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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

INCONTRI #12: New momentum for the industry

From 29 to 31 March, the Merano Kurhaus in South Tyrol/Alto Adige hosted the 12th edition of IDM’s Film Conference INCONTRI. Offering plenty of opportunity for networking and exchange, the 2023 conference attracted approx. 100 decision-makers from the film, TV, and streaming industries. A review.

FINAL TOUCH #8 – Participants Announced

The four participating projects for the FINAL TOUCH #8 industry programme – which will take place from 21 to 22 April as part of the Bolzano Film Festival Bozen – were chosen out of a great number of applications by a panel of experts.

First 2023 call: IDM Südtirol – Alto Adige funds a total of 12 film projects

This year, a total funding volume of approx. 1.5 million euros will be put up to support the production of five feature films, four documentaries, two short films, and one series, all of which will visit South Tyrol/Südtirol for a combined total of 77 days of shooting.

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!