Euro Connection

Euro Connection is the main platform for the co-production of short films. This two-day pitching and networking event aims at fostering partnerships between European and international production companies faround short film projects. The next edition will take place on Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 February 2024, and will include pitching sessions, informal networking for producers and participants and one-on-one business meetings.

The call for projects for Euro Connection 2024 is now open until October 20th 2023.

May apply producers legally based in one of the countries associated to Euro Connection 2024 (see forms for the complete list of countries & contacts). All projects must match the following criteria:

  • The project is a short film (animation, fiction, creative documentary, VR project).
  • The duration does not exceed 30 minutes.
  • The project must have partial funding in place granted from an external source (third party organisation).
  • The producer intends to develop the film as an international   coproduction
  • Shooting or production shall start no earlier than June 2024

Euro Connection revolves around: 

  • Script consulting session (online, mid-Dec. 2023) & video pitch guidance (early Jan. 2024)
  • Live pitch training session (Monday 5 February 2024).
  • Live pitching sessions (Tuesday 6 February 2024).
  • Facilitated networking for producers and participants.
  • One-on-one business meetings (Wednesday 7 February 2024).

110 films were completed, including 61 international co-productions, as a result from the first 15 editions.

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Presented by the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market, in association with the Creative Europe MEDIA Desk France and the Centre national du cinéma et de l’image animée, Euro Connection receives support from Creative Europe’s MEDIA sub-programme and the PROCIREP.

Information: / Tél.: +33 (0)4 73 14 73 22