TorinoFilmLab - Training, development, Funding


Meeting Event

21-23 November 2019

TorinoFilmLab Meeting Event 2019

The TFL Meeting Event is the annual showcase of the projects, talents and films developed at TorinoFilmLab, featuring a global co-production forum for independent original or adapted feature films (with a focus on emerging directors), a presentation of the professionals trained within the scheme. It is also a moment to reward the best projects with awards & production grants, the TFL Production and TFL Co-Production Awards, as well as collateral prizes.

Discover the ScriptLab 2019 selection here and the FeatureLab 2019 selection here
More information on the projects will be available in October.

The TFL Meeting Event takes place every year in parallel with the Torino Film Festival: this year’s edition will happen on 21-23 November 2019, while the 37th Torino Film Festival will take place on 22-30 November.

Every year, the Torino Film Festival dedicates a section to the films supported by TorinoFilmLab that had their world premieres in the last 12 months.
The full screenings programme will be available in November.

Industry target

Decision Makers from all over the world in the fields of production, sales, distribution, public funds: producers, sales agents, distributors, buyers, financiers, investors, funds & festival representatives etc.

A variety of Awards

TFL Awards
The TFL international Jury assigns a number of Production and Co-production Awards (the latter being supported by Creative Europe) – to projects coming from the FeatureLab programme.

The Jury will be announced in October. 

Funds for international co-productions
Launched in 2014, the TFL Audience Design Fund consists of 3 distribution grants aimed at supporting the implementation of innovative audience engagement strategies at the moment of the release of the awarded films.

For the first time in 2019, TorinoFilmLab will grant a production grant through the TFL World Co-Production Fund, to encourage experienced filmmakers.

The TFL Audience Design and the TFL World Co-Production Funds have been created thanks to Creative Europe – MEDIA sub-programme support to International Co-Production Funds.


Please find some practical information on how to reach Turin, how to move around in town and accomodation.

Getting there: airports & shuttle buses
The Turin Airport is situated 16 km from the city centre. There is a shuttle bus service that connects the airport to the city center and back.
Journey time: 45 minutes. Timetable, costs and where to buy tickets here.

The Milano Malpensa Airport is situated 140 km from Turin city centre. There is a shuttle bus service that connects the airport to Turin city center and back.
Journey time: 2 hours. Timetable, costs and where to buy tickets here.

Getting around Turin
The GTT runs Turin with trams, buses and an underground line, covering the city.
Almost all bus/tram services begin at 5.00 am and run late into the night (between 00.00 pm – 01.00 am).
Info, itinerary & timetable:

Taxi Torino
T +39 011 5737 - T +39 011 5730

TFL Meeting Event Venues
Check all our locations here.

The TorinoFilmLab team suggests a list of hotels (map here) and restaurants (map here) for your stay in Turin.