PARALLEL ACTIVITIES FICTION

Barcelona Film Schools

The students of the Barcelona Film Schools will have the chance to compete in this section where the best short film of each school will be screened; and then a winner will be awarded by the audience.

Coaching on Pitching of Short Films


April 13th at 16h to 20h

This activity stems from the will to support artists, so that they can master the key communication techniques to present and make their project appealing for a pitch presentation. In order to do this, we will have professionals who will be advising attendees: a producer, a distributor, a specialized lawyer and a buyer.

Coaching on Crowdfunding Verkami for short films


April 15th at 10h to 14h

Crowdfunding is a new method and an alternative used to finance all or part of a cinematographic project. One of the cofounders of Verkami will give guidelines, tips, ideas: in short, advice on how to make a more successful crowdfunding campaign, through an appointment of 20-30 min.

Conference: International Short Film Distribution


April 16th at 11h to 12h

In this conference about international distribution of short films, the head of distribution of the production and distribution company Salaud Morisset, Zoé Rossion, and Catalan Films & TV will explain how to make an effective distribution strategy through his experience in the distribution of short films.

Script doctoring: short film script assessment


April 16th at 16h to 18:30h

A script with a good structure is key to developing a successful short fiction film. What are the strengths and weaknesses of your structure? How do you get a story with a rhythm? How do you detect dispensable dialogue? Filmmakers of 8 short film projects in the script phase will be advised by a script doctor. The workshop will be held at the end of: Zebina Guerra.

International Short Film Market


April 17th at 11h to 14h

The Short Film Market will be the meeting point for international audiovisual professionals, and during the one-to-one meetings they will be able to meet with other attendees. Only accredited professionals can participate, and will have access to an audiovisual library with all the festival short films.

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