Eligible applicants

Film directors and/or producers who are citizens of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland or have a right of a permanent residence in the countries mentioned above *.

Applicants must have been finished at least one short film project and are developing a new project which is:

fiction, animation, hybrid

in the development stage

up to 30 minutes

aimed at international audience

Filmmakers are allowed to submit more than one project with the separate registration form for each submission. Projects that have previously been submitted to the Forum will not be accepted.

* In the cases of coproduction, one of the applicants (director or producer) must meet this regulation.

12 short film projects will be selected by the selection committee (3 projects per country). Up to 2 representatives of each selected project (producer and/or director) will be invited to take part in the training and pitching sessions.


SELECTION RESULTS – 1st of September

BALTIC PITCHING FORUM will take place on 8-10th of October, in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Required information

Please note that during the application process additional materials will be required:


script or treatment (if submitting with the treatment, please note, that in case of selection You will be asked to deliver the script by 1 September, 2020)

director’s note of intent

short biography and filmography of a director and producer

link to the director’s previous work

financial and distribution plans (not mandatory)

visual reference material (not mandatory)

The application form and additional material have to be prepared in English. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. All additional material must be sent until the deadline (2nd of August).