filmArche International Summer School

Dear International Film Students and Filmmakers,
Europe’s largest self-organized filmschool – filmArche – invites you in celebration of our 10 years anniversary to join our First International Summer School 2013 in Berlin.

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International Story Development and Networking Workshop in Berlin

When & Where
Sunday, August 4th – Saturday August 10th, 2013
filmArche, Berlin

Who
- 5-10 filmArche students with film project ideas attached (both fictional and non-fictional)
- 5-10 film students and filmmakers / writers from all over the world (main place of residence outside of Germany) with film project ideas attached (both fictional and non-fictional)

Programme
- Welcome Dinner
- Intense International Story Development Classes
- 24-hours short film projects
- Farewell Party with Presentation of 24 hours short film projects
- Project idea Speed Dating event
- Workshop talk with filmmaker(s) with international project experience

Benefits
- Developing your project ideas from an international point of view
- Learning unique creative writing methods
- Finding project partners from different countries
- Becoming part of filmArche.International network
- Shooting a short film in 24 hours
- Getting a Berlin Summer from the Insider’s perspective

Application
If you are interested, please pre-register by sending an email to filmArche International Summer School before June 22nd, 2013*. We will send you an application form back. You will have the possibility to apply by June 23rd, 2013.
Please note that your pre-registration and your application is not formally binding. Your application does not oblige you to pay the fee yet.

Fee
Workshop fee: 176,00 €
(As the workshop is sponsored by the coordinators and teachers, the fee is just an expense allowance)

Scholarship
Every applicant can apply for a scholarship in order to get financial support for attending this workshop. Please just attach a motivation letter of ½ page to your application. It should include
- why you are applying for a scholarship
- why you are interested in the workshop
- what financial support (amount of money) you need in order to attend the workshop
Please note that your pre-registration and your application is not formally binding. Your application does not oblige you to pay the fee yet.

Accommodation
One of the most special things about this workshop is the accomodation. FilmArche members will host you. That means you will couchsurf at FilmArche students’ places which gives you a unique inside of the young independent filmmakers’ scene in Berlin.

Trainer
Most of the classes will be taught by Katti Djisuk Schroeter, one of filmArche’s most experienced experts for story development and creative writing. Katti is also the main coordinator of the filmArche International Summer School.
Additional creative classes will be held by filmArche’s highly valued trainers for creative methods and film direction like Arianne Hinz, Björn Schürmann and Jan Buttler.

Contact
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch with Katti Djisuk Schroeter:
filmArche International Summer School