M:Brane Pitching Forum 2023

Deadline | Event Dates (period)
14/03/2023 - 16/03/2023
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Event Description

  • M:brane is a unique meeting place with focus solely on projects aimed at a young audience, age 3-18 years. Cinema, tv, documentaries, interactive, VR, immersive storytelling.
  • M:brane is a strictly B2B platform for producers with high visions, financiers, buyers, distributors and sales agents plus a number of professional observers, where they get an exclusive introduction to creative and highly innovative projects at an early stage.
  • Around 220 professionals from over 20 countries meets during three intensive days in a warm and friendly atmosphere in Malmö. 

2023 Event Coverage

Official Selection:

Main Pitch
Anna’s World – a documentary series for children, Las Belgas, Belgium / TV-series for 6-10 yrs
AVATAR LOVERS, Toolbox Film ApS, Denmark / TV-series for 10-14 yrs
BFF, ART SHOT, Lithuania / TV-series for 5-8 yrs
BLOCK 5, A Atalanta d.o.o., HR,CZ,RS,SI / Film for 9-12
Bug City, Klipp og Lim, Norway / TV-series for 13-25 yrs Focus Norway
GameGirl, 8Heads Productions, Czech Republic / Film for 9-14 yrs
Ghoul Friends, BOMBITO PRODUCTIONS LTD, United Kingdom / TV-series for 16-35 yrs (selected in collaboration with Kids Kino Industry)
JUKLI, eitelsonnenschein GmbH, Germany / Film for 6-99 yrs (selected in collaboration with Akademie for Kindermedien)
KOSCHKA, Blinker Filmproduktion GmbH, Germany / Film for 5-10 yrs
Land of Lost Laundry, Filmbin AS, Norway / Film for 7-9 yrs Focus Norway
Lula’s Gift from the Ocean, 1000 hugs films, South Africa / Multiplatform for 4-6 yrs (selected in collaboration with Nelson Mandela Children’s Film Festival)
Markus Will Win, Asta Film ApS, Denmark / TV-series for 8-9 yrs
Secrets of the Great Bog, Air Productions, Latvia / Film for 9-12 yrs
Stormchasers, Frame Films, Czech Republic / Film for 14-18 yrs
Princesses?, Boutique Filmes, Brazil / Film for 6-10 yrs (selected in collaboration with mif.Kids)
Puck, BCD Film AB, Sweden / Multiplatform for 3-6 yrs
Tiger and Bear, Wolkenlenker, Germany / Tv-series for 4-6 yrs
The Unreal World of Alda, Kykmyndir, Faroe Islands / TV-series for 6-11 yrs
URSA – the polar bear, Fabelaktiv AS, Norway / TV-series for 2-5 yrs Focus Norway

Work in Progress -part of Main Pitch

Anna LOL, Mojo Raiser Production, KIB Kultivators, Latvia / Film for 16-23 yrs
Apple Hills, Nice Ninja, Denmark / TV-series for 6-9 yrs
MY AMAZING TRANSITION, GotFat Productions, Denmark / TV-series for 10-14 yrs

REALYOUNG Pitch - part of Main Pitch

IMAGINARY YOUTH, MANIFEST FILM, Romania / TV-series for 16-18 yrs 
With Grace, Differ Media, Norway, Kenya  / Shorter format for 8-12 yrs Focus Norway

REALYOUNG Development

Animal Tails, Smallville films, Norway / Film for 9-12 yrs Focus Norway
Finding Home, Iliade et Films, France, Bulgaria, USA / TV-series for 12-99 yrs
Government of Children, Studioset, Romania / multiplatform for 5-12

2022 Call for entries

M:brane will take place from 15 to 17 March 2022 in Malmö, Sweden. Through the years, the Pitching Events have led to the improvement of the quality of the projects and of storytelling for kids. The personal interaction is crucial to us – it’s about chemistry. As of 2022 it will possible to attend m:brane either online or onsight for our hybrid pitch forum, to create a more inclusive platform for participants.

M:brane is exclusively aimed at:

  • The production of films, TV/web-series, games, apps and cross + transmedia for children and youth up to the age of 18.
  • Feature films or series and multiplatform
  • Productions aimed at cinema and/or multiplatform
  • Special Focus on live action
  • All genres accepted
  • Co-productions from Europe
  • Professional production companies

Basic information:

  • When applying, the project must have finalized at least 10% of the financing. This financing shall be presented with at least a signed 'Letter of  Intent' from a financier with the granted sums defined.
  • The budget must be in currency of EURO and all documentation must be presented in English.
  • A maximum and all documentation must be presented in of two projects per company can be entered.
  • Producers can apply without a director attached.   

 The deadline is December 2, 2021



Event Dates

  • From 14/03/2023 to 16/03/2023



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