I got this from my friend Alessandra Speciale -director of African Film Festival in Milan- who is currently helping San Sebastian Festival on this programme which is particularly tailored on the Arab world filmakers. Have a look!
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR CINEMA IN MOTION 5
Cinema in Motion 5 will take place at the 57th International Film
Festival in San Sebastian on Monday, 21 September 2009.
The deadline for registering and receiving material in San Sebastian
is 30 June 2009.
This programme, organised by the International Film Festival with the
Amiens and Fribourg international festivals, will exclusively comprise
feature films at the end of their filming or at the post-production
This rendezvous is open to filmmakers from the Maghreb, Portuguese-
speaking African countries and developing Arab countries: Algeria,
Angola, Cape Verde, Egypt, Guinea, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya,
Morocco, Mozambique, Palestine, Sao Tome y Principe, Syria and
The directors and/or producers of the selected films will have the
chance to defend their projects before professionals from all sectors
accredited at the International Film Festival Sales Office.
Different kinds of aid will be granted within the framework of Cinema
in Motion 5, among which:
§ Mactari mixing auditorium – €15,000 in services.
§ Centre National de la Cinématographie (CNC) – €10,000 to cover
the cost of post-production in France.
§ Amiens Festival – a 35 mm copy.
§ Fribourg Festival – a 35 mm copy.
§ Titra Film – French or English subtitling up to €2,500.
The Cinema in Motion 5 registration form can be found at: