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Back row: Julius Ponten, New Amsterdam Film Company (The Netherlands), Ditte Milsted, Profile Pictures (Denmark), Verena Gräfe-Höft, Junafilm (Germany), Zoran Galić, Vizart Film (Bosnia and Herzegovina), Gints Grūbe, Mistrus Media (Latvia), Anton Máni Svansson, Join Motion Pictures (Iceland), Mila Voinikova, Miramar Film (Bulgaria), Maria Blicharska, Donten & Lacroix Films (Poland), Ivan Madeo, Contrast Film (Switzerland)

Middle row: Didar Domehri, Maneki Films (France), Petra Vidmar, Gustav Film (Slovenia), Iuliana Tarnoveṭchi, Alien Film (Romania), Jovana Nikolić, Prababa Production (Serbia), Pavla Janoušková Kubečková, Nutprodukce (Czech Republic), Katarína Krnáčová, Silverart (Slovak Republic)

Front row: Carlo D'Ursi, Potenza Producciones (Spain), Tommaso Bertani, Ring Film (Italy), Lasha Khalvashi, Artizm (Georgia), Alan Maher, Marcie Films (Ireland), Chris Martin, Indie Movie Company (United Kingdom)

The exclusive group of 20 up-and-coming producers selected for the 18th edition of EFP's networking platform PRODUCERS ON THE MOVE (May 19 – 23) has come together at the Cannes Film Festival. These most promising young producers from all over Europe are taking part in a tailor-made programme to exchange experiences and join forces for new trans-national co-productions. The programme also includes a case study for the film DIRECTIONS with director and producer Stephan Komandarev (PoM Bulgaria 2012) and producer Vladimir Anastasov (PoM FYRoM 2010). The Bulgarian-German-Macedonian co-production premieres in the UN CERTAIN REGARD section of the festival. Picking up important trends in the film industry the event also includes a session on content for virtual reality followed by a meeting with ARTE's Kay Meseberg (The Head of 360 /Virtual Reality).

Financial backing for PRODUCERS ON THE MOVE comes from Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and the respective EFP member countries.

Interviews with this year's PRODUCERS ON THE MOVE are published at EFP's media partners' websites: and in the Cannes edition of WORLD OF YOUNG CINEMA.

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