We are pleased to announce that the now fully established industry event for outstanding European film productions that are nearing completion, European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP), is entering its 5th round this year. Accreditation for the anniversary edition will be possible from August 1st, 2022. EWIP is significantly supported by the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, one of the leading film funding… Read More


Call for Entries is now open until 1 September 2022! European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) celebrates its 5th edition from 17-19 October 2022 ahead of the Film Festival Cologne (20-27 October 2022) and is mainly supported by the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, one of Europe’s leading film funding institutions. A selection of European feature films, documentary, animation and fiction, in… Read More


The jury awarded the prizes with a total value of 52,500 €  After two days, the networking platform European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) is approaching its climax with a record attendance of over 200 participants from the fields world sales, distribution, festivals, production, funding and marketing. The independent jury comprised of renowned industry representatives… Read More


The event is rapidly growing into the high-profile industry meeting place for international programmers, world sales companies, distributors and productions On-site and online – Today, more than 200 high-profile representatives from world sales, distribution, festivals, production and funding will meet for the European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) 2021 (October 19-21), which takes place within the 31st… Read More


On 19 October 2021, the fourth edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) will be launched in the run-up of the 31th Film Festival Cologne. 24 film projects with the participation of 22 countries have been chosen by the selection committee, and the production teams now have the opportunity to present their films to an international industry… Read More


This year’s edition promises internationally impressive projects and numerous EWIP projects celebrate successes at international festivals The fourth edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) promises to be another success. Once again, the submitted projects impress with their number and the international participation of many production countries. European Work in Progress Cologne is mainly… Read More


European co-productions will be acknowledged with awards in a total value of 52,500 EUR The fourth edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) 2021 continues the successful cooperation with the partners and award sponsors of the past years. Foremost, the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, one of Europe’s leading film funding institutions, maintain their continuous valuable support. The… Read More


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… Read More


The jury for the fourth edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) 2021 has been selected. For the first time in the history of the young, successful industry event, not four, but five top representatives from the international film industry will deliberate on which projects will emerge as winners. Long-time Arte editor and director Alexander Bohr (Mainz) and Clémence… Read More


LAST CALL FOR ENTRIES || European Work in Progress Cologne 2021 Due to this positive response we have decided to give more projects the chance to participate and thus, extended the deadline for submissions until 01 September 2021. Around 150 film projects have reached us so far. Our selection committee will choose up to 30 producers of feature, documentary and animation films who will have the opportunity to present… Read More