EFP cooperates with the Sundance Film Festival to highlight European films at the festival and to connect European filmmakers with the international industry, focussing on North America.
To spur the sales of the European films, EFP hosts a EUROPE! Showcase for North American buyers, addresses them via targeted mailings and provides European world sales companies financially with Film Sales Support (FSS) to boost their promotional campaigns at the festival
°efp europe! hub
The EUROPE! Hub at Sundance finally comes to life. EFP heightens the awareness of European films and the European industry at the festival. The EUROPE! Hub at Sundance will be a visible and clearly branded place to meet, work and relax.
All Europeans attending the festival are warmly welcome to come by and use the space as a meeting point. All international industry delegates are welcome to meet with the Europeans there.
The Hub is located at:
Double Tree Hilton Hotel – "The Yarrow" (next to the Press&Industry Screenings)
1800 Park Avenue, Park City
open: Thursday-Monday, 19-23 Feb, daily from 9am-6pm.
european films at the festival
Together with the 7 participating national film promotion institutes, EFP shines a light on a selection of this year's world premieres from Europe in the different sections of the festival
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>> all films from Europe at the festival
film sales support for films at Sundance
EFP hands out Film Sales Support (FSS) to 5 European world sales companies to give their films a good head-start in Sundance. FSS backs marketing campaigns of European sales companies targeting countries outside of Europe. The beneficiaries are: Autlook Filmsales, Austria (Smoke Sauna Sisterhood, Estonia, France, Iceland; Twice Colonized, Denmark, Canada), MK2, France (The Pod Generation, France, Belgium, UK), The Party Film Sales, France (When It Melts, Belgium, the Netherlands), Totem Films, France (Animalia, France, Morocco, Qatar) and Rise and Shine World (Iron Butterflies, Ukraine, Germany). >> read more
EUROPE! SHOWCASE in collaboration with Sundance
Prior to the festival, and with the aim of supporting the films' sales, EFP organises an online Europe! Showcase for select North American buyers, spotlighting the European world premieres in the narrative and documentary sections of the World Cinema Competition which are seeking US distribution.
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