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2 TFL-supported films take one step closer toward the Foreign Language Film Oscar!

TFL Films

2 TFL-supported films take one step closer toward the Foreign Language Film Oscar!

December 15, 2017

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has unveiled the 9 shortlisted films advancing to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category: we are extremely honoured to announce that 2 of these films, both coming from the African continent, have been supported by… read more

4th edition of Cannes Critics’ Week’s “Next Step” kicks off in collaboration with TFL!

TFL Extended

4th edition of Cannes Critics’ Week’s “Next Step” kicks off in collaboration with TFL!

December 4, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is glad to announce the 4th edition of Next Step, an initiative of La Semaine de la Critique, realized in collaboration with TorinoFilmLab within the framework of our TFL Extended activities. read more

TFL Coming Soon entry DIAMANTINO joins line-up of next Les Arcs Work in Progress!

TFL Films

TFL Coming Soon entry DIAMANTINO joins line-up of next Les Arcs Work in Progress!

November 29, 2017

A few days after the conclusion of the 10th TFL Meeting Event, we have the pleasure to announce that one of the films presented within our TFL Coming Soon last week will make its way to the Les Arcs Work in Progress, thanks to a partnership between the French festival and… read more

TFL Meeting Event 2017: discover the 11 Awards & winners!

TFL Selections & Awards

TFL Meeting Event 2017: discover the 11 Awards & winners!

November 27, 2017

The 10th edition of TorinoFilmLab was officially closed with the TFL Meeting Event, where 11 development, production and distribution awards were assigned for a total value of € 354.000. read more

TFL Meeting Event 2017: new "CNC Award" for ScriptLab - original & adaptation projects!

TFL News & Events

TFL Meeting Event 2017: new "CNC Award" for ScriptLab - original & adaptation projects!

November 20, 2017

Now close to the 10th edition of the TFL Meeting Event, we are delighted to announce that another institution joined the list of TorinoFilmLab's partners, assigning a new award to one of the 19 projects coming from the original and adaptation branches of ScriptLab 2017. read more

New “TFL Up & Coming” initiative for emerging producers kicks off at TFL Meeting Event 2017!

TFL News & Events

New “TFL Up & Coming” initiative for emerging producers kicks off at TFL Meeting Event 2017!

November 16, 2017

This year’s edition of the TFL Meeting Event, marking the 10th anniversary of the creation of TorinoFilmLab, will be enriched by the launch of a new initiative: TFL Up & Coming. The aim of this action is to support emerging, non-European producers attending the TFL Meeting Event… read more

SeriesLab 2018: 9 selected projects unveiled!

TFL Selections & Awards

SeriesLab 2018: 9 selected projects unveiled!

November 8, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is thrilled to unveil the selection for the second edition of SeriesLab. The programme will guide international scriptwriters and directors in the development of innovative TV series projects that were never presented anywhere else before. read more

TFL Meeting Event 2017: Jury members & FeatureLab Awards unveiled

TFL News & Events

TFL Meeting Event 2017: Jury members & FeatureLab Awards unveiled

October 26, 2017

While we are getting closer and closer to the 10th edition of the TFL Meeting Event (24-25 November), we are delighted to unveil the composition of this year’s Jury, whose members will assign several Production and Co-Production Awards to the best among the FeatureLab… read more

SeriesLab Italia 2017 projects had their final pitching at MIA Market in Rome!

TFL News & Events

SeriesLab Italia 2017 projects had their final pitching at MIA Market in Rome!

October 25, 2017

The 3rd edition of SeriesLab Italia, the programme for the ideation and development of innovative high-profile Italian TV series projects created by TorinoFilmLab and Film Commission Torino Piemonte, saw its conclusion on Sunday, October 22nd at MIA - Mercato … read more

TFL Meeting Event 2017 line-up: 9 “TFL Coming Soon” films in progress join 34 ScriptLab & FeatureLab projects

TFL News & Events

TFL Meeting Event 2017 line-up: 9 “TFL Coming Soon” films in progress join 34 ScriptLab & FeatureLab projects

October 12, 2017

As the 10th edition of the TFL Meeting Event (24-25 November) approaches, we are very excited to announce the selection for our TFL Coming Soon 2017 work-in-progress showcase, dedicated to presenting films developed within TorinoFilmLab’s programmes that are in their final… read more

6 TorinoFilmLab-supported films in the Oscar race!

TFL Films

6 TorinoFilmLab-supported films in the Oscar race!

October 6, 2017

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the official list of national candidates for the Best Foreign Language Film, and no less than 6 TFL-supported films - coming from 3 continents - will represent their respective countries in the Oscar race. Half of them are… read more

ScriptLab 2018 welcomes new partners & fosters cultural and linguistic diversity

Calls & Opportunities

ScriptLab 2018 welcomes new partners & fosters cultural and linguistic diversity

October 5, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is glad to launch the new call for applications for the comprehensive script development programme ScriptLab 2018, with deadline on December 1st, 2017. We are looking for 20 projects of feature films at an early stage of development and 5 story editors! read more

Jonas Carpignano's A CIAMBRA to represent Italy in the Oscar race!

TFL Films

Jonas Carpignano's A CIAMBRA to represent Italy in the Oscar race!

September 26, 2017

The Commission in charge of selecting the national candidate for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award has deliberated today in Rome that A CIAMBRA by Jonas Carpignano will be representing Italy, and has submitted the title to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and… read more

A CIAMBRA and FÉLICITÉ to hit Italian screens

TFL Films

A CIAMBRA and FÉLICITÉ to hit Italian screens

August 25, 2017

We are thrilled to announce that no less than two TFL Films will reach Italian screens on Thursday, 31st August!  read more

LA HOLANDESA to be presented in Toronto’s Discovery section

TFL Films

LA HOLANDESA to be presented in Toronto’s Discovery section

August 22, 2017

More good news are coming from Toronto International Film Festival: first feature film written by Daan Gielis and directed by Marleen Jonkman will premiere in Toronto! LA HOLANDESA will be part of Discovery, the festival's non-competitive section dedicated to “directors to watch, the… read more

BEAST to premiere in Toronto's Platform competition!

TFL Films

BEAST to premiere in Toronto's Platform competition!

August 3, 2017

BEAST by British director Michael Pearce will have its World Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival 2017, as one of the 12 films selected for the competitive section Platform, dedicated to "original voices and visionary works".  read more

TFL at Venice Film Festival with 1 supported film & 3 Alumni in key roles!

TFL Films

TFL at Venice Film Festival with 1 supported film & 3 Alumni in key roles!

July 24, 2017

HUNTING SEASON by Natalia Garagiola will have its World Premiere at the 32nd Venice International Film Critics Week. And TorinoFilmLab Alumni shine on the lagoon: Ritesh Batra will be Out of Competition with Jane Fonda & Robert Redford, while Fien Troch and Yorgos Zois will… read more

TFL Film CARGO to compete in San Sebastián's New Directors!

TFL Films

TFL Film CARGO to compete in San Sebastián's New Directors!

July 18, 2017

CARGO by Gilles Coulier, developed at Script&Pitch 2015, is one of the 13 first and second feature films selected to compete for the Kutxabank-New Directors Award at the 65th San Sebastián International Film Festival. read more

Eurimages supports 2 TFL projects and 3 TFL Alumni

TFL News & Events

Eurimages supports 2 TFL projects and 3 TFL Alumni

June 29, 2017

Good news after the Eurimages Board Meeting held from 19 to 23 June 2017 in Bratislava: among 25 feature film projects supported, 2 were developed at TorinoFilmLab. read more

Come “Meet TFL”: join TFL Round Tables on July 6th morning!

TFL News & Events

Come “Meet TFL”: join TFL Round Tables on July 6th morning!

June 26, 2017

On Thursday, July 6th from 10am to 11.30am TorinoFilmLab invites you to its special event, “Meet TFL – Round Tables”. read more

SeriesLab Italia 2018 selection unveiled

TFL Selections & Awards

SeriesLab Italia 2018 selection unveiled

June 22, 2017

SeriesLab Italia - TorinoFilmLab and Film Commission Torino Piemonte's programme aimed at early stage concept development of innovative and high-profile Italian TV series projects - announces its 2018 line-up. read more

Lovers Film Festival awards THE WOUND and launches the Querelle Grant with TFL!

TFL Films

Lovers Film Festival awards THE WOUND and launches the Querelle Grant with TFL!

June 21, 2017

John Trengove's debut feature and TFL film THE WOUND was awarded as Best Feature Film at the 32nd Lovers Film Festival - Torino LGBTQI Visions, the historic LGBTQI festival of TorinoFilmLab's home town! read more

TFL extends partnership with Festival Scope Pro launching new "TFL Label"

TFL Films

TFL extends partnership with Festival Scope Pro launching new "TFL Label"

June 7, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is excited to present the new TFL Label: over 60 TFL-supported films available for industry professionals to watch on Festival Scope Pro! read more

TFL Film A CIAMBRA wins Europa Cinemas Label at Cannes Directors' Fortnight

TFL Films

TFL Film A CIAMBRA wins Europa Cinemas Label at Cannes Directors' Fortnight

May 29, 2017

TorinoFilmLab proudly congratulates Jonas Carpignano and the whole team of A CIAMBRA for being awarded the Europa Cinemas Label as Best European film at the Cannes Directors' Fortnight 2017! read more

TFL Audience Design Fund 2017 winners unveiled!

TFL Selections & Awards

TFL Audience Design Fund 2017 winners unveiled!

May 15, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is thrilled to announce the two newly selected feature films to be supported by the TFL Audience Design Fund 2017! read more

FeatureLab 2017 selection announced: debut features, Southeast Asia & family relationships prevail!

TFL Selections & Awards

FeatureLab 2017 selection announced: debut features, Southeast Asia & family relationships prevail!

May 2, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is delighted to announce the full line-up of FeatureLab 2017. Emerging directors will prevail this year with no less than 10 first features projects. Two second feature projects, to be directed by Katrin Gebbe and Franco Lolli (who both had their debuts in Cannes), will also be… read more

TFL film A CIAMBRA selected for the 49th Directors' Fortnight

TFL Films

TFL film A CIAMBRA selected for the 49th Directors' Fortnight

April 20, 2017

The selection for the 49th Directors' Fortnight has been unveiled this morning, and we are thrilled to announce that Jonas Carpignano's TFL-developed film A CIAMBRA is one of the 19 selected features! read more

SeriesLab Book of Projects now on-line!

TFL News & Events

SeriesLab Book of Projects now on-line!

April 7, 2017

Discover the 9 SeriesLab projects to be presented at the Series Mania Co-production Forum on April 20th at 9.00 am at the Forum des images in Paris.  read more

Karlovy Vary IFF to host 6th TFL Alumni Meeting!

TFL News & Events

Karlovy Vary IFF to host 6th TFL Alumni Meeting!

March 29, 2017

We are glad to announce that the 6th TFL Alumni Meeting will be held - for the 4th time - in Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic). read more

SAVE THE DATE! Discover the SeriesLab projects at Series Mania on April 20th

TFL News & Events

SAVE THE DATE! Discover the SeriesLab projects at Series Mania on April 20th

March 20, 2017

After a 4-month long journey, the first edition of SeriesLab will reach its conclusion with the final presentation of the projects at the Series Mania Co-production Forum in front of an audience of major key players of the international TV industry … read more

FeatureLab selection process kicks off with 128 applications to assess!

TFL Selections & Awards

FeatureLab selection process kicks off with 128 applications to assess!

March 10, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is very pleased to announce that we have received 128 applications from all over the world for the very first edition of the FeatureLab programme. We would like to thank all those who applied and wish them the best of luck! read more

3 TFL projects selected for the Cinéfondation Atelier 2017!

TFL Selections & Awards

3 TFL projects selected for the Cinéfondation Atelier 2017!

March 3, 2017

The Cannes Cinéfondation announced its 2017 Atelier (19-25 May) line-up: 3 TFL projects will be presented among a total of 15! read more

ScriptLab - match point 2017: scriptwriters on commission announced!

TFL Selections & Awards

ScriptLab - match point 2017: scriptwriters on commission announced!

March 2, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is glad to announce the names of the scriptwriters on commission that complete the ScriptLab - match point selection! read more

FeatureLab 2017 trainers line-up

TFL News & Events

FeatureLab 2017 trainers line-up

February 7, 2017

TorinoFilmLab reminds you that the calls for applications for FeatureLab – 360 and FeatureLab – audience design are open until March 1st, and is pleased to announce the confirmed trainers for the 2017 edition of the programme! read more

TorinoFilmLab announces its ScriptLab 2017 selection!

TFL Selections & Awards

TorinoFilmLab announces its ScriptLab 2017 selection!

February 2, 2017

We are thrilled to present you the selection for the 4 ScriptLab actions: original, adaptation, story editing and match point! read more

FeatureLab to welcome Indonesian projects thanks to partnership with Indonesian Agency for Creative Economy

Calls & Opportunities

FeatureLab to welcome Indonesian projects thanks to partnership with Indonesian Agency for Creative Economy

January 26, 2017

TorinoFilmLab is thrilled to announce a new partnership with the Indonesian Agency for Creative Economy. read more

BARRAGE to premiere at the Berlinale Forum 2017!

TFL Films

BARRAGE to premiere at the Berlinale Forum 2017!

January 18, 2017

Happy & proud to have another TFL-supported film to premiere at Berlinale! Laura Schroeder's BARRAGE is selected within the Festival's Forum, "the most daring section of the Berlinale". read more

REY to compete for the Hivos Tiger Awards at IFFR 2017!

TFL Films

REY to compete for the Hivos Tiger Awards at IFFR 2017!

January 9, 2017

This 2017 could not have started better: TFL-supported film REY, by Chilean scriptwriter and director Niles Atallah will premiere within the Hivos Tiger Competition at IFFR 2017 (25 January-5 February). read more