We look at the projects selected for the 29th edition of Montpellier Mediterranean Film Festival’s Development Aid Scholarship. The three-day professional event – Cinemed Meetings – organised as part of the 41st Montpellier Mediterranean Film Festival kicks off tomorrow Tuesday 22 October (read the news and interview with Christophe Leparc).Of note in this year’s programme is the 29th edition of the Development Aid Scholarship, which has supported 97 feature film projects since 1991. This year, the 15 selected fiction projects will be presented by their directors and producers to a jury of four professionals headed by Jacques Bidou
) who will be supported by Alexandra Speciale from Italy (consultant for the Venice Film Festival where she also directs the Work-in-Progress Final Cut), Marion Tharaud
(Haut et Court
) and international salesman Hedi Zardi (Luxbox
). Two Development Aid Scholarships will be awarded, with support from the Cnc
and the Occitanie
/Pyrénées Mediterranean region,...