The Armenia Turkey Cinema Platform, in its 7th year, invites short film and documentary makers from both countries and their respective Diasporas to apply to the 15th Project Development Workshop. The workshop will be held in Istanbul on 13-15 April 2015 as a parallel event to 34th Istanbul International Film Festival.
The workshop will consist of trainings, presentations, one-to-one meetings and project pitchings. 10 pre-selected short film and documentary projects for the Istanbul workshop will be evaluated by an international jury.
The winner will be awarded a prize of 10.000 USD with the support of European Union.
Filmmakers from Armenia, Turkey and their Diasporas can apply for the workshop until March 20th 2015.
Regulations for the Project Development Workshop
(13-15 April 2015, Cezayir Meeting Rooms)
Documents necessary for application
ATCP began in 2008 as a cooperation between Anadolu Kültür (Turkey) and the Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival (Armenia). It is a common network for the filmmakers of both countries and their diasporas for cooperation and making films together. ATCP has supported the production of 13 films by filmmakers from Armenia and Turkey since it was established.
ATCP April 2015 Workshop takes place within the framework of the Support to the Armenia-Normalisation Process programme, funded by the European Union.
Talk show with Aron Aji, Director of MFA in Literary Translation Program at the University of Iowa (USA) and the president of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA). The talk is about literary translation, creativity of translation and its peculiarities, as well as Armenia-Turkey joint literary translation initiatives.