From Tuesday 7th to Friday 9th, EUFCN have been protagonist of the special exhibition “10 years of Filming Europe”. The exhibition was inside the EU Parliament and has been sponsored by the Italian MPE Sergio Cofferati. It aimed at recreating the experience that viewers can live inside the movie theatre and offer them a very unique show: the viewer was carried directly inside the production process of a movie, to understand the meaningful role played by film commissions during the full movie’s realization.
On Wednesday 8th, EUFCN organized a conference to present the Network and its mission in front of the MEPs. The conference was introduced on film commissions’ work, with a special focus on Film Tourism and the Economic Impact of Creative Industries.
On Thursday 9th the event closed with a special training sessions, reserved to EUFCN members. The main topics of this session was Green filming and Film Tourism.
“In its first decade our Association has grown exponentially, reaching a dimension that was unthinkable only a few years ago”. This is the enthusiastic comment of Truls Kontny, President of EUFCN, who wants to underline that “thanks to the active participation and involvement of each member, the EUFCN has been able to increase its presence in the most important International film festivals and trade shows, to raise its visibility in front of the European institutions and to create several networking events with audiovisual professionals and the industry. The Board and I, we do believe that the 10th Anniversary Events will represent a great goal in order to show to the development potential of our Network”
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