Our Blog

Film Spring WorkshopSeptember 2019

Why is it worth to join the contest? We ask the winners from 2017 edition

Why is it worth to join the contest and win the scholarship? We asked this question people who won in 2017 edition.

For the music video contest click HERE

For the PZU campaign contest click HERE

Agnieszka Wanicka, scriptwriter and director

Photo Agata Kaputa

I’ve been dreaming about this workshop for several years, but to be honest, it was difficult for me to get away for 10 days from everyday life. And the contest was an excuse to finally do it. The Film Spring Open has a unique atmosphere created by young people from all over the world and active filmmakers, which gives an unlikely belief that anything is possible. I kept this in mind exactly when I recently showed my first movie “Ticket to Cinema” at a festival in New York City, Downtown Broadway, on 44th street. And another concrete. Film Spring Open is where future film teams are formed. The best example of which is cooperation on Agnieszka Chmura movie “Border Crossing”, which was partly filmed by the workshop’s participants. Film Spring Open energy really works and participation in the competition can be the beginning of a career path.

Tomasz Chrapusta, director

Fot. artist’s archive

This winning gave me the feeling that I am going in the right direction and increased my appetite for more. During the Film Spring Open, you can consult every project, rent the best professional equipment and meet creators who really want to make movies. A mix like that offers an exceptional opportunity to carry out a high-level project, and I have been able to take advantage of it. Competitions give you discipline for writing and creative work, and this is a special need for a young creator. When you didn’t “stick” with the industry yet, every investment in your development is very valuable, and you can get it during the competition.

 

Hubert Patynowski, director

I think it’s worth to take part in the competition and to come to Film Spring Open because it’s a place of creative thinking and something like a “backyard” for young artists, where you meet a lot of filmmakers crazy about making films. I was able to shoot on professional equipment and consult my ideas with a great director, Marcin Ziębiński. I haven’t finished any film school, but I finished two editions of the Film Spring Open and I’m very excited thinking about the next one!

October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
December 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016