set to film the remaining part and wrapped the shooting on 24th of May.
Slovak producer Katarína Krnácová has been selected for the jury of the 23rd edition of European Film Promotion’s European Shooting Stars 2020. The five-member jury will select the ten up-and-coming European actresses and actors who will be presented at the 2020 Berlinale.
Our project FLOOD was selected for Sources 2 Script Development Workshop. Due to the unpredictable situation caused by coronavirus, the workshop will be held ONLINE from 29 Sept – 06 Oct 2020. We are convinced that ONLINE scheme will result in a process of high efficiency. The workshop consists of alternating group sessions and individual sessions with our mentor.
Our movie Stand up was one of the eight films from around the world that made their way to the Industry@Tallinn International Works in Progress line-up. It was presented by its producer Katarína Krnáčová. Read more here:
When making a movie, film itself is not the only thing that matters. It´s always important to think about the process ofit´s creation. By saying this, we have made the green guide, which contains many steps how to reduce the waste.
Great news! Our feature project FLOOD directed by Martin Gonda will be presented at Febiofest Industry Days. All projects will be pitched online on Monday the 29th of March so don't forget to register to see it. More info here.
The sales company Pluto Film has picked up our film Summer Rebels , Slovak/German coproduction for children by Martina Saková. The film had been selected for the main competitions of several world festivals before the coronavirus crisis started. Read more here:
I feel blessed and honoured to be given a unigue opportunity to speak at United Nations Headquarters in NYC on Women in Film and Media and even more - to be awarded for the Best Producer of the Year 🏆🎬 received from the PR of the Slovak Republic to the UN Mr. Michal Mlynár!
Little Harbour leading to other festivals!!! Silk Road IFF - Fuzhou, China + La Orquidea Film Festival - Ecuador + Cairo IFF - Egypt + Just Film Festival - Tallinn, Estonia + Olympia IFF for children and young people - Pyrgos, Greece + Lublin Film Festival - Poland ❤️