20 of the most promising, up-and-coming European producers have been selected to take part in EFP’s high-profile networking platform at the Cannes Film Festival (May 8 – 19, 2018). During the five-day event between May 10 – 14, the exclusive group will take part in a tailor-made programme in order to foster international co-productions, intensify the exchange of experiences and help create new professional networks. EFP’s longstanding programme is financially backed by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union and the participating EFP member organisations.
Aija Bērziņa is a graduate of Ebeltoft’s European Film College and the Latvian Academy of Culture, Aija founded Tasse Film with Alise Ģelze in 2011. Her first feature production, Renārs Vimba’s Mellow Mud, premiered at the Berlinale’s Generation14plus in 2016. Aija, who has headed up Latvia’s Film Producers Association since 2013, is currently in postproduction on Mihael Idov’s The Humorist and Juris Kursietis’ Oleg in co-production with Lithuania’s fellow Producers on the Move Lukas Trimonis.