Lithuanian project will be presented at Last Stop Trieste


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Trieste, January 16th, 2017 – Everything is set for the seventh edition of When East Meets West starting on Sunday, January 22nd with a new East & West double focus on the Baltic countries and France. After having revealed the pitching forum project selection, WEMW announces the final line up of the two side sections for films in post-production stage.

Following the great success of the first two editions, Last Stop Trieste, the work in progress section run together with the Trieste Film Festival, will present 5 creative documentaries to an exclusive panel of 40 international sales agents, festival programmers and TV commissioning editors. The LST international jury composed by Rudy Buttignol (Knowledge Network), Catherine Le Clef (CAT&Docs) and Claudia Schreiner (MDR) will deliver the HBO Europe Award, a cash prize of 2.000 EUR, and the Flow Digital Cinema Award, a full digital cinema package sponsored by Flow Postproduction.

LAST STOP TRIESTE SELECTED PROJECTS

ABOUT STOPS, RUNS AND BANANAS 
Director: Arūnas Matelis
Producer: Algimantė Matelienė
Company: NOMINUM
Country: Lithuania

COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN
Director: Pietro Jona, Stefano Cravero Producer: Enrica Capra
Company: GRAFFITI DOC
Country: Italy

IN PRAISE OF NOTHING
Director: Boris Mitic
Producer: Boris Mitic
Company: DRIBBLING PICTURES
Country: Serbia, Croatia

THE RUNNERS 
Director: Łukasz Borowski
Producer: Zuzanna Krol
Company: WAJDA STUDIO
Country: Poland

ULTRA
Director: Balázs Simonyi
Producer: László Józsa, Bálazs Simonyi
Company: SPEAK EASY PROJECT
Country: Hungary, Greece