THE STOCKHOLM FILM FESTIVAL JUNIOR INDUSTRY OFFICE 2014

At this year’s Stockholm International Film Festival Junior we are very proud to welcome the industry to a work-in-progress day, exclusive master class by an Oscar winning director and an afternoon with a South African animation innovator. This year's focus for Stockholm International Film Festival Junior is Africa and the theme is freedom.

Pleasy notify us if you wish to attend any of the following events. E-mail us at industry@stockholmfilmfestival.se

Work-in-progress

During this years work-in-progress session we are proud to offer you a multitude of International and Nordic productions. The session will offer sales agents, distributors and other film professionals to take a closer look at current film projects and meet the filmmakers. This year we will bring you up to date on the latest from Icelandic comedy drama, to groundbreaking South African animation to a Swedish co-production project. 

Thursday 10th April at Zita 3 from 09:30-12:00. We start the morning with:

»HEADFIRST« Original title: Päin seinää. Director: Antti Heikki Pesonen. Producer: Miia Haavisto. Production Company: Helsinki Film Oy. Country: Finland.

»THEY HAVE ESCAPED« Original title: He ovat paenneet. Director: JP Valkeapää. Producer: Miia Haavisto. Production Company: Helsinki Filmi Oy. Country: Finland.

»HARRY & HEIMIR: THE FIRST TIME IT IS MURDER« Original tite: Harry & Heimir: MorD eru til alls fyrst. Director: Bragi Thór Hinriksson. Producers: Skúli Fr. Malmquist and Thor S. Sigurjónsson. Production Company: Zik Zak Filmworks. Country: Iceland.

»SEA MONSTER« Director: Anthony Silverston. Producer: Anthony Silverston. Production Company: Triggerfish Animation Studios. Country: South Africa.

»ULTRA SPORT KIDS« Directors: Simon Lereng Wilmont; Hanna Heilborn; Ania Winiarska. Producers: Malin Hüber and Monica Hellström Weston. Production Company: Story AB. Country: Swedish co-production with Denmark, Japan, Norway, Russia and South Africa.

»FABELWESEN« Director: Taliesin Barde. Producer: TBC Production Company: Avalon Films. Country: Germany.
    

Master Class

Caroline Link 
Thursday April 10th at 16:00-17:30
The Goethe Institute, Bryggargatan 12A

On Thursday April 10th we are honoured to offer our talent groups, Stockholm Film Lab and STHLM Debut a master class lead by Oscar winner Caroline Link. Her film “Nowhere in Africa” won the foreign language Oscar in 2001 and during the festival she will also be screening her latest feature film “Exit Marrakech”. The Swedish documentary maker and journalist Christina Höglund, will be acting as moderator during this master class. Please notify us if you would like to attend the master class, as this is an exclusive event and there are only a few places left.  

Seminar

Anthony Silverston 
Friday April 11th at 13:00-15:00 
Zita3, Birger Jarlsgatan 37

The Industry program continues on Friday the 11th with this years Africa theme. We are therefore very glad to be welcoming the South African animator Anthony Silverston from Triggerfish Animation Studio. During his visit to the festival, we will be screening his current film “Khumba”. On the Friday afternoon at 13:00-15:00 at Zita 3, Anthony will be taking us through the animation industry in South Africa and presenting the organisation that founded together with his animation colleagues, called Animation SA, a representative industry body for animation in South Africa. Please notify us if you would like to attend the master class, as this is an exclusive event and there are only a few places left. 

Film Bar 

Thursday 10th April at 18:00-20:00 
Scandic Grand Central’s bar Acoustic, Kungsgatan 70

This year we continue our successful film bar at Scandic Grand Central’s bar Acoustic on Thursday 10th April at 18:00 - 20:00. A brilliant opportunity to network with filmmakers and industry people alike in a great atmosphere. Drinks will be available at the bar, for favorable prices.

SCREENINGS

We would also like to remind you that you are very welcome to attend our screenings. If you would like further information about our program, please see: http://www.stockholmfilmfestival.se/sv/junior/2014/program 
If you want to secure a seat, please make sure that you e-mail in advance to: juniorinfo@stockholmfilmfestival.se


We extend a warm welcome to you and hope to see you during our industry days 10-11th April 2014.

If you have any queries please contact:

Karolina Berkell-Kirk, Talent and Industry Coordinator+46(0)72 513 6565, industry@stockholmfilmfestival.se 

 

THE STOCKHOLM INDUSTRY OFFICE

With a relaxed and creative approach The Stockholm Industry Office brings together an inspiring mix of exciting talent and key industry players. Stockholm has emerged as the leading gateway to the Scandinavian market.  Industry Pass gives you access to the hole festival with all Industry events and to all screenings, (subject to availability) and works as a membership card.

INDUSTRY DAYS 2013 November 13-16th

As a professional in the film business, you should register for an accreditation to the Stockholm International Film Festival. With an Industry Pass you’ll be able to see our fresh Work in Progress presentations, attend interesting seminars, master classes, go to our cocktails at the Berns Hotel and meet lots of other industry delegates at our different events. With an Industry pass, you also have access to all of the festival screenings (subject to availability).

We will have a seminar about freedom and talk about drama series, adaption vs original script, distribution today, locations etc.  Master Classes with director Claire Denis, Peter Greenaway and Daniel Patrick Carbone.

This year Work in Progress sessions on November 13th, 15th and 16th with upcoming feature films, documentaries and series from the Nordic countries where you can meet directors and filmmakers and get a glimpse of the most interesting Nordic films in production right now.

This year we also have a three day inspirational workshop Microshool about Microwave film production, development, package, process, distribuiton and sales with Film Londons Mia Bays, Oliver Kaemfer, Paul Fraser and Tessa Inkelaar with and guest Alexandra Kida from Trust Nordisk and Paul Tyler.

Download information and schedules below:

» Industry schedule
» Master Classes
» Seminars/talks
» Workshop
» Cocktails
» Industry screenings
» Work in Progress

Workshop Microschool November 13-15th

If you dont have an Industry Pass you can get in to the Workshop for free, go to Kulturkraft and register.

SEMINARS & TALKS

FREEDOM OF FILMMAKING - LOCATIONS - NOV 13, 5PM, AT BERNS, LJUSGÅRDEN- changed location!

In this illuminating panel representatives from four extremely different filming locations discuss the exciting productions that have filmed in their area, show clips and discuss the differences of their landscapes and production habits as well as what they have to offer.

Panel: Ulrik Bjørgensen from the Öresund Film Commission, Einar Tómasson from the Icelandic Film Commission, Kjersti Greger from the Mid Nordic Film Region and Andres Bayona from the Proimagenes Colombian Film Commission.

SPOTLIGHT BOOK + FILM = SUCESS - NOV 13, 1.30PM, BIO MAURITZ

Why have adaptations grown into such a recipe for success within contemporary film production? And what is really the secret behind a successful adaptation?

Panel: Patrik Andersson (producer, B-Reel) Sandra Harms (producer, Sonet Film), Karin Fahlén (director, Stockholm Stories), Leyla Belle Drake (literary agent, Salomonsson Agency), Maria Karlsson (screenwriter, Snabba Cash).
Moderator: Jon Asp

EXTENDED WIP: TOMMY BY TARIK SALEH RELATIONSHIP PRODUCER /DIRECTOR - NOV 13, 2.30PM, BIO MAURITZ

Producer Kristina Åberg and the director Tarik Saleh first met in 1996 when they both worked for Swedish Television. Three years later they co-founded Atmo: A film- and TV production company based in Stockholm, which produced films such as »Gitmo«, »Metropia«, »She Monkeys« and »Videocracy«.

Atmo focuses on films that, in one way or another, comment on our time and society in different genres. In this talk they are going to present clips from their latest feature »Tommy« and talk about their process.

WHAT STORIES DO WE TELL AND WHY - NOV 13, 4PM, BIO MAURITZ

»Fruitvale Station« director Ryan Coogler and composer Ludwig Göransson team up with director and film commissioner of the Swedish Film Institute Baker Karim, who was the initiator of the Black List – an initiative to highlight Swedes of African descent working within Sweden’s cultural output – to discuss the highly acclaimed film »Fruitvale Station« about the killing of Oscar Grant.

Panel: Ryan Coogler, Ludwig Göransson, Baker Karim.
Moderator: Caroline Hainer

INCREASE THE INTERNATIONAL APPEAL OF YOUR FILM PROJECT - NOV 14, 2PM, BIO MAURITZ

The talk will evolve around the different components that can increase a project’s international potential.

Panel: Louis Tisné, executive producer/program director of So, What’s Next; and David Gerson - Independent Producer based in Berlin.

 

DISTRIBUTION TODAY - NOV 15, 12.15PM, BIO MAURITZ

Panel: Olivier Kaempfer, producer On Film London Microwave Feature Alexandra Emilia Kida, Trustnordisk, Pia Lundberg, Swedish Film Institute (Sfi), Loic Magneron, Eye On Films and Paul Tyler.

HOW TO FOLLOW UP A SUCCESSFUL DRAMA SERIES - NOV 16, 3 PM, BIO MAURITZ

CASE STUDY - REAL HUMANS 2

A seminar about how to follow up a successful season of television; focusing on the process and making hard decisions, with creator Lars Lundström and guests from the production team.

Panel: Creator Lars Lundström, Matadorfilm; Christian Wikander, Head Of Drama Svt; Kristian Hoberstorfer, producer/ project manager SVT; actors Josephine Alhanko and Pia Halvorsen with other guests from the production team.

MARK COUSINS ON FREEDOM - NOV 16, 4.15PM, ZITA 1

A conversation with Mark Cousins and film critic Jon Asp about film‘s relation to this year’s spotlight: Freedom. This is the final seminar this and it is open for everyone with membership card and ticket. The Industry Pass gives you access (subject to availability).

Panel: Mark Cousins (film critic), Jon Asp (film critic)

WORKSHOP: MICROSCHOOL INTERNATIONAL STOCKHOLM, NOV 13-15 09:30am-1:00pm DAILY AT BIO MAURITZ

Film London is proud to present Microschool International at the Stockholm International Film Festival. Microschool International is based on Film London’s flagship training that supports its successful micro-budget feature film scheme Microwave.

UK films released by Microwave include the BAFTA-nominated »Shifty«, »Ill Manors« and »Borrowed Time«. The training program aims to stimulate entrepreneurial filmmaking and support film-makers who have a clear vision of the audience and market for their films.

MASTER CLASS

Exclusive Master Classes also part of the Industry program. These provide a platform for acclaimed film professionals to share experiences and reveal insights with our Industry delegates. This year we are proud to present presentera regissören Claire Denis 7 November, Peter Greenaway 8 November och Daniel Patrick Carbone 10 November. 

HOTEL OFFERS

The Industry pass gives you access to many offers such as the following hotel discounts:

15% off Berns Hotels daily rate.
15% off the daily rate of Hotell Hellsten och Rex Hotell.
10% off Scandic Grand Centrals FLEX price 7-10 & 14-17 nov.

See all of the offers here!

FESTIVAL ON DEMAND

Five films without Swedish distribution from the festival program are each year shown on demand and made available to film lovers 
all over Sweden (through Telia digital-tv). These films also compete for the distribution prize Telia Film Award, a cash prize of 100 000 SEK. The 2012 winner was the intense Una Noche by Lucy Mulloy.

STOCKHOLM FILM LAB & STHLM DEBUT

In 2012 the Industry Office started two
 new talent programs - Stockholm Film Lab och STHLM Debut - where young emerging filmmakers are given the chance to participate in master classes and work shops with established filmmakers and meet both Swedish and international industry professionals.

STOCKHOLM FEATURE FILM AWARD

The festival has since its start supported young talented Swedish filmmakers. For the last few years the festival has also worked actively to promote and acknowledge female directors. In 2011 the festival took the important next step by funding a feature film by an emerging Swedish female director.

The Award was initiated by the Stockholm International Film Festival, with Telia as the main contributor and with support from the Swedish Film Institute, Sveriges Television, Europa Sound & Vision and Dagsljus. The films will be distributed in the Nordic and Baltic countries by Nonstop Entertainment.

The 2012 winner was director Amanda Adolfsson with her project Young Sophie Bell which premieres at the festival in 2014. Sofia Norlin won with the project »Tenderness«, which is now in post production and will have its World Premiere at the upcoming festival November 6-17 2013.

1 KM FILM

The Stockholm International Film Festival’s short film scholarship 1 Km Film is, since
 the start in 1990, the most valuable help for young, emerging Swedish filmmakers. The winner is awarded production aid from Nordisk Film Shortcut, Dagsljus, Teaterförbundet/ för scen och film and the Swedish Film institute. These year´s nominated films will be screened at Bio Mauritz on the 13 November 18.30 PM with the directors in place to present their films.