Four projects were selected to pitch at Connecting Cottbus East West Co-production Market under the banner “MIDPOINT Selection 2017”.
The winning projects are:
"Mnk Boy" by writer Sibel Altinbas, director Mete Gümürhan, producer Bas Broertjes (Netherlands, Turkey);
"Waterwolf" by writer/director Ann-Julie Vervaeke, producer Anastassia Oudovitchenko (Belgium); and
"Zana" by writer/director Antoneta Kastrati, producer Casey Johnson (Kosovo)
The CineMart Award to participate in Rotterdam Lab and CineMart went to Eliza Jones, who participated in MIDPOINT with the project "Asunden" from Sweden.