Our 10 YEAR CELEBRATION PROGRAMME is now available online!

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Our 10 YEAR CELEBRATION PROGRAMME is now available online!


Make your accreditation today, since we only have very few seats left!When you have secured your accreditation, you will be able to meet our all-star moderator, Karolina Lidin, who has been moderating the Forum since its beginning in 2007, as well as the major part of our following events, steering us all with steady hands through the delicate process of pitching.

- Having followed the Financing Forum since its inception in 2007, I am impressed with how it has grown, not just in terms of numbers of delegates, but more importantly in terms of quality of projects and urgency of mission. Pooling together to make quality content available on all platforms to children & youth, the most discerning audience of all, is more important than ever. I am proud and happy to facilitate that in any way I can - says Karolina Lidin.

 

This a bit of Karolina’s short bio – the Internet is not long enough for the extended version!

Karolina Lidin is a documentary consultant with 20+ years of experience on the international documentary scene, since 2008 engaged at Nordisk Film & TV Fond as film commissioner and at Sheffield Doc/Fest as MeetMarket Executive Producer. In addition, Documentary Campus has included Karolina in the Master School mentor team, developing projects with international potential. Karolina Lidin launched her career at The MEDIA Project for the Creative DOCUMENTARY and has since worked as creative producer for Holland House Productions, as commissioning editor and later as Head of Shorts and Documentaries at the Danish Film Institute and as CEO of Filmkontakt Nord, the Nordic promotion centre for independent Nordic documentaries and short films, responsible for Nordisk Panorama - 5 Cities Film Festival, Nordisk Panorama Market and Nordisk Forum for Co-financing of Documentaries. Karolina Lidin has been moderating the IDFA FORUM since 1997, the Toronto Documentary Forum since its launch in 2000 and numerous other co-financing events, including AIDC Documarts, Asian Side of the Doc, Documentary Campus and cph:forum. In addition to extensive festival jury duty, panel & selection committee participation, Karolina Lidin is a regular tutor at international training sessions, lately with the MENA Programme for the Middle East & North Africa and the FINAS Workshop for Malaysian filmmakers in collaboration with Documentary Campus.

 

BUFF Film Festival 2016 Welcomes Indian films for Children

In week 11, BUFF, the Film Festival for Children and Young People, takes place for the 33rd time in Malmö. The screening programme includes, among others, three feature films from India:

The films 2 Girls, Rainbow and The New Classmate and the Opening Reception on Monday, March 14th will be infused with Indian specialities the Indian Ambassador to Sweden will be present.

WORK IN PROGRESS: The project Alone in Space, presented by Anna Knochenhauer (producer), Sonja Hermele (producer) and Henrik Ståhl (creator, scriptwriter) is pitched at The Financing Forum for Kids Content on March 16th and will be showcased as a work-in-progress session on Thursday March 17th at 7.45pm–9.00pm in Spegeln A.

The theme of this year’s festival is boundaries; Boundaries, which we all have to relate to in some way or other on a daily basis. Find out more about the programme at BUFF Filmfestival

Is being pitched at The Financing Forum for Kids Content  March 16th
- is being pitched at The Financing Forum March 16th and showcased as work-in-progress at BUFF March 17th

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