Script Development Contest ~ Claim your place at the Cinekid Script LAB!

Release date 06.02.2022 Back to category
Script Development Contest ~ Claim your place at the Cinekid Script LAB!

Do you have an amazing idea for a script which is aimed at children ages 4 - 12?


The Athens International Children’s Film Festival, in first-time-collaboration with the Cinekid Festival is offering a unique opportunity to Greek filmmakers to participate in one of the most prestigious international script development programmes for feature-film or televisual projects, the Cinekid Script LAB. With a secured place in the 2022-2023 programme for the winner, the Festival announces a Script Development Contest for feature-film and televisual projects in development stage, aimed at child audiences ages 4-12. The Script Development Contest is held with the support of Tanweer Productions.

The support of child content production in the audiovisual industry is a key priority of ATHICFF, and this contest constitutes a follow-up of previous initiatives by our Festival in this area, such as the Short Film Script Contest of 2019 and the participation in the Kids Kino Lab programme as a host, in collaboration wiith the Warsaw Kids Film Forum (2020).

The Contest is open to screenwriters, directros and authors and the deadline for sumbissions is on March 21st 2022.


The projects will be evaluated by a Jury comrpised of:

Kelly Alchanati-Papouli, Director, Author, Head of Fiction and Entertainment Programming – ERT
Natalie Douka, Head of Content – Tanweer Productions
Spilios Lambropoulos, Consultant, Curator, Co-founder – The Page Turners
Nikos Dayantas, Director, Screenwriter
Antonis Papatheodoulou, Author

Meet the Jury!

This contest is open to Greek projects only. For more information about the contest, the application process and the terms & conditions, visit the Greek version of this page here.

Find out more about the Cinekid Script LAB here.


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