About the CfP Programme

Producers Programme

Cinekid for Professionals offers a special producers programme. The Producers Programme is an international exchange programme for producers who want to expand their international network and knowledge in children's media.

The producers were nominated by our international partner organisations and were offered the following programme during Cinekid 2019:

Monday 21 October

  • Afternoon: Producers programme introduction and pitching training.
  • Evening: Cinekid for Professionals Opening Drinks.

Tuesday 22 October

  • Morning: Pitches from the selected Junior Co-production Market (JCM) projects.
  • Afternoon: (Pre)scheduled meetings with JCM projects, and meetings with CfP attendees.
  • Evening: Industry networking drinks - hosted by Nordic Animation.

Wednesday 23 October

  • Morning and afternoon: (Pre)scheduled meetings with JCM projects, and meetings with CfP attendees.
  • Evening: Industry drinks including Award Ceremony Junior Co-production Market - hosted by EYE International.

Thursday 24 October

  • Morning and afternoon: Attendance to the Industry Forum (formerly known as the Professionals Conference). Attendees get to set out their own path through a wide array of topics and speakers held in parallel round-table sessions.
  • Evening: MediaLab Night; industry drinks in our MediaLab for all. During the MediaLab Night, the Cinekid Media Awards will be handed out.


Participants of the Producers Programme received access to:
·        Daily networking lunches and drinks
·        Screeningclub
·        Industry Screenings
·        Work-in-progress room
·        Public Programme: Film & TV screenings and Cinekid's MediaLab


Partnering organisations for the Producers Programme, and their nominated producers for 2019:

Partner Producer Production Company Country
ACE Producers Nicole Gerhards Niko Film Germany
ACE Producers Christian Frederik Martin Friland Produksjon Norway
Czech Film Center Peter Badac  BFILM cz Czech Republic
Czech Film Center Vadimir Lhotak  Hausboot Czech Republic
EAVE Gabija Budrectkyte Kinomind Films Lithuania
EAVE Daniel Ehrenberg Eyrie Entertainment Germany
EAVE Niamh Fagan Lunar Pictures Ireland
EAVE Marcel Lenz ostlicht filmproduktion Germany
EAVE Yvonne Wellie Weydeman Bros Germany
Film Producers Netherlands Loes Komen Room for Film The Netherlands
Film Producers Netherlands  Marijn Wigman Nuts & Bolts Film Company The Netherlands
Film Producers Netherlands  Max de Wolf Halal The Netherlands
Norwegian Film Institute Marte Hansen Friland Produksjon Norway
Norwegian Film Institute Janne Hjeltnes Storyline Norway
Norwegian Film Institute Line Klungseth Johansen Helmet films & visual effects Norway
Norwegian Film Institute Natalia Malykhina Ulvenfilm Norway