Do you have a new idea on paper that you would like to put into action?
Do you have a project you need to promote to Film Markets?
Are you looking for advice on how to approach a sales agent/distributor?
As the 4th edition of the Oslo Short Film Festival approaches, get ready for a thorough discussion with Margreth Olin and Yianna Sarri, two experienced film professionals with extensive experience in the film industry. You will have the chance to talk with them about all the different ways in which you can materialize all of your ideas and your unfinished projects in order to transform them into successful films that can make a difference.
Margreth Olin is a director and producer with a large cinema audience in Norway. She has made 13 films, which have received critical acclaim, participated at numerous festivals abroad, and won several Norwegian and international awards. Margreth has managed to catalyze important dialogues with the topics her films shed light on. She has personally received 26 honorary awards for her commitment and focus on human rights. Her credits include In The House of Angels (Yamagata 1999) My Body (Tribeca 2002), EFA- nominated Raw Youth (2004), The Angel (TIFF 2010), Nowhere Home (IDFA 2012), Cathedrals of Culture, The Oslo Opera House (Berlinale 2013).
Yianna Sarri graduated in 2000 with a BA and MA in Communication Studies and Film
Studies from Coventry University and City University in the UK. In 2000 she started working for the production company KINO. Since 2003, she began working as a programmer at Thessaloniki Int. Film Festival and Thessaloniki Documentary Festival. In 2010, she was appointed Head of Agora for both festivals. Yianna is also Head of Program at the Greek Film Festival in Berlin. In October 2022, she was appointed CEO of HF Productions. Yianna is a programmer and film festival expert.
19th of December, 15.00-17.00