Rules and regulations


Who can apply for TPS co-production platform?

The program is open to feature-length fiction film projects of 1st and 2nd time filmmakers coming from Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria, Serbia, Ukraine, Russia, Moldova, Greece, Turkey and Georgia.

The project can be in different stages of development, but a first draft of the script should be available during the industry event in Transilvania IFF on June 1st.

The project must have at least 15% of the budget secured.

To be eligible, projects must be designed from the outset as a European co-production, other than in purely financial terms, between at least two member states of the Eurimages Fund (ideally, but not mandatory, between states from the countries mentioned eligible).


How does TPS work?

An international selection committee will be nominated and up to 12-feature film projects will be invited for TPS. From these 12, up to 2 are Romanian and Moldavian projects participating in the TPS development workshop.

Once a project is selected, the director and producerare invited for the TIFFindustry events on June 1st and 2nd.

Attending the public presentations, one-to-one meetings and discussions is mandatory.

All participating projects will be showcased in a projects' booklet.

All awarded projects must mention in their ending credits: “presented in the Transilvania Pitch Stop” together with official logo. The logo will be sent upon request.

The application process takes place online - NO hard copies. All materials should be in English.


Deadline to submit a project: April 8, 2018. Selected projects to be announced no later then May 1st, 2018.

In order to submit your project and the required material, you need to create an account on, following this link:

Application form materials

  • Project title (original and English version)
  • Contact details director and producer
  • Logline
  • Synopsis (max 1 page)
  • Treatment (max 12 pages)
  • Director’s statement
  • Director’s biography and filmography
  • Producer’s biography and filmography
  • Producer’s statement
  • Link for director’s previous work (e.g vimeo link with password)
  • Budget top sheet
  • Financial plan and secured financing
  • Production schedule

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