INCONTRI #12: Less is more

From 29 to 31 March 2023, industry experts will come together for the twelfth time at the IDM Film Conference INCONTRI at the Kurhaus in Meran/Merano (South Tyrol/Südtirol).

Back from Berlin

Networking, cappuccino, and a premiere: From 17 to 22 February, the IDM Film Commission attended the 73rd edition of the Berlinale (16–26 February 2023) representing South Tyrol as a film location. A review.

From Ukrainian Films Now to the Berlinale

A premiere at the Berlinale – Berlin International Film Festival (16.-26. Februar 2023) thanks to the support of the IDM Film Commission Südtirol & Cine Chromatix Italy Post-Production Price: Tonia Noyabrova’s DO YOU LOVE ME?

New projects wanted for the IDM script lab

Exclusive workshops on the development of selected feature film projects: At RACCONTI #12, the IDM script lab will once again explore new approaches in storytelling, aided by top-class international experts. Apply now!

Experts Provide the Finishing Touches

From 10 January to 28 February 2023, the eighth edition of the FINAL TOUCH industry programme is looking for film projects in their final stages by young filmmakers to help with the finishing touches. Apply now!

INCONTRI #12: An Encounter with the MENA Region

The INCONTRI IDM Film Conference will return in 2023 in the form of a three-day event, once more bringing together representatives from film and TV in the South Tyrolean spa town of Meran/Merano from 29 to 31 March. Registration is still open.

2023 Calls for Funding Applications

The deadlines for the three calls for funding applications to be held in 2023 have been set. All applications must be submitted by 31 January 2023 for Call #1, by 3 May 2023 for Call #2, and by 19 September 2023 for Call #3.

RACCONTI #11 is here

The first workshop running from 26 to 30 October 2022 marks the start of the eleventh edition of the IDM script lab RACCONTI, this time featuring Idda by Irene Dionisio, Confusia by Cecilia Bozza Wolf, and The Last Summer by Fernanda Polacow. International industry experts will provide support in the finalisation of these feature film projects.

Seen it? WATCH !T

In theatres, at festivals, or via streaming: the new WATCH !T platform tells you where films funded by the IDM Film Commission are currently showing.

Discovering South Tyrol: IDM’s Location Scouting Program

Munich-based production company “Lieblingsfilm” took part in IDM’s Location Scouting Programme and went on a tour of South Tyrol between 7 and 9 August. The aim? To find new locations for their future project.

Cameras are Rolling in Summer

Cameras have started rolling for a summer of principal photography in South Tyrol/Südtirol. There are some interesting – and large-scale! – projects waiting in the wings for us: family films and dramas, documentaries, and short films.

Second call of the year: Seven film projects featuring a lot of green shooting

Three feature films, two short films, and two documentaries were approved for funding during the second 2022 call. The total funding volume amounts to 1,281,000.00 EUR. Six of these projects are from South Tyrol/Südtirol–Italy and one is from Germany – most of them are realised as co-productions and pursue green shooting methods.

Au revoir, Cannes

The IDM Film Commission was delighted to return to the Côte d’Azur for the 75th edition of the international Festival de Cannes. We enjoyed several jam-packed days of exciting events, catching up with colleagues and making new contacts. As the festival draws to a close, we look back at some of our highlights.