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


Call for Entries is now open until 15 August 2021 The fourth edition of the industry event European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) will take place from 19 – 21 October 2021 ahead of the Film Festival Cologne (21 – 28 October 2021) at the Cinenova Cinema. Up to 30 European feature films, documentary and fiction, in the shooting or post-production stages will be chosen by the selection… Read More


For the filmmakers behind the participating 28 projects from 34 countries, two exciting and very successful days are coming to an end. After numerous pitching sessions and one-to-one meetings, the international jury – Triin Tramberg (Talinn Black Nights Festival), Leslie Chen (Blossoms Entertainment), Melanie Andernach (MADE IN GERMANY Filmproduktion) and Sebastian Lückel (ARD Degeto) – has announced… Read More


Petra Müller, Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, opens the industry event On-site and online – International participants from 34 production countries meet at the EWIP 2020, which takes place from 5 – 7 October during the 30th Film Festival Cologne. After creative discussions and intensive preparations, the gap financing market, which is mainly supported by the Film-… Read More


On October 5, 2020, the third edition of European Work in Progress Cologne (EWIP) will be launched during the 30th Film Festival Cologne. 28 film projects from 34 countries have been carefully selected and the production teams now have the opportunity to present their film productions to an international industry audience. Despite the Corona pandemic, the international industry… Read More