Euro Connection 2017 finalist projects


Five Romanian projects were submitted thir year for the next Euro Connection - European Short Film Co-production Forum. 

Euro Connection is the marketplace for short film co-production in Europe. The next edition will take place on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 February 2017 in Clermont-Ferrand, with the aim of fostering partnerships between European production companies, financial backers and broadcasters for short film projects.

  • AIEVEA (producer Mihai Mitrică)
  • CÂND AFARĂ NINGE (producer Adriana Răcășan)
  • MAGICIANUL (producer Dan Burlac)
  • VIRAL (producer Horațiu Curutiu)
  • 8 MINUTE (producer Mihai Mitrică)

The jury appointed by Romanian Film Promotion and composed of  Gabriela Suciu (producer), Paul Negoescu (director) and Ștefan Bradea (distributor), voted 8 minute as finalist.

The European jury then met on November 21th to select the projects among the 24 finalist projects nominated this year by the European correspondents. Here is the list of the projects that will be pitched during Euro Connection 2017:

  • THE INNER SIDE, Dániel Reich (FP Films), Hungary
  • KLINGERT’S DIVING SUIT, Artur Wyrzykowski (Artcore), Poland
  • I’M OK, Elizabeth Hobbs (Animate Projects)
  • POSTCARDS FROM THE END, Konstantinos Antonopoulos (Nefa Film), Greece
  • MOURAS, Olga Osorio (Miss Movies), Spain
  • CIRCUS FONDANTINI, Patrick Raats (Smarthouse Film), Netherlands
  • THE SILENCE OF THE DYING FISH, Vasilis Kekatos (Blackbird Production), Greece
  • ROOM BY THE LAKE, Olmo Omerzu (Endorfilm), Czech Republic
  • SAPE, Clémence Mercadier (Gasp), France
  • THE CYCLE, José Cavalheiro (AIM Studios), Portugal
  • THE MUSICAL SPIDER, Henry Moore Selder (Malade), Sweden
  • CRAPS, Tünde Deak (Perspective Films), France
  • LAS HURDES - LAND WITHOUT PEOPLE, Jan Ijäs (Visiokolmia), Finland
  • CYCLISTS, Veljko Popovic (Krupni Kadar d.o.o), Croatia
  • THE JUGGLER, Skirma Jakaite (Art Shot), Lithuania