First Look is the Locarno Pro initiative aiming to showcase films in post-production. Its past edition has presented six works in progress from Portugal. Each one was introduced by its producer to various world sales agents and festival programmers attending Locarno Pro.
The jury for First Look 2018, comprising Janet Pierson (SXSW Film Head), José Luis Rebordinos (San Sebastian Film Festival’s Artistic Director) and Eva Sangiorgi (Viennale’s Artistic Director) handed out the First Look Awards:
- to Campo by Tiago Hespanha (produced by João Matos – Terratreme) an award worth € 65,000 in in post-production services sponsored by Cinelab Bucharest.
- to Viveiro by Pedro Filipe Marques (produced by Luis Urbano & Sandro Aguilar – O Som e a Furia) an award worth € 5,600 in advertising, donated by Le Film Français.
- to Viveiro by Pedro Filipe Marques (produced by Luis Urbano & Sandro Aguilar – O Som e a Furia) an award worth € 5,000 donated by Kaiju Cinema D/ffusion for the production of a Key Art Design.
For more information on the selected work in progress of First Look 2018, please consult our Past Editions section.
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