It would be our great pleasure to welcome you to the next edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) taking place from 5. to 7. October 2020 during the 30. Film Festival Cologne. 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… Read More


This year’s jury of European Work in Progress Cologne 2020 (EWIP) has been appointed. Once more, four top-representatives from the film industry will decide upon which projects will receive the coveted awards. Triin Tramberg, programme coordinator and head of Creative Gate for Tallinn Black Nights Festival, has a special expertise in creative industry events. Leslie… Read More


Call for Entries is now open until 15. August, 2020 It’s finally decided: The third edition of the industry event European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) will take place from 5.-7. October, 2020 during the Film Festival Cologne. Following the cancellation of numerous festivals and industry events due to COVID-19, EWIP offers one of the first opportunities… Read More


For the film makers behind the 28 projects as well as the attending industry experts, two exhilarating and very successful days full of pitching-sessions and one-to-one meetings at the second edition of European Work in Progress Cologne are almost coming to an end. Yesterday evening, the international jury (Lili Hinstin, Margrit Stärk, Sabina Kodra, Yohann… Read More


In only a couple of days, the wait for the people behind the 28 carefully chosen projects is finally over and the second edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) will start on October 14 during the Film Festival Cologne. The event aims to bring together those creative minds with leading experts and representatives of international distributors, world sales… Read More


After last year‘s success of the initial edition, European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) is receiving great resonance again in 2019: More projects were submitted and numerous prestigious world sales companies, film distributors as well as festival representatives have already confirmed their attendance such as BAC Films, Beta Cinema, Fortissimo Films, The Match Factory, Pluto… Read More


Four high-class representatives of the film industry will convene to decide on this year’s award winners of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP). With Lili Hinstin, who currently accomplishes her first edition as the new Artistic Director of the Locarno Film Festival, Margrit Stärk the Director of Acquisitions for Feature Films at ZDF Enterprises, Sabina… Read More


It would be our great pleasure to welcome you to the next edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) taking place from October 14 to 16, 2019, during the Film Festival Cologne. The accreditation gives pass holders access to all events of European Work in Progress Cologne as well as all public screenings and sessions of the Film Festival Cologne (depending on the availability of… Read More


We are happy to share that two films out of European Work in Progress Cologne’s project selection 2018 are about to have their World Premiere: LA FILLE AU BRACELET (FR/BE) directed by Stéphane Demoustier (prod.: Petit Film, world sales: Charades) on the Piazza Grande of the 72. Locarno Film Festival and MARTIN EDEN (I/GER/FR) directed by Pietro Marcello (prod.: Avventurosa/Match… Read More