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We are so happy that the first online Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event saw over 35 000 virtual attendances – we had close to 900 virtual accreditations from 60 countries – both numbers have set a record for the summit.
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Masterclass by Award-winning Production Designer Jacqueline Abrahams

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How To Make Your Brand Identity Work for You

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Masterclass by Modeler and Propmaker Simon Weisse

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Masterclass by Award-winning Production Designer Maria Djurkovic

CORTEX – Are You Dreaming or Just Watching An Amazing Film?

Lost in Translation? Visual Story Development From Script to Screen

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Location Scouting for Big Productions: How Do You Pitch Locations to International Producers on Projects Like Tenet and Chernobyl?

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Online Opening with Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event’s Marge Liiske

Pitching Refresher Fireside Chat with Bonnie Williams

Taking the Digital Leap to International Streamers

European Film Forum Tallinn 2020

Spatial Chat Afterparty

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How to Make Short Form Series

TV Beats: Jörg Winger Masterclass on Global Changes and Trends in Series Production

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BE Works In Progress Presentation

Just Film Works In Progress Presentation

International Works In Progress Presentation

Creative Loan - An Affordable Loan for Those Who Create

Creating Series From an Existing IP

Don’t Sabotage Your Own Film!

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Fighting Corona pt 2: How to Use Audience Data Correctly For Film Marketing?

French-Estonian Film Co-production: Opportunities and Case-studies. In The Light of The New Treaty

Film Distribution in Times of High Season for Streaming Platforms: Opportunities and Challenges for Producers

Shoot in the Baltics!

Global Screen Production – The Impact of Film and Television Production on Economic Recovery from COVID-19

SpatialChat Networking Happy Hour

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Industry Talk: The Future of Online Casting and Auditioning

BNS: Panel with US Casting Agents, Casting Directors, and Talent Managers About the Way US Auditions Work and How Casting Directors Find European Actors.

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Script Pool Film Pitches

European Genre Forum Pitches

POWR Baltic Stories Exchange Pitches

Italy Goes Baltic Project Pitches

Italian Independent Producers (AGICI) and Cineuropa present - Italian for Advanced Users: Co-production opportunities with Italy

Filming Opportunities and Financial Incentives in Russian NorthWest

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Music Meets Film: Valuing Local Territory in Global Industry

How Can Artificial Intelligence Work for Your Festival Marketing and Communications? Showcase of FotoInMotion

SpatialChat Networking Happy Hour

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BNS Workshop with Casting Director Tusse Lande of Casting Agency Kompani Lande: How to Promote Yourself in a Competitive Market and Focusing on How to Present Yourself in the Best Way with Practical Guidance on How to Make an “About Me Video”.

BNS: Masterclass for Actors: What Makes a Good Casting? How Will We Work the Coming Time and What's to be Expected for Actors?

Music Meets Film: Choosing Doors: A Conversation with Danny Elfman

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TV Beats: How Has COVID Impacted Global Production?

TV Beats: New Solutions: Producing and Co-Producing in the COVID Era

TV Beats: MIDPOINT TV Launch 2020 - Season Finale

TV Beats: Script Pool TV Pitches

TV Beats: Fighting For Gender Equality With the Geena Davis Institute

TV Beats: The Appetite for Female-Led Content

TV Beats: Baltic Women: What's New, What Next?

TV Beats: How to Talk to Global Streamers

Awards Ceremony

SpatialChat Networking Happy Hour

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Music Meets Film: Production Processes Affecting Creativity

Creative Virtual Reality Industry: Outcomes of the Pandemic

Boundaries on the Cinema Screen - Content We Show or Choose to Show the Young Audience, Should it be Regulated and if so, by Whom?

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BNS: What Casting Directors Can Do for Your Project, Securing Cast and How to Get the Right Actors for Your Project

BNS: DEADLINE Talk with Tom Grater and the Tallinn Black Nights Stars. Q&A for the Public

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TV Beats: Case Study: STRANGER THINGS S4

TV Beats: Spotlight Elisa Estonia

TV Beats: Germany: Serious About Series

TV Beats: Case Study: DEUTSCHLAND

TV Beats: Adaptation vs. Co-production: Russian - Scandinavian case

TV Beats: Ukraine Focus: Film.UA

TV Beats: Russia in Focus: Yellow Black & White and Rentavideo Studio

TV Beats: Russia in Focus: 1-2-3 Production

TV Beats: Case Study: Hausen

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The Changing Place of Film Festivals in the Film Industry

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BNS: Intimacy in Front of the Camera - Webinar by Julia Effertz, Intimacy Coordinator

Writing for Virtual Reality Workshop (pre-registration only)


Online events of Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event boosted the new attendance record of Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

The first online Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event saw over 35 000 virtual attendances, resulting from a record 1600 accredited professionals across industry events and the film festival. The number plays a significant part in setting a record also for Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, with an estimated 101 833 physical and virtual attendances this year.

First year of PÖFF Black Room brought together international masters of Art Department

The year 2020 brought many innovations to Industry@Tallinn along with new developments of the program. Among them was [PÖFF Black Room]( which dives into the wonders of cinema’s visual language. The program is dedicated to Art Department and sets out to deepen the knowledge about the unique craft that combines art, design, architecture and a lot of intrepid creativity.

The winners of the Awards at Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event are announced!

On November 26, Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event rewarded the best projects after an exciting week full of online presentations, networking, panel discussions and meetings attracting more than 850 guests from all around the globe. 10 Awards were given out in categories to projects in different stages of scriptwriting, development or post-production, 2 Awards went to promising producers.

How Can Artificial Intelligence Work for Your Festival Marketing and Communications?

Does your festival have thousands of great photos in its archive waiting for the right time and opportunity to be used? How about finding out which filmmakers, sponsors, or partners attended certain events? Where were the most exciting photos taken, and on which occasions? Where are your sponsors' logos presented? Or do you want to give your festival photographers, marketing team, and audience a new tool to create great engagement videos automatically live from your event or the archive?

European Genre Forum Tallinn Lab focuses on VOD distribution and the marketing of genre films

The Tallinn Lab of the European Genre Forum training programme has kicked off with an aim to boost the careers of future players in the genre film industry. This year the programme includes mainly sci-fi films and psychological trillers from Belgium, Lithuania, Holland, Slovenia, Italy, the Czech, Austria and Japan.