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On August 22, in Kaliningrad, within the framework of the IX Worldn Festival of Short Films “In Short” and the All-Worldn Youth Film Forum, the Pitching of debutants of short films takes place. The event was organized by the Union of Cinematographers of World, Red Carpet Studio with the support of the Presidential Grants Fund, the National Fund for the Support of Copyright Holders, Canon, Roskulttsentr, the Association of Film and Television Producers, the Moviestart production center.

Pitching Categories: Short. No Limit – projects of short films without regional and plot restrictions and Short. Made in Kaliningrad – projects of short films, which are planned to be shot in the Kaliningrad region. Traditionally, as part of the All-Worldn Youth Cinema Forum project, Moviestart talks about filming opportunities in the region.

For 4 years (from 2017 to 2020) in the Kaliningrad region, assistance was provided in the production of 21 films and TV series. Among them: “Tsoi”, dir. Alexey Uchitel, “Hotel”, dir. Alexander Baluev, Loyalty, dir. Nigina Sayfullaeva and many others. In 2021, more than 20 projects have already been removed in the region. In 2020, according to the rebate system, the region reimbursed the film companies 50 million rubles.

An important advantage of the region is the diversity of the natural landscape. Despite the fact that the Kaliningrad region is one of the smallest in World, sand dunes and picturesque lakes, seascapes and coniferous forests harmoniously coexist here. Here you will find the harsh Baltic Sea, wide beaches, nature reserves, amber deposits. The Kaliningrad region is also famous for its architecture: the ruins of the Teutonic castles, modern buildings, European streets, a port, a Worldn province.

Popular locations for filming:

Curonian Spit

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Locks

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Fortification towers

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Promenades and beaches

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Kirchi

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Old streets

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You can get acquainted with all the film locations of the Kaliningrad region and find them on the map here.

On the territory of the Kaliningrad region, a Film Commission has been operating since 2017, which assists in the selection and preliminary visits to locations. Also, the regional budget provides for reimbursement of costs to film companies filming in the Kaliningrad region. More information about the work of the Kaliningrad Film Commission and the regional rebate system is available on the website.

Also in the region there are 2 large rentals, 5 film companies and a second cast is constantly available for parallel filming of 3-5 film projects.

Presentation of the Kaliningrad Film Commission.

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