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Clarification session

Clarification session

Environmental sustainability, Cash Rebate and Cash Refund

The decrees that regulate the Pic Portugal – Cash Rebate Incentive and the Pic Portugal – Cash Refund Incentive include environmental sustainability criteria.

 

Through this session open to the industry, the Portugal Film Commission and the Associação de Green Consultants Portugal – Repensar intend to clarify doubts related to these criteria which, for the first time in Portugal, may value the projects that apply for these incentives.

 

The session takes place online on April 12, from 9:30 am to 10:30 am. Participation requires prior registration via email rethink@greenconsultants.pt The session link will be sent in response to the registration.

 

Program

  1. Presentation of the Associação de Green Consultants Portugal – Repensar: what it is and what it is for
  2. Brief understanding of the terms used in the decrees: environmental sustainability plan, specialized consultant (green shooting consultant) and environmental audit of the production
  3. Q&A
12 April 2024
- 12 April 2024
Online
Logótipo do MAFIZ - Málaga Festival Industry Zone.

MAFIZ – Málaga Festival Industry Zone

4th to 8th of March | Malaga, Spain

 

The Portugal Film Commission will participate in the 27th edition of the Malaga Festival.

It will be at MAFIZ – Málaga Festival Industry Zone that the Portugal Film Commission will promote Portugal.

4 March 2024
- 8 March 2024
Málaga
Imagem desta edição do Cartoon Movie.

Cartoon Movie

5th to 7th March | Bordeaux, France

 

The Portugal Film Commission will participate in Cartoon Movie 2024, an event dedicated to animation taking place in the French city of Bordeaux.

5 March 2024
- 7 March 2024
Bordeaux
Logotipo da Portugal Film Commission e do Porto/Post/Doc

Industry Talk | Porto/Post/Doc Co-production Meetings

November 21 | 10h00 am | Maus Hábitos, Porto

 

Moderator
Ana Marques | Executive director of Portugal Film Commission

 

The post-production process in the context of international co-productions
Celina Fernandes and Pedro Domingo | Nu Boayana Portugal
Miguel Bandeira and Micael Figueiredo | Musgo Studios

 

21 November 2023
- 21 November 2023
Maus Hábitos, Porto
Logotipo da Portugal Film Commission e desta edição do CINANIMA.

Challenges of animation production

November 18 | 4h30pm – 5h30pm | Centro Multimeios de Espinho – Sala Polivalente

Portugal Film Commission debate at CINANIMA – International Animated Film Festival of Espinho

 

Introduction
Ana Marques | Executive director of Portugal Film Commission

 

Creative Europe MEDIA funding opportunities
Susana Costa Pereira | Executive coordinator of Creative Europe Desk PT

 

Challenges of animation production
Humberto Santana | Producer at Animanostra and member of APPA *
Nuno Beato | Producer at Sardinha em Lata and member of APPA *
Ana Marques | Executive director of Portugal Film Commission

 

* APPA – Portuguese Animation Producers Association

18 November 2023
- 18 November 2023
Centro Multimeios de Espinho - Sala Polivalente
Cartaz da conferência Cinema & Turismo

Conference Film & Tourism

The Conference Film & Tourism takes place on October 9, Monday, at 2:00 pm, at Universidade Lusófona (Sala Fernando Lopes). The conference is part of the 11th edition of Festival Finisterra Arrábida Film Art & Tourism Festival.

 

Program

On a quest” Filming in Portugal. The importance of Film Commissions

With Jaswant Shrestha (director, Emmy award winner in 2022), Carlos Sargedas (Arrábida Film Commission), João Antero (Alentejo e Ribatejo Film Commission) and Cláudio Teixeira (editor, TVI)

 

Europa Criativa MEDIA funding opportunities for Film Festivals

With Susana Costa Pereira (executive coordinator of Centro de Informação Europa Criativa)

 

9 October 2023
- 9 October 2023
Universidade Lusófona
Sustainability in Film and Audiovisual Productions

Sustainability in Film and Audiovisual Productions

Portugal Film Commission, Filmaporto — film commission and Associação Green Consultants de Portugal promote an event about Sustainability in Film and Audiovisual Productions on September 24, Sunday, at 2:15 pm in Batalha Centro de Cinema, Porto.

 

In 2023 Portugal celebrates, for the first time, the National Sustainability Day. In this frame, we invite film and audiovisual professionals to reflect on the path towards more ecologically responsible productions.

 

The program includes two moments leaded by Associação Green Consultants de Portugal with the participation of two international guests: Maryllis Gonzalez (line producer) and Oliver Lupiañez (environmental sustainability manager).

 

Free entrance, upon registration until September 22, Friday.

 

Program

2:15 pm | Opening session

 

2:30 pm | Presentation | What is sustainability? Why should we make more sustainable productions?

With Elle Bessa, Inês Rueff, Rita Lacerda and Pedro Sá (Associação Green Consultants de Portugal)

 

4:30 pm | Debate | The most important aspects of a production, measures, solutions and case studies

With Maryllis Gonzalez e Oliver Lupiañez. Moderator: Dörte Schneider Garcia (Green Consultant and teacher)

 

6:30 pm | Happy hour

 

24 September 2023
- 24 September 2023
Batalha Centro de Cinema, Porto
Pitch me! 2023

Pitch me! 2023

The Portuguese Film Academy and Netflix announce the opening of the “Pitch Me! All In!” competition, a residency program aimed at emerging screenwriters, in which the selected authors will be able to work on the development of their ideas with the guidance of a team of high-level professionals.

“Pitch Me! – All In!” is an initiative developed by the Portuguese Film Academy and Netflix, with the aim of contributing to a greater representation of people belonging to underrepresented segments of the population in the areas of cinema and audiovisual, such as: people with ethnic/cultural diversity, sexual diversity, gender diversity, functional diversity, people from disadvantaged socioeconomic backgrounds, among others.

The competition, which will be open for applications between July 31 and September 7, will end with the selection of 8 projects (with a minimum of 3 feature films and 3 series projects). The winning projects will be developed over several months through a residency and mentoring program, focusing on the creation of the script and its presentation dossier. The initiative will end with the presentation of the winning projects in a pitching session addressed to professionals representing the Portuguese film and audiovisual industry.

Find more information about the “Pitch Me! All In!” initiative here https://www.academiadecinema.pt/pitch-me-2023/

 

31 July 2023
- 7 September 2023
Portugal 360 – Session: “Portugal, a film friendly country”.

Portugal 360 – Session: “Portugal, a film friendly country”.

Three days of many activities, Portuguese cinema, talks about travel, culture, education, investment, gastronomy showcookings, handcraft workshops, wine and olive oil tasting, among many other activities that you can participate in with a simple registration on the website starting on May 9th. There are limited places.

Session: “Portugal, a film friendly country”

Dates: 10 and 11 june

Scheduled: 4pm to 5pm

Scheduled film screenings include Portuguese films: Listen, Ice Merchants, Mal Viver, Viver Mal, O ano da morte de Ricardo Reis.

10 June 2023
- 11 June 2023
Cinemateca Brasileira
“New trends and risks in the European cinema sector? A small/medium markets perspective ” conference

“New trends and risks in the European cinema sector? A small/medium markets perspective ” conference

The European Audiovisual Observatory invites all interested parties to participate in the conference “New trends and risks in the European cinema sector? A small/medium markets perspective “, which will take place at the Cinemateca Portuguesa on June 6, 2023, from 14.30 to 17.30. The event will be in English.

Registration is free but compulsory and can be done through the e-mail obs.event@coe.int
More information on the site www.obs.coe.int

6 June 2023
- 6 June 2023
Cinemateca Portuguesa
Marché du Film – Cannes Film Festival

Marché du Film – Cannes Film Festival

The Marché du Film is one of the largest and most important events for film professionals.

Over 12,500 film industry professionals head to Cannes each year to present and discover almost 4,000 films and projects in development at 33 screening venues. Marché du Film takes place at the Palais Croisette in Cannes.

16 May 2023
- 24 May 2023
Cannes