MALAGA FESTIVAL in its strategy to foster the development of audiovisual contents and new ways of cinematographic expression celebrates for third year in a row the industry event MALAGA WORK IN PROGRESS.
MALAGA WORK IN PROGRESS main objectives are to contribute to:
- Encourage financing of films by introducing these to renowned industry professionals.
- Foster dissemination and promotion.
- Support filmmakers or producers to complete their films.
- Make possible international distribution.
MALAGA WORK IN PROGRESS is a space for the development, analysis and deliberation around audiovisual projects of filmmakers currently working on their future films.
MALAGA WORK IN PROGRESS is sub-divided in three sections taking into account the different stages and needs of the films or film directors:
MALAGA SPANISH WIP
Designed to foster completion of films in a final cut stage or ready for post-production that are looking for international distribution. Six Spanish films will be selected for this section.
The films must be entered by Spanish production companies. In case of an international coproduction copy of the agreement or deal memo indicating the percentage of each country involved is required.
MALAGA LATAM WIP
Designed to foster completion of films in a final cut stage or ready for post-production that are looking for international distribution. Six Latin American films will be selected for this section. The films must be entered by Latin American production companies officially registered as such at the Film Institute, Trade Association or the Official Film Entity from their country of origin.
A working environment that takes into account the specific characteristics of non fiction films. Productions with their own and unique storytelling ecosystem and different production, distribution, funding or festivals circuits. A total of six films will be selected for this section.
All the films will be selected by a renowned Committee of Experts.
International Sales Agents, Distributors, Festival Programmers, Funds and Producers will have access to these industry film screenings and to the WIP films at the online viewing platform VEOMALAGA.