SEEfest Staff Writer | February 13, 2017, 10:35 AM
News flash from Berlin 2/13/2017: The project by Derya Durmaz, Bus to Amerika, which got its start at SEEfest Project Accelerator in 2016, just won the “VFF Talent Highlight Award” at the Berlin Film Festival! We congratulate Derya on this success, and share with her this great joy.
Serbian director Vladimir Perišić won the prestigious ARTE International Prize for is project Lost Country. ARTE Prize is given for an “artistically outstanding project” from the Berlinale Co-Production Market. Big congrats to Vladimir!
SEEfest will continue to support new projects, especially first films, and nurture talent. If you have a story to tell and a new project you are working on, submissions for 2017 Project Accelerator are open till March 26, midnight Pacific Standard Time. Go to review Guidelines, and to submit, go to https://filmfreeway.com/submissions .
Berlinale press release can be viewed here.
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