LIM2020 Call for Projects is open


Call for Projects for LIM2020 is now closed!

16 filmmakers selected each year from all over the world wanting to develop a feature film project within a limited budget frame: LIM is welcoming writers / directors with a first, second or third feature project, as well as artists coming from theatre, documentary and visual arts, who apply with a project at an early stage of development.

LIM programme includes three one-week residential workshops in three European countries between March and October 2020.


Here is the material needed to apply:

850 signs maximum – spaces included (= 10 lines)

Short treatment
15 000 signs maximum – spaces included (= 3 pages)

Director’s intention note stating your purpose, what kind of film do you have in mind, and tell us why do you want to develop this project now ?
5 000 signs maximum – spaces included (= 1 page)

Letter stating why and how you intend to shoot this film with a limited or very limited budget
(don’t tell us you won’t pay anybody… or your country is cheap anyway, we need a bit more substance)
5 000 signs maximum – spaces included (= 1 page)

Biography / Experience
850 signs maximum – spaces included (= 10 lines)

Filmography and/or other works
Maximum of 10 films + links to watch these 10 films

Link to one previous film/artwork the most representative of your writer/director touch

Tell Me (4 to 5 minutes maximum): in addition to the documents you are sending for your application, we would like you to send us what we call a “Tell Me” which is a short video of yourself pitching your project.

Supported by Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union, LIM is led by Le Groupe Ouest (France), developed with Control N (Romania), Vlaams Audiovisueel Fonds – VAF (Belgium), Krakow Festival Office – KBF (Poland), and the Transilvania International Film Festival – TIFF (Romania), in partnership with the Lithuanian Film Centre, the Norwegian Film Institute, the North Macedonian Film Agency, as well as as Brittany Region (France).