Top 10 Questions and Answers: Copyright Law

A concise overview of (Italian) copyright law: contractual processes and copyright law reform. In an interview with TAKE magazine, copyright law expert Diana Rulli provides a comprehensive guide to everything you need to know.

Third call: nine film projects, including five of from South Tyrol

A total of nine projects are being supported in this year’s third call. Three feature films, four documentaries, and two short films were chosen to receive funding from the IDM Film Commission Südtirol.

Some Like it International

The MIA market returns to Rome from 9 to 13 October 2023. IDM Film Commission will shine a spotlight here on international co-productions, hosting a panel discussion titled “Some Like it International” on 12 October at Cinema Barberini.

Two IDM films at the Venice Film Festival

The IDM Film Commission Südtirol goes to Venice! Two of the projects the Commission supported will be featured at the 80th Venice Film Festival: Lubo, by Giorgio Diritti, was selected as a Competition Title, while Vermiglio, the mountain bride, by South Tyrolean Maura Delpero, was selected for the Venice Gap-Financing Market.

Vista Mare premieres at Locarno Film Festival

The Locarno Film Festival celebrates its 76th edition, which took place between 2 and 12 August 2023. The IDM Film Commission Südtirol participated in the Industry Market Locarno Pro as well as being represented by a documentary it supported: Vista Mare, which saw its world premiere at the Festival.

TSFM Summer Event #1—short film rocks

On the premises of BASIS Vinschgau Venosta in Schlanders/Silandro, the first short film conference of South Tyrol/Südtirol took place from 29 June to 2 July. For one day, TAKE immersed itself in the crowd and talked to filmmakers from the local and international short film industry.

The World of Short Film in Schlanders/Silandro

On Friday, 29 June, the first short film conference in South Tyrol/Südtirol will be kicked off in the form of the TSFM Summer Event #1: until 2 July, the event will bring together the local short film industry and the international market at the BASIS Social Activation Hub.

From crime-comedy to fantasy films, South Tyrol is at the centre of international productions in the second funding call of the year

The selection for the second funding call of the year is as diverse as it is cosmopolitan, consisting of two productions from Germany, six from Italy (of which four are from South Tyrol), and one production each from Austria and Great Britain. Four feature films, two documentaries, two short film projects and two series are set to spend 77 shooting days in South Tyrol.

Arab and European co-production: the pros outweigh the cons

At the IDM’s INCONTRI #12 cinema conference, one of the panels debated the varied, large landscape of North African and Middle Eastern cinema. TAKE’s new dossier looks at the ensemble cast from the MENA region, providing an overview of the Arab film industry as well as the opportunities and challenges of European co-productions.

Exchanges and networking in Cannes

The 76th Cannes Film Festival ran from Tuesday, 16 May to Saturday, 27 May 2023. As we return from the Promenade de la Croisette, we look at what happened in Cannes over the last few days.

The last time ever

Anna must say goodbye. The lines between reality and memory are blurring in “Der Maulbeerbaum” (“The Mulberry Tree”), a short film by Cornelia Schöpf and Federico Campana. A visit to the film set in Andrian/Andriano.

Five times “Made in South Tyrol”

The 36th edition of the Bolzano Film Festival was held from 18 to 24 April in Bolzano/Bozen—for the first time with Vincenzo Bugno as new artistic director. The award ceremony also honoured the winner of FINAL TOUCH #8: Wiesenwood by Jannis Alexander Kiefer.