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.

Registration to attend the pitching sessions on Tuesday 5 Feb. from 9:30 to 13:00 at the Hotel Océania are now open to producers, distributors and TV/platforms representatives.

If you want to meet the projects representatives or producers focus as part of the one-on-one sessions organized on Wednesday 7 February, you can request a meeting to Laurent Crouzeix: l.crouzeix(at)clermont-filmfest.org

The 12 projects selected to be pitched at Euro Connection 2024 are:

  • Air Horse One, Lasse Linder – Ireland
  • Holy Sunday, Gorana Jovanović – Croatia
  • Last Day of the Universe, Alexandros Papathanasopoulos – Greece
  • I Don’t Kiss, Alina Panasenko - Ukraine
  • Normal, Vero Basku & Eva Moreno – Spain
  • Bras Cassé, Thomas Baudre – France
  • Period Drama, Michaela Mihalyi – Czech Republic
  • Our Father, Marin Cumatrenco – Republic of Moldova
  • Out, Kristijonas Dirsė – Lithuania
  • (Un)becoming, Ivana Vogrinc Vidali – Slovenia
  • Marci Is Doing Fine, Bálint Dezső  – Hungary
  • Mercy, Hedda Mjøen - Norway

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.

Pitch EC

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:

euroconnection@clermont-filmfest.org / Tél.: +33 (0)4 73 14 73 22

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