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FEST PRO 2023 - More participants on a distinguished list of speakers!

FEST PRO - a week of networking, masterclasses, conferences and debates guided by established professionals from the cinema and audiovisual sector, is back to the beautiful seaside town of Espinho between the 19th and 26th of June.

We are thrilled to announce more participations on a distinguished list of speakers that now includes Yorgos Mavropsaridis, an Oscar and BAFTA- nominated editor of films such as "The Favourite and "The Lobster"

Inbal Weinberg, an award-winning production designer of films such as "Suspiria", and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri".

Polly Duval, a British post-production supervisor with over 40 feature films under her belt; Kle Savidge, a music supervisor who has worked on major productions like "Brooklyn" and "House Of Gucci"; and Scandar Copti, an Oscar-nominated Palestinian filmmaker recognized at Cannes for "Ajami";

Polly Duval, Kle Savidge, Yorgos Mavropsaridis, Scandar Copti and Inbal Weinberg will be joining Brenda Chapman, an Academy Award-winning director; Lone Scherfig, a two-time BAFTA nominee; Pete Travis, a BAFTA winner; Lucy Brown, Founder and Director of Women in Screen; Melody London, editor of iconic classic movies; Caprice Crawford, representing Crawford Talents and Tomas Eskilsson head of film analysis at Film I Vast.

Seize this opportunity to join us in Espinho, Portugal from June 19th to the 26th, for this incredible opportunity to connect with some of the most innovative minds in the film and tv industry. Experience the FEST PRO program in Espinho, Portugal, while also enjoying beautiful beaches and delicious cuisine.

We guarantee a week of masterclasses, conferences, and debates guided by professionals from the cinema and audiovisual sectors, featuring innovative and creative minds in the film industry.