The BFF HUB is a training and workshop section of the Bellaria Film Festival, a creative atelier for independent cinema. These four classes are dedicated to creative production, film criticism, festival programming and the Bellaria Film Festival Giuria Giovani that will decide the winner of the Casa Rossa competition.

 

Enrolment will open in January 2024.

Becoming Producers

08–12 May 2024

BFF HUB Becoming Producers - workshop produzione

Becoming producers is addressed to young Italian producers. The main topics will be creative production, and the work needed to assist authors in an Italian and European development context.

Programma

The workshop will take place during the BFF42. The program will be available soon.

BFF Giuria Giovani

08–12 May 2024

BFF Giuria Giovani

The BFF Giuria Giovani workshop is addressed to young film or university students who will take part in the jury. The workshop will involve screenings of the films competing for the Casa Rossa Award, and meetings with the authors. The Giuria Giovani will decide the winner of the Casa Rossa section of the 42nd edition of the Bellaria Film Festival.

Programma

The workshop will take place during the BFF42. The program will be available soon.

Programmer – The right film when and where

08–12 May 2024

Programmer - The right film when and where - workshop programmazione festival cinema

The workshop Programmer – the right film, when and where is addressed to young Italian film programmers. During the workshop they will be followed by professional tutors learning and deepening the dynamics of selecting and building a programme for a film festival.

Programma

The workshop will take place during the BFF42. The program will be available soon.

What a critic!

08–12 May 2024

What a critic! Workshop critica cinematografica

What a critic! workshop is addressed to young Italian film critics. Participants will go through various workshops on journalistic writing and film criticism exercising on the films screened within the festival. The communication of a film, its narration and its diffusion through writing will be analysed and carried out with the main tutors of the workshop and important guests.

Programma

The workshop will take place during the BFF42. The program will be available soon.

BFF New Wave (in)emergenza is a support programme for Italian independent cinema in collaboration with Cinecittà. A professional accompaniment course for young authors and producers aimed at supporting them in the crucial post-production phase of a film project.

Itineranze Doc is an atelier for the development of ‘Cinema del Reale’ first works, unique in Italy, which joins together six festivals dedicated to independent cinema.

Itineranze Doc

10 May – 12 November 2023

Tutor: Luciano Barisone, Nora de Marchi

Projects: 6

Itineranze Doc is an atelier for the development of first works, unique in Italy, which unites six festivals dedicated to independent cinema.

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Programma

  • Bellaria Film Festival, 10-14 May in Bellaria Igea Marina
  • IsReal Festival, June 2023 in Nuoro
  • Sole e Luna Doc Film Festival, from 3 to 9 July in Palermo
  • PerSo – Perugia Social Film Festival, from 30 September to 8 October in Perugia
  • Front Doc – Festival di Cinema di Frontiera, from 14 to 23 October, in Aosta
  • Festival dei Popoli, from 4 to 12 November in Florence.

A training and creative development course dedicated to film projects at an early stage of development, strongly linked to the cinema of reality.
It is aimed at Italian directors or directors resident in Italy, with no age limit, who have already made at least one short film and who have a full-length film project in the development phase, related to the ” Cinema del reale “.