In order to embolden te Balkan regional cross-production, to encourage the cooperation between the local Balkan filmmakers and creative forces of the region, as well as to give bust to Balkan production by attracting projects to be shot in the region, we are pleased to invite you at Pitch Balkan 2019 , that takes place in Tirana, Albania, on 5thOctober, 2019.

The projects participating it is the first or second feature film or documentaries, to be shoot in the Balkan region, and it must have already received at least 10% of funding from a funding body. The participants must have a good knowledge of English and All applications must be submitted in English: info@BalkanFilmMarket.com 

The application must include

1. A cover letter stating the request for the participation in PITCH BALKAN
2. Short Logline (Limit 160 characters (approx. 25 words)
3. Short Synopsis (Limit 2000 characters (approx. 300 words)
4. Artistic statement (Limit 1300 characters (approx. 200 words)
5. Short bio of the director (Limit 1000 characters (approx. 150 words)
6. Budget: A total estimate; amount of funding received; name of the funding body
7. A representing Image of the film; headshots of the director and producer


8. Properly formatted Script (advanced treatment accepted for feature films)
9. CV of the team (including links to the previous work)
10. Any additional material related to cross-region relevance.

For the selected projects the accommodations in Tirana is provided by the organizers, tucked amidst a quiet place only minutes away from the beauty of the newly designed Scanderbeg Square.


Arrival  October 2nd

Rehearses October 3-4

Pitch Balkan October 5th

One-on-one meetings after the pitch

All application materials should be sent at: info@BalkanFilmMarket.com