Call for Applications Launches for next edition of CLOSING THE GAP: EQUITY INVESTMENT TRAINING COURSE

Seeking funding for your film or TV project? Interested in pitch training with equity investors? Want to learn how to close your project’s budget gap? Read all »


Apulia Film Commission introduces Apulia International Film Fund/ November 15th TBS

The Apulia Film Commission Foundation will be in Rome to present its new international fund in support of foreign film productions, the “Apulia International Film Film”, direct financial support in the form of a free grant to cover the costs of production for European and non-European audiovisual, film and TV production companies presenting projects for full-length fiction films, TV films and TV series. Read all »


“Third Person” directed by Paul Haggis will be shot in Puglia

From the 5th of November and for one week only, Taranto will be playing host to the new movie “Third Person” directed by Oscar Award Winner Paul Haggis. Read all »


Oscar-nominated director Stijn Coninx, award-winning co-producers Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne, producer and director Cristiano Bortone start shooting for “Marina” in Bovino (Province of Foggia).

An important Italian-Belgian co-production has arrived in Apulia with the film “Marina”, shooting for which starts on Monday 17th Seprember in Bovino (province of Foggia). The project boasts an internationally renowned creative core group: Oscar-nominated Belgian director Stijn Coninx, award winning co-producers Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Palm D’Or winners at Cannes for “Rosetta” and “L’Enfant – Una storia d’amore”, producer and director Cristiano Bortone and an outstanding cast led by Luigi Lo Cascio and Donatella Finocchiaro. Read all »


Biennale College Cinema

La Biennale di Venezia has renewed its mission in every one of its fields. In addition to its work in promoting knowledge among the general public (the Exhibitions, the Film Festival), it has introduced a strategic programme for training young artists, the Biennale College. The programme, which is already operating in the areas of Dance and Theatre, is now enhanced by an important initiative in the field of Cinema. Read all »


When East meets West – Coproduction Forum

WEMW is a co-production forum designed to bring together decision makers and 20 selected producers with one project in development from Eastern Europe*, Italy and – only for the 2013 edition – the German speaking countries (AT, DE, CH). Read all »


AFC finances “Marina” an italian – belgian coproduction

The Apulia International Film Fund, a new fund set up by the Apulia Film Commission for international film productions, welcomes another successful application: “Marina”, an italian-belgian co-production directed by Stijn Coninx. Read all »


3rd Edition of Mediterranean Coproduction Forum

For the third year running, the Apulia Film Commission Foundation, with the collaboration of the Apulia Region – Internationalization Services for Development, Work and Innovation, presents the third edition of the Mediterranean Coproduction Forum at the Apulia Cineport Hub/Bari on 26th and 27th October, 2012. Read all »


Four Films shot in Apulia at the 69th Venice Film Festival

The Apulia Film Commission will be present at the 69th Venice Film Festival with four films shot in Apulia; “E’ stato il figlio”, main festival entry directed by Daniele Ciprì, “La nave dolce”, a documentary directed by Daniele Vicari, conceived and co-produced by the Apulia Film Commission, “La Sala”, a short directed by Alessio Giannone, produced by Bari City Council, co-produced by the Apulia Film Commission and “Carmela, salvata dai filibustieri” directed by Giovanni Maderna (entered in the “Cinema Corsaro” Section), produced with the support of the Apulia Film Commission. Read all »


Deadline extended for “The Pixel Market”

“The Pixel Market” is Power to the Pixel’s renowned two-day finance market for cross-media projects, taking place on 17 & 18 October in London, at the centre of its 6th Cross Media Forum  (16 – 19 October) held in association with the 56th BFI London Film Festival. Read all »

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