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Miha Mazzini, Slovenian author, screenwriter and film director who’s film ERASED premiered in 2018 and won the Best Screenplay award at this year’s FEST International Film Festival in Belgrade and several Vesna Awards given at Festival of Slovenian Film to the best accomplishments in Slovenian......

Paša Petrović is Serbian scriptwriter with Berlin address. She graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade and received her MA degree in Theatre Studies from Freie Universität in Berlin. If you would like to know a bit more about what she works on,......

Armend Smajli graduated acting from the Faculty of Arts in Prishtina (Kosovo). Although he considers acting his primary field of work, in the previous years he started working on his scripts a bit more, too. If you want to check what he’s working on at......

Berfi D. Öğüt is Turkish scriptwriter who studied film after graduating Engineering. She shot several films and published a novel “A Strange Fury”. You can find a bit more about how she thinks from her answers to our favourite questions. And to find out a......

Rene Maurin is a Slovene scriptwriter and director who dwells with different art forms including theatre directing and photography. The photo exhibition Rebus that he worked on with Matjaž Wenzel opened at Photon in Ljubljana on 14th of December. If you won’t be visiting Ljubljana......

Todor Velev, Bulgarian director with a taste for commercial films, spared some time out of his busy schedule to answer our eight favorite questions. Enjoy our short conversation and to find out more about him, check out his MTSW profile here. • What makes the......

Nadya Todorova is Bulgarian scriptwriter who got selected for interfilm Berlin’s Script Pitch this year. She graduated Scriptwriting from prestigious FAMU (Prague) and she is living between Sofia and Berlin. Apart from scripts, she also writes poetry. To find out more about Nadya check out......

Kiril Maksimoski, a Macedonian scriptwriter, who was born in Gostivar (Macedonia) and used to live in Karlovac (Croatia), is currently living in Skopje (Macedonia) where he writes and directs film. Since 1998 he authored several short films, screenplays, poems and short stories and in 2018......

Visitors of Sarajevo Film Festival might have seen Melina running around, organizing all-consuming BH Film Program, which she is coordinating for years, in the previous weeks. She is working at Association of Filmmakers of Bosnia and Herzegovina, finishing her MA in Dramaturgy and this year......

Nina Blažin, Slovenian scriptwriter and director, graduated Film and Television Directing at the Academy for Theatre, Radio, Film and Television in Ljubljana. Since then, she has written and directed over dozen short, documentary and television films, participated in different workshops and received multiple awards. She believes......

DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL  8TH AUGUST!   MEET THE SCRIPTWRITERS TAKES YOU TO SCRIPT PITCH COMPETITION!     Meet the Scriptwriters is once again joining forces with interfilm Berlin, one of the leading European short film festivals! One spot at the Script Pitch Competition, a script lab......

Razvan Mihai Badea is Romanian scriptwriter who holds MA degree in Bioinformatics. He worked his way up in film industry from being a location manager at different film festivals to writing and directing several short films and he is just starting. To find out more......

Interfilm Film Festival in Berlin ended on 26th of November, but we are using the last month of the year to present our last (but not the least) scriptwriter who was selected to attend the Festival. Bojana Babić is Serbian scriptwriter who is currently attending......

During the three consecutive months, we decided to introduce you to three scriptwriters who have been selected to attend interfilm Film Festival in Berlin, one of the most important European short film festivals. This time we introduce you to Eva Kamčevska, Macedonian scriptwriter who graduated......

  Last month we announced three scriptwriters who will travel to this year’s interfilm Film Festival in Berlin. In the following months we will introduce you to all of them. We start with Bosnian and Herzegovinian scriptwriter Dario Bevanda. Dario answered our questions and after......

Bojan Vuletić is Serbian director and scriptwriter whose second feature film REQUIEM FOR MRS. J has been successfully touring the festival circuit since its premiere at 67th Berlinale. The film has been also chosen to be a Serbian candidate for Academy Awards. Check out the......

  THREE SCRIPTWRITERS CHOSEN TO ATTEND 33rd INTERFILM FESTIVAL BERLIN! The first call for applications by Meet the Scriptwriters, organized in collaboration with interfilm Berlin, showed to be a great success attracting great number of high quality applications. We are very proud to announce the......

Berlinale kicks off today and we are already on our way. If you wish to meet us, MEET THE SCRIPTWRITERS program manager Stefan Arsenijevic and FIRST FILMS FIRST project coordinator Jelena Stojanovic will attend the Berlinale from 10th to 15th of February and they will......