NEW BEGINNINGS - PRODUCTION AND PROMOTION OF FILMS AND DRAMA SERIES IN ESTONIA
Date: 7-8 June 2013
Venue: Tallinn University Baltic Film and Media School (Narva road 27, Tallinn, Estonia) and Ida-Viru County
Participation: upon invitation only, registration required
Contact: Eha Vain, Cultural Adviser at the Nordic Council of Ministers' Office in Estonia, telephone +372 627 3104 or
The purpose of the expert seminar is to speak about the success stories in the Nordic and Estonian film industry and to give filmmakers the opportunity for closer cooperation. Experts will also speak about financing models.
The participants of the expert seminar are invited to take part in the study visit to Ida-Viru County to see potential film sites:
Target group of the expert seminar and study trip: Nordic and Estonian film and drama series producers.
7 June 2013
Moderators: Martin Aadamsoo, Commissioner of the Estonian Film Commission & Ilmar Taska, House of Film, Creative Consultant
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|WHAT DOES ESTONIA OFFER? WHY ESTONIA?|
Berth Sundström, Director of the Nordic Council of Ministers' Office in Estonia
||The Estonian Film Landscape, what does Estonia offer?
Edith Sepp, Director of the Estonian Film Institute
Martin Aadamsoo, Commissioner of the Estonian Film Commission
||Examples of Finnish - Estonian cooperation; The Purge based on Sofi Oksanen's award winning novel
Kristian Taska, Taska Film, CEO
Ilmar Taska, House of Film, Creative Consultant
||Co-production possibilities in North Eastern Europe. What does Estonia offer?
Riina Sildos, Amrion, Producer; Baltic Event, CEO
||Estonia as a gateway to third markets – examples from Russia and Asia
Pille Rünk, Allfilm, Partner & Producer
Sten-Kristian Saluveer, University of Tokyo; Tallinn Black Nights FF, Industry Director
||Bang for the Buck: Estonian post production showcase
Uku Toomet, Orbital Vox Studios, CEO
Tanel Viksi, Eesti Digikeskus NGO, CTO
||The three-dimensional Tartu
Ave Anniste, Tartu Centre for Creative Industries, Project Majanger
||Estonia – a little big nation of animation
Andrus Raudsalu, Nukufilm Studios, CEO
|NORDIC SUCCESS STORIES|
||Iceland, a success story in attracting film makers?
Ari Kristinsson, Icelandic Film Centre, Project Coordinator
||Norwegian producers: Secrets behind Lilyhammer, Hjem, Taxi, Øyevitne, Mammon
The discussion is lead by Jan Erik Holst, Executive Editor of the Norwegian Film Institute
Vegard Stenberg Eriksen
||Finnish experience. Co-production and filming in Estonia – past, present and future
Kai Nordberg, Making Movies OY, CEO & Producer
Camilla O'Connor, Making Movies OY, Production Manager
||Success story from Sweden: "The Bridge"
Gunnar Carlsson, Anagram Film AB, CEO
How Danish film conquered the world
Peter Schepelern, University of Copenhagen, Associate Professor
RECEPTION - ESTONIAN FILM DAY PARTY