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PSYCHOSIA by Marie Grahtø will premiere at Venice Critics’ Week!

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PSYCHOSIA by Marie Grahtø will premiere at Venice Critics’ Week!

July 19, 2019

The 34th Venice International Film Critics' Week will welcome the world premiere of Marie Grahtø’s debut feature, PSYCHOSIA. read more

TorinoFilmLab reaches the threshold of 100 films: HOGAR and THE FEVER will compete for the Golden Leopard in Locarno!

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TorinoFilmLab reaches the threshold of 100 films: HOGAR and THE FEVER will compete for the Golden Leopard in Locarno!

July 17, 2019

TorinoFilmLab crossed the threshold of 100 completed films with HOGAR by Maura Delpero (Italy) and A FEBRE by Maya Da-Rin (Brazil): these two first feature films directed by female filmmakers will premiere in the International Competition of the 72nd Locarno Film Festival (7-17 August 2019)! read more

Open call for TFL volunteers: be part of our international team!

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Open call for TFL volunteers: be part of our international team!

July 11, 2019

TorinoFilmLab is seeking enthusiastic volunteers to be part of the next TFL Meeting Event, which will take place in Turin on 21-23 November 2019, in parallel with the 37th Torino Film Festival. read more

TFL Audience Design Fund 2019: discover the winners!

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TFL Audience Design Fund 2019: discover the winners!

July 10, 2019

We are delighted to unveil the names of the 3 international co-productions that will receive the support of the TFL Audience Design Fund 2019. read more

LARA won big at the 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

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LARA won big at the 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

July 8, 2019

We are extremely happy to share that LARA – the 99th TFL Film – has won no less than 3 awards at the latest edition of Karlovy Vary International Film Festival: the sophomore film by Jan-Ole Gerster, written by Blaž Kutin, won the … read more

TorinoFilmLab goes East with its 4th Special Focus on Festival Scope!

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TorinoFilmLab goes East with its 4th Special Focus on Festival Scope!

July 4, 2019

Cinema-lovers from all over the world are invited to spend their summer binge-watching the 4th TorinoFilmLab Special Focus on Festival Scope, presenting three debut features from Eastern Europe. read more

New deadline for TFL Extended workshops: Story Editing & Audience Design

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New deadline for TFL Extended workshops: Story Editing & Audience Design

July 2, 2019

In the slowness of the summer heat we have decided to extend the deadline to apply to our two next TFL Extended workshops: Story Editing & Audience Design! You now have one more week to apply and the calls will officially close on July 8th. read more

TorinoFilmLab announces a new partnership with Red Sea International Film Festival

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TorinoFilmLab announces a new partnership with Red Sea International Film Festival

July 1, 2019

We are excited to announce that the call for entries for the newly launched “Red Sea Lodge” programme, organized in collaboration with TorinoFilmLab, is now open! read more

LARA will premiere this week-end at Karlovy Vary IFF!

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LARA will premiere this week-end at Karlovy Vary IFF!

June 27, 2019

What a better way to inaugurate the season of summer festivals than with the premiere of the 99th TFL Film? read more

Coming-of-age and teenage stories: watch 3 TFL Films on Festival Scope!

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Coming-of-age and teenage stories: watch 3 TFL Films on Festival Scope!

June 12, 2019

From 13th to 30th June, we invite you to discover a new set of TFL Films available* for free on Festival Scope. read more

TFL Extended Script Development, Feature Film and Documentary - projects announced!

TFL Extended

TFL Extended Script Development, Feature Film and Documentary - projects announced!

May 31, 2019

We are pleased to announce the 50 projects joining the TFL Extended - Script Development workshops for Feature Film and Documentary, which will be held in parallel on 7-10 June 2019 in Turin. The two workshops will welcome participants from all over the world: 34 fiction projects in… read more

From Cannes to your living room:  new set of TFL Films available for free on Festival Scope

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From Cannes to your living room: new set of TFL Films available for free on Festival Scope

May 27, 2019

From May 27th to June 9th, we invite you to discover a new bunch of TFL Films available* for free on Festival Scope. read more

TorinoFilmLab reveals FeatureLab’s line-up of trainers

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TorinoFilmLab reveals FeatureLab’s line-up of trainers

May 20, 2019

9 international film professionals will join forces to mentor the 11 teams selected for FeatureLab 2019, TorinoFilmLab’s training programme for first and second feature film projects. read more

TorinoFilmLab launches new edition of SeriesLab 2020 – Italian projects can apply for SeriesLab Italia!

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TorinoFilmLab launches new edition of SeriesLab 2020 – Italian projects can apply for SeriesLab Italia!

May 14, 2019

TFL’s long-run programme for TV Series projects is back for a new edition: from December 2019 to March 2020, SeriesLab will welcome 9 European long fiction TV series projects at an early development stage. 3 Italian projects will also be selected in reshaped SeriesLab Italia. read more

TorinoFilmLab set to shine at Cannes Film Festival 2019!

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TorinoFilmLab set to shine at Cannes Film Festival 2019!

May 13, 2019

With no less than 4 TFL Films selected in Un Certain Regard, La Quinzaine des Réalisateurs & La Semaine de la Critique, we are looking forward to a new edition of Cannes Film Festival (14-25 May 2019)!  read more

TFL Extended - calls open for Story Editing and Audience Design workshops!

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TFL Extended - calls open for Story Editing and Audience Design workshops!

May 8, 2019

We are happy to announce two exciting TFL Extended workshops: Story Editing and Audience Design! The two workshops will be held over the same 4 days in Turin, Italy. As always, there will be intensive work and learning but also lots of networking with film professionals from around the world. read more

Timeless Stories from TorinoFilmLab: discover the first Special Focus by TFL and Festival Scope!

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Timeless Stories from TorinoFilmLab: discover the first Special Focus by TFL and Festival Scope!

May 2, 2019

Two revolutionary stories inaugurate the very first Special Focus by TorinoFilmLab and the online platform Festival Scope. EVA NO DUERME by Pablo Agüero and IN THE LAST DAYS OF THE CITY by Tamer El Said, both supported through the TFL Audience Design Fund, are… read more

FeatureLab 2019: 11 selected feature film projects unveiled!

TFL Selections & Awards

FeatureLab 2019: 11 selected feature film projects unveiled!

May 2, 2019

We’re pleased to introduce the 11 promising directors selected with their producers to join the upcoming edition of FeatureLab. Strong voices from Colombia, Indonesia, Israel, Nepal and United States, as well as from Europe: the East with Lithuania, Poland, Romania, and the West with Italy… read more

TFL Extended goes to Lebanon!

TFL Extended

TFL Extended goes to Lebanon!

April 24, 2019

TFL is proud to announce the first TFL Extended workshop on Audience Design in Beirut, which will take place from April 27th to 29th 2019. read more

THE ORPHANAGE selected at Cannes Directors’ Fortnight!

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THE ORPHANAGE selected at Cannes Directors’ Fortnight!

April 23, 2019

After the announcement of the selections of PORT AUTHORITY in Un Certain Regard, and of ABOU LEILA and LITIGANTE at Cannes Critics’ Week, we’re thrilled to announce that TFL Film THE ORPHANAGE will have its world premiere in Competition at the 51st Cannes Directors’ Fortnight (15… read more

2 TFL Films selected for the 58th Cannes Critics’ Week!

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2 TFL Films selected for the 58th Cannes Critics’ Week!

April 22, 2019

Another good news for the TFL Community: TFL-supported films ABOU LEILA and LITIGANTE (THE DEFENDANT) will premiere at the 2019 edition of Cannes Critics’ Week (May 15-23)! read more

PORT AUTHORITY selected in Un Certain Regard 2019!

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PORT AUTHORITY selected in Un Certain Regard 2019!

April 18, 2019

We’re thrilled to announce that American filmmaker Danielle Lessovitz has been selected with her TFL Film PORT AUTHORITY in the prestigious section Un Certain Regard at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival (14-25 May 2019)! read more

TFL Extended - calls open for Feature Film and Documentary development workshops!

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TFL Extended - calls open for Feature Film and Documentary development workshops!

March 25, 2019

We are happy to announce two new exciting TFL Extended workshops: Feature Film and Documentary. The workshops will focus on feature film or documentary development and they will be held over the same 4 days in Turin, Italy. read more

TorinoFilmLab opens 2 funding opportunities for production & distribution of international co-productions!

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TorinoFilmLab opens 2 funding opportunities for production & distribution of international co-productions!

March 25, 2019

We are happy to invite producers & sales agents working on international co-production to discover the TFL production and distribution grants 2019: the newly launched TFL World Co-Production Fund and the TFL Audience Design Fund.  read more

The 9 SeriesLab 2019 projects take the stage on March, 26th at Series Mania Forum

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The 9 SeriesLab 2019 projects take the stage on March, 26th at Series Mania Forum

March 22, 2019

We are glad to present the 9 innovative European TV Series that took part in the third edition of SeriesLab. The Book of Projects is now available here. read more

THE PIG awarded in Sofia!

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THE PIG awarded in Sofia!

March 17, 2019

The first TFL Film of the year, THE PIG by Dragomir Sholev, premiered in Competition at the Sofia International Film Festival 2019, where it won the Special Jury Award, Best Bulgarian Feature Film Award and the FIPRESCI Prize. read more

Cannes 2019: Cinéfondation picks up 5 TFL Projects for its programmes - Résidence & L’Atelier

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Cannes 2019: Cinéfondation picks up 5 TFL Projects for its programmes - Résidence & L’Atelier

March 4, 2019

4 TFL Projects have been selected to join the next edition of the prestigious Cannes Cinéfondation - Atelier, taking place on 16-23 May 2019. A few days ago, Dmytro Sukholytkyy-Sobchuk has also been invited to participate in the 38th session of the Parisian Résidence with his TFL… read more

TFL Extended - TV Series: discover the tutors and reserve your place!

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TFL Extended - TV Series: discover the tutors and reserve your place!

February 20, 2019

April is getting closer and we are excited to get started on the first TFL Extended workshop of the year, open to individuals or teams of international scriptwriters, directors, producers and story editors. read more

ScriptLab 2019: 20 projects & 5 story editors in the line-up!

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ScriptLab 2019: 20 projects & 5 story editors in the line-up!

February 18, 2019

TorinoFilmLab is proud to unveil the 20 fiction feature projects and the 5 story editor trainees to join the 2019 edition of ScriptLab. From March until the TFL Meeting Event in November, participants will develop their stories together with other filmmakers from around the world, alongside story… read more

TorinoFilmLab flies to the European Film Market!

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TorinoFilmLab flies to the European Film Market!

February 7, 2019

TFL team is attending the European Film Market of the 69th Berlin International Film Festival, and so are many TFL Alumni! read more

ScriptLab 2019 on its way with a revamped team of tutors

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ScriptLab 2019 on its way with a revamped team of tutors

January 24, 2019

The TorinoFilmLab pioneering programme for fiction feature projects at an early development stage is smoothly moving toward its 14th edition with a reloaded team at its forefront. Newly announced Head of Studies Eva Svenstedt Ward has gathered 5 European script consultants coming from different… read more

2019 kicks off with 4 TFL Films at IFFR

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2019 kicks off with 4 TFL Films at IFFR

January 18, 2019

January is a month full of events for movie lovers all around the world, and TorinoFilmLab is an habitué of these important dates. read more

TFL Extended 2019: new workshops announced!

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TFL Extended 2019: new workshops announced!

January 17, 2019

We are excited to announce that, after last year’s success, TFL Extended is back for 2019 with added dates and an even broader amount of workshop topics! read more