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Thessaloniki’s Agora presents its Works in Progress line-up


- Twelve films in post-production will be screened in Thessaloniki’s industry section, and all but one will be competing for the Eurimages Lab Project Award

Thessaloniki’s Agora presents its Works in Progress line-up
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Twelve films that are currently in post-production and hail from South-Eastern Europe and the Mediterranean will be screened in the Agora’s Works in Progress section on 7 November. The closed session, which is an integral part of the Thessaloniki International Film Festival’s market (2-9 November), will offer the participating films the chance to be presented for the first time to sales agents, distributors, producers and festival representatives. Also, 11 of the selected titles will be in with a chance of winning one of the Agora Works in Progress post-production gongs, the value of which amounts to a total of €130,000. The main prize, the Eurimages Lab Project Award, comes with €50,000, while Greek post-production outfit Graal will provide in-kind services, and music company MuSou a Music and Sound Award.

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The winners will be selected by the international jury, comprising Greek director-producer Steve Krikris; Italian film programmer at the Locarno Film Festival Daniela Persico; French sales agent Virginie Devesa, of Alpha Violet; and Karin Schockweiler, deputy director of Film Fund Luxembourg and the Eurimages representative in Luxembourg. The winners will be announced on 8 November.

The selected works in progress are as follows:

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Fokion Bogris
Producers: Maria Karagiannaki, Fokion Bogris, Panos Bezirgiannidis – Chase the Cut (Greece)

Beyond the Blue BridgeIsabel Lamberti
Producers: Steven Rubinstein Malamud, Marc BaryIJswater Films (Netherlands)
Co-producer: Tourmalet Films (Spain)

The DrummerKonstantine Kalandadze
Producer: Elene Margvelashvili – Parachute Films (Georgia), out of competition

JanuaryAndrey Paounov
Producer: Vanya Rainova – Portokal (Bulgaria)
Co-producer: Terratreme Filmes (Portugal)

Leyla Once AgainBaris Hanciogullari
Producer: Soner AlperNar Film (Turkey)

MetamorphosesDušan Zorić, Matija Gluščević
Producers: Carna Vučinić, Dragana JovovićNon-Aligned Films (Serbia)
Co-producer: Kinorama (Croatia)

Mother LodeMatteo Tortone
Producers: Alexis Taillant, Nadège Labé – Wendigo Films (France)
Co-producers: C-Side Productions (Switzerland), Malfé Film (Italy)

QuicksandMargot Schaap
Producer: Ellen HavenithPRPL (Netherlands)
Co-producers: Homemade Films (Greece), Homeless Bob (Estonia)

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Producer: Fenia CossovitsaBlonde SA (Greece)
Co-producer: Luxbox (France)

Shake Your Cares AwayTom Shoval
Producer: Gal GreenspanGreen Productions (Israel)
Co-producers: One-Two Films (Germany), Les Compagnons du Cinéma (France)

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Magnus Von Horn
Producer: Mariusz WłodarskiLava Films (Poland)
Co-producer: Zentropa Sweden (Sweden)

The Voyage OutAna Vaz
Producer: Olivier MarboeufSpectre Productions (France)
Co-producer: Stenar Projects (Portugal)

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