My First Script application

Zagreb Film Festival – Industry announces an open call for applications for the script development workshop My First Script. The workshop is intended for filmmakers who are developing the script for their first fiction feature-length film.

Among the received applications, a total of 6 participants will be selected to participate in the workshop: two from Croatia and four from Europe, including participants from EU Member States and MEDIA sub-programme countries. The 5-day workshop will be held during the 19th edition of the Zagreb Film Festival.

The workshop is free for all participants. Accommodation and travel expenses will be covered for foreign participants.

Applicants should send their applications including:
1. Short resume with personal information
2. Synopsis
3. Script or treatment + minimum 3 elaborated scenes

Applicants from abroad must submit their applications in the English language. Projects from Croatia may be submitted in Croatian; however, if accepted, the authors must prepare English translations by the middle of October. 

Deadline for application: 20th August, 2021

Applications should be sent to:

The results will be announced at the beginning of October 2021.

Good luck to all the projects on their way to production and we look forward to new MFS applications!