Pop Up Film Residency Visegrad is a Pop Up Film Residency special program, which aims at supporting and nurturing the writing & development of feature films closely connected to the s. c. Visegrad Countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia). The program is organized in close cooperation with Hungarian Friss Hús Budapest Intl. Short Film Festival, Czech Ji.hlava Intl. Documentary Film Festival, and Polish New Horizons Intl. Film Festival.

For the 3 Slovak participants, we offer a unique opportunity to share experiences with the Residents and to consult their projects with internationally respected tutors.

The Pop Up Film Residency Visegrad will take place in Bratislava from 10 – 31 March 2021.

During this period the 3 selected Slovak projects can benefit from the presence of the Pop Up Film Residency Visegrad Residents and their mentors.

There is no participation fee. Consultations are for free.


The call is open for Slovak feature film projects (both fiction and animation) in the early stage of development.


– treatment (max. 15 pages)
– intention note (max. 3 pages)
– biography with links to previous works

Find the application form here: https://forms.gle/fDqE3hSWqEztxWpg6


For further information contact Kristína Aschenbrennerová at kristina(at)popupfilmresidency.org .


10 January 2021: Deadline for applications
30 January 2021: Announcement of the first Slovak participants of the Pop Up Film Residency Visegrad

At the previous Residencies these tutors took part: Mmabatho Kau (producer, broadcast and development executive – Raindrop Media), Katja Adomeit (producer – Adomeit), Domenico La Porta (script doctor, a transmedia author/producer, film critic), Daniel Borgman (film director), Marcelo Martinessi (director, screenwriter), Laura Piani (documentarist, scriptwriter, and script consultant), Brita Krause (script editor), Julie Billy (producer Haut et Court), Nadja Dumouchel (script consultant)