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Work in Progress is a section for feature films currently in production or in post-production. 15-18 projects are selected annually, and will present their films to an audience of festival programmers, sales agents, distributors and other film professionals. Here Eva Åkergren presenting Diorama by Tuva Novotny. (Photo: Grethe Nygaard)

The Call for submissions will be published in April 2024

Work in Progress is a section for feature films currently in production or in post-production. 

Submit your film here: CALL FOR WIP

Eligible applicants

  • All production companies who are based in the Nordic countries or co-producing with the Nordic countries are eligible to apply.

Project criteria:

  • Full-length feature film
  • Suitable for international circulation
  • In post-production or currently shooting
  • Produced or co-produced in a Nordic country

Project submission must contain:

  • Completed online submission form 
  • Treatment or synopsis of the film
  • Link to film clips
  • Link to trailer/teaser (if available)

Selected WIP-projects will receive: 

  • Opportunity to present your film amongst leading industry figures and fellow filmmakers
  • Description of the film and the filmmakers in New Nordic Films' catalogue and website
  • Exclusive one-on-one meetings with sales agents, distributors and festivals
  • 2 nights accommodation during New Nordic Films for producer or director 
  • Free festival and market accreditation for producer and director
  • Access to all social events and gatherings