The accreditation for the upcoming edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) taking place from 19 – 21 October 2021 is open from now to 10 October 2021.

Up to 30 carefully selected European (co-)productions will present first scenes to the attending group of industry delegates as well as other key decision makers and experts to give them an ahead of the game look and to find complementary partners in their final stage of production.

The international jury consisting of Alexander Bohr, long-time Arte editor and director, Clémence Lavigne, co-head of sales and acquisitions for The Party Film Sales, Daniel Melamed, director and film distributor, Aranka Matits, founder of the Featurette agency as well as Fabian Massah, film producer and managing director of Endorphine Production, will acknowledge the winners with awards including post-production and studio rental services along with international festival publicity worth 52,500 EUR provided by our partners K13 Studios, MMC Studios Cologne, LAVAlabs Moving Images, ARRI Media and ZOOM Medienfabrik.

EWIP is significantly supported by the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, one of Europe’s leading film funding institutions. The industry event takes place in cooperation with Film Festival Cologne and AG Verleih, the association of German independent film distributors.

Accreditation to the European Work in Progress Cologne is reserved for film professionals actively working in the industry: producers, buyers, sales agents, distributors, commissioning editors, festival programmer or representatives of complementary fields in the audio-visual sector.

The accreditation gives pass holders access to the project presentations, panel discussions and all networking events of European Work in Progress Cologne 2021. The accreditation also allows to participate in all screenings and industry events of the Film Festival Cologne depending on the availability of tickets. The pass is not transferrable.

Accreditation fee: € 50,00 incl. VAT

Accreditation closes on 10. October 2021.

Industry delegates with a Film Festival Cologne badge can participate in EWIP without an additional fee but are equally required to register by 10. October 2021 per e-mail to:

Without a registration in advance – also due to our hygiene concept – participation in EWIP cannot be admitted. All accreditation passes are issued at the full discretion of the host.

Please use the online form to send your request for accreditation:

The industry event will be held in compliance with the applicable distance and hygiene rules.

For all your enquiries please do not hesitate and contact the team or the press agency.




ZOOM Medienfabrik GmbH
Felix Neunzerling and Juliane Klose
Suarezstraße 62 | 14057 Berlin
Phone: +49 30 3150 6868