Pitching Forum 2015

Welcome to this years Sørfond Pitching Forum October 14th.

The Films From the South Foundation organizes the Sørfond Pitching Forum during the annual Films from the South festival in October in Oslo, Norway.

Av , foto: Johnny Vaet Nordskog 14. sep 2015

Submissions have now been closed and the jury has selected 8 international projects.
The purpose of the Sørfond Pitching Forum is to give international main producers the opportunity to present their projects to potential Norwegian co-producers, with the aim to enter into a co-production agreement and apply for support from Sørfond 1st March 2016.

Program 2015

12th – 13th October – Pitching course, only for selected projects.

The participants are offered a two days pitching course with Jesper Osmund, an internationally renowned film editor, narrative consultant and tutor at rough-cut workshops and pitching workshops for IDFAcademy, EDN and IDF.

14th October – Sørfond Forum

Registration of participants from 09:00 and the Sørfond Forum will starts at 09:30 AM sharp!

Additionally representatives from Tordenfilm will talk about the co-production Cemetery of Splendour, supported by Sørfond and in Un Certain regards in Cannes 2015.

The Forum ends with mingling and tapas.

Sign up

Norwegian producers who would like to attend the forum should sign up here!

This event has limited space. Producers with fewer completed films/documentaries and co-productions will receive observer status if registration is full.

If you are not a Norwegian producer, but would like to attend the Pitching Forum, please send a request to

 Organizer: Films from the South Foundation in cooperation with the Norwegian Film Institute.

 Questions? See frequently asked questions.