Bulgarian participation in “Producers On The Move” – Cannes, 19-23 May 2017
Mila Voynikova, producer at “Miramar Film”, Bulgaria, was chosen this year to participate in the platform „Producers On The Move ” In Cannes with 19 colleagues from different European countries. The platform is part of the programme at the Cannes International Film Festival and the participants are producers from all over Europe selected by a point system according to the following criteria: the producer’s experience in international co-productions; Distributing their films outside the countries where they were produced; Their feature film participated in the international section of major world festivals; Winners of national awards for feature films in their countries; Have a worthwhile project suitable for international co-production and 20% funded resources. The platform aims to connect young and enterprising European producers with potential partners for joint film projects, to strengthen the creative networks in the industry, and to provide a platform for international visibility for the next generation of filmmakers. Every year, the selected members of the “Producers On The Move“ have a serious and busy programme of activities and initiatives to achieve in the days of the festival that includes: workshops and seminars, case studies, social events, media meetings and their professional presentation during business events. To date, other Bulgarian participants have been nominated for “Producers on the Move”: Maya Vitkova (2014) Konstantin Bojanov (2013) Stefan Komandarev (2012) Borislav Chuchkov (2011) Kamen Kalev (2010) and Ilian Djevlekov (2009). The programme is funded by Creative Europe MEDIA and EFP member organisations.