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TFL-supported film BIRDS OF PASSAGE will open the 50th Directors’ Fortnight!

TFL Films

TFL-supported film BIRDS OF PASSAGE will open the 50th Directors’ Fortnight!

April 17, 2018

TFL Films strikes again at Cannes! After the selection of DIAMANTINO for the 57th Cannes Critics’ Week announced yesterday, we are thrilled to announce that BIRDS OF PASSAGE by the Colombian pair Ciro Guerra & Cristina Gallego will open the 50th Directors’ Fortnight (May 9th-19th)! read more

DIAMANTINO selected for the Cannes Critics’ Week 2018!

TFL Films

DIAMANTINO selected for the Cannes Critics’ Week 2018!

April 16, 2018

The 85th TFL Film will premiere at the 57th edition of Cannes Critics’ Week: DIAMANTINO, by the American pair of Gabriel Abrantes & Daniel Schmidt is one of the 7 feature film in Competition! read more

Cannes Film Festival 2018: familiar faces on the Croisette!

TFL People

Cannes Film Festival 2018: familiar faces on the Croisette!

April 12, 2018

The Official Selection of the 71th Cannes Film Festival (May 8th-19th 2018) revealed this morning holds some exciting promises for the TFL Community: no less than 3 films involve professionals closely related to TorinoFilmLab! read more

Open call for the new TFL Extended – Script Development!

TFL Extended

Open call for the new TFL Extended – Script Development!

April 11, 2018

TorinoFilmLab is excited to present another opportunity for international professionals: a 4-day-long residential workshop aimed at developing fiction feature film projects by diving deep into the scriptwriting process! read more

Curtains close on the first TFL Extended – TV Series in Turin!

TFL Extended

Curtains close on the first TFL Extended – TV Series in Turin!

April 10, 2018

The first edition of TFL Extended, the new training workshop open to all audiovisual professional, was officially closed yesterday. TFL Extended – TV Series welcomed 19 participants from all over the world who benefited from TFL Tutors’ know-how and learned how to implement the… read more

Discover the 9 original SeriesLab projects at Series Mania! Book of Projects now available on-line

TFL News & Events

Discover the 9 original SeriesLab projects at Series Mania! Book of Projects now available on-line

April 8, 2018

After the first workshop held in Amsterdam, Netherlands (December 2017) and the second workshop in Gothenburg, Sweden (February 2018), the second edition of SeriesLab is coming to an end. read more

TFL Audience Design Fund now receiving applications!

Calls & Opportunities

TFL Audience Design Fund now receiving applications!

April 5, 2018

We are pleased to launch the new call for applications for the TFL Audience Design Fund! This scheme completes the comprehensive support offered by TorinoFilmLab to worldwide audiovisual professionals by adding a further essential step: Audience Engagement & Distribution. read more

The TFL Alumni Meeting returns to Karlovy Vary IFF!

TFL News & Events

The TFL Alumni Meeting returns to Karlovy Vary IFF!

April 4, 2018

We are glad to announce that the TFL Alumni Meeting 2018 will be held - for the 5th time - in Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic). read more

EL CRISTO CIEGO for the first time screened in Turin!

TFL Films

EL CRISTO CIEGO for the first time screened in Turin!

March 27, 2018

TorinoFilmLab, in collaboration with Museo Nazionale del Cinema and Cinema Massimo, inaugurates a new cycle of monthly meetings called "TorinoFilmLab presents...". This new initiative aims at offering a selection of films developed and supported by the TorinoFilmLab programmes during… read more

2 David di Donatello 2018 for A CIAMBRA!

TFL Films

2 David di Donatello 2018 for A CIAMBRA!

March 22, 2018

Last night was full of emotions for the TFL Community: the Academy of Italian Cinema decided to assign 2 David di Donatello Awards – the most important Italian prizes – to the TFL Film A CIAMBRA by Jonas Carpignano: Best Director and Best Editing! read more

Cristian Mungiu & Sofian El Fani join FeatureLab 2018 line-up of trainers!

TFL News & Events

Cristian Mungiu & Sofian El Fani join FeatureLab 2018 line-up of trainers!

March 13, 2018

TorinoFilmLab is glad to unveil the latest professionals to join FeatureLab 2018 as trainers: Director Cristian Mungiu (Romania), Cinematographer Sofian El Fani (Tunisia) and Sound Designer Peter Albrechtsen (Denmark)! read more

TFL announces Special Prize for a TFL Extended – Series TV trainee!

TFL Extended

TFL announces Special Prize for a TFL Extended – Series TV trainee!

March 1, 2018

Few seats are still available to participate in the TFL Extended - TV Series workshop, aiming at developing the fundamental techniques and skills to work on a TV series project and acquire a depth understanding of markets, audiences and broadcasters. read more

FICCI 2018: Colombia hosts the world premiere of SAL & welcomes Berlinale-winner THE HEIRESSES

TFL Films

FICCI 2018: Colombia hosts the world premiere of SAL & welcomes Berlinale-winner THE HEIRESSES

February 28, 2018

The 58th FICCI - Cartagena International Film Festival is kicking off today with no less than 2 TFL Films from the region in its line-up: Colombian SAL by William Vega (World Premiere) & Paraguayan THE HEIRESSES by Marcelo Martinessi (Latin American Premiere)! read more

TOUCH ME NOT and THE HEIRESSES win top prizes at Berlinale 2018!

TFL Films

TOUCH ME NOT and THE HEIRESSES win top prizes at Berlinale 2018!

February 25, 2018

The Jury of the 68th Berlin International Film Festival decided to reward two debut films accompanied by TorinoFilmLab, stage by stage throughout their creative process: the Golden Bear went to TOUCH ME NOT by Adina Pintilie while THE HEIRESSES by Marcelo Martinessi won both the Silver Bear Alfred… read more

From TFL Alumni to TFL Trainers: Katja Adomeit, Ritesh Batra and many more!

TFL People

From TFL Alumni to TFL Trainers: Katja Adomeit, Ritesh Batra and many more!

February 20, 2018

TorinoFilmLab cultivates a special relationship with its Alumni, accompanying them during all the steps of their careers. The TFL programmes not only contribute to the production of feature films but also help strengthening many skills: it is therefore a natural continuation to integrate the TFL… read more

TorinoFilmLab community is getting ready for a remarkable Berlinale 2018!

TFL Films

TorinoFilmLab community is getting ready for a remarkable Berlinale 2018!

February 15, 2018

We are extremely excited about the new edition of Berlin International Film Festival, kicking off today. Take a look at what the TFL Community has to offer! read more

ScriptLab 2018 selection: millennial stories, journeys of self-discovery & investigation thrillers in the line-up!

TFL Selections & Awards

ScriptLab 2018 selection: millennial stories, journeys of self-discovery & investigation thrillers in the line-up!

February 15, 2018

TorinoFilmLab is delighted to announce the full selection of ScriptLab 2018: 20 feature film projects at an early stage of development and 5 story editor trainees will take part in this 9-month scriptwriting programme. read more

Open call for FeatureLab 2018: discover the trainers line-up!

Calls & Opportunities

Open call for FeatureLab 2018: discover the trainers line-up!

February 6, 2018

TorinoFilmLab is exciting to launch the new call for applications for FeatureLab 2018, with deadline on March 1st, 2018. We are looking for 10 feature film projects at an advanced stage of development and 4 Audience Designer trainees to join this year’s edition! read more

TorinoFilmLab unveils the new face of FeatureLab & announces dates for 2018 Meeting Event!

TFL News & Events

TorinoFilmLab unveils the new face of FeatureLab & announces dates for 2018 Meeting Event!

February 1, 2018

TorinoFilmLab is delighted to launch the new season of FeatureLab, its training programme for teams of writers, directors and producers working on their 1st or 2nd feature film projects at an advanced stage of development, and for audiovisual professionals interested in gaining hands-on experience… read more

French cannibals & zombies in the spotlight: TFL loves genre cinema!

TFL Films

French cannibals & zombies in the spotlight: TFL loves genre cinema!

January 31, 2018

From a cannibalistic veterinary student to zombies invading Paris: French genre cinema is witnessing a breath of fresh air. TFL did nurtured - within its FeatureLab programme - two debut films that highly contribute to this new ‘French touch’: RAW by Julia… read more

TorinoFilmLab launches TFL Extended - TV Series call!

Calls & Opportunities

TorinoFilmLab launches TFL Extended - TV Series call!

January 18, 2018

TorinoFilmLab is excited to present a new opportunity for International professionals: a 4-day-long residential workshop aimed at developing the fundamental techniques and skills to work on a TV series project! read more

Strong presence of TorinoFilmLab at IFFR 2018!

TFL Films

Strong presence of TorinoFilmLab at IFFR 2018!

January 17, 2018

The programme of IFFR - International Film Festival Rotterdam 2018 is finally available: discover all the selected TFL Films and many more surprises! read more

Berlinale selects THE HEIRESSES and TOUCH ME NOT for its Competition!

TFL Films

Berlinale selects THE HEIRESSES and TOUCH ME NOT for its Competition!

January 15, 2018

We are excited to announce the presence of 2 TFL films – the only feature debuts – among the 10 titles joining the festival’s main Competition! read more

TFL Extended lands in Qatar & Singapore in January with 3 tailor-made workshops!

TFL Extended

TFL Extended lands in Qatar & Singapore in January with 3 tailor-made workshops!

January 9, 2018

TorinoFilmLab is thrilled to announce the three workshops taking place in Qatar and Singapore in January 2018 in the framework of its TFL Extended activities. read more