WALD DER ECHOS (Forest of Echoes) by Maria Luz Olivares Capelle (Austria)
FLOR DE MIL COLORES (Flower Of A Thousand Colours) by Karen Vázquez Guadarrama (Belgium)
TURIZAM! (Tourism!) by Tonći Gaćina (Croatia)
MAMA (Father) by Davit Pirtskhalava
DIORAMA by Clemens Pichler
ELEFANTHUD (Elephant Skin) by Rebecca Figenschau (Norway)
LOKATORKI (Tenants) by Klara Kochańska (Poland)
NOAPTE ȊN TOKORIKI (A Night In Tokoriki) by Roxana Stroe (Romania)
FRANCIS by Ahmed Abdullahi 
Julia Furer

In its third edition of Future Frames, EFP is presenting ten outstanding young directors with their latest work at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) in the Czech Republic from July 2- 5, 2017.

Future Frames is a platform which highlights new groundbreaking European cinema and the promising young directing talent behind it. The selection of ten outstanding film students and graduates from schools throughout Europe brings the next generation of European filmmakers to the attention of the industry and press during 3 days of events and screenings.

Well known as a hub for young cinema, and as an important forum for the film industry and press, the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is regarded as a key international event which acts as a bridge between countries and cultures of Western, Central and Eastern Europe.

Based on recommendations by EFP members, KIVFF has chosen the following ten directors and their films for presentation in Future Frames 2016:

Austria / AFC Austrian Films

Maria Luz Olivares Capelle
WALD DER ECHOS (Forest of Echoes)
realized at
Film Academy Vienna (University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna)

Croatia / Croatian Audiovisual Centre

Tonći Gaćina
TURIZAM! (Tourism!)
realized at
Academy of Dramatic Art, Zagreb

Georgia / Georgian National Film Center

Davit Pirtskhalava

MAMA (Father)
realized at
Artschool Royal District Theater

Norway / Norwegian Film Institute

Rebecca Figenschau
ELEFANTHUD (Elephant Skin)
realized at

Romania / Romanian Film Promotion

Roxana Stroe

NOAPTE ȊN TOKORIKI (A Night In Tokoriki)
realized at
The National University of Theatre and Cinema “I. L. CARAGIALE”

Sweden / Swedish Film Institute

Ahmed Abdullahi

realized at
Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts

Future Frames is financially supported by Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and the participating EFP member organisations.

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Martin Schweighofer
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Managing Director EFP
Renate Rose


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