Within the scope of the 41st Istanbul Film Festival and with the support of Republic of Türkiye Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Series on the Bridge will be held between on 14-16 April 2022. Selected projects are now announced.

Meetings on the Bridge continues to bring producers, directors and scriptwriters from Turkey and its neighbouring countries together with international film professionals with the contribution of Anadolu Efes.

6 series projects will be presented in the workshop which is organized with the sponsorship of OGM Pictures. With the aim of improving the production and international co-production potentials of series in the development stage from Turkey, the scriptwriters, directors and producers of the 6 series projects will have one to one meetings with international series and TV professionals (producers, distributors, festival or fund coordinators, TV channel and digital platform representatives). Within the scope of the workshop there will be trainings to develop the selected projects.

At the end of the workshop, one project will be rewarded with OGM Pictures Special Award that worths 30.000 TL.

List of selected projects:
• 9 LIFE (dir. Mehmet Kanadlı, Fulya Özcan, prod. Halil İbrahim Kaplan)
• Crime and Punishment with Gizem Gündoğan (dir. Sertaç Bozkurt, Yaşar Mutlu, prod. Sertaç Bozkurt)
• Kreta, The Time Traveller (dir. Özge Tığlı Taşlı, prod. Nesra Gürbüz)
• SHORE (dir. Çağıl Bocut, Ömer Kula, prod. Çağlar Bocut)
• The Seed (dir. Ertan Velimatti Alagöz, prod. Yakup İncebay)
• The Threshold (dir. Ceren Arslan, prod. Rıfat Erkek)

For your questions: onthebridge@iksv.org

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