Monday, 15. April
10:00 Uhr - Festivalzentrum
GOEAST MORNING SALON The film talks will take place in the Festival Centre in the presence of the filmmakers. Gaby Babić, Heleen Gerritsen, Andreas Heidenreich, Dominik Streib and Barbara Wurm will moderate the event.
In English language
TAKE ME SOMEWHERE NICE
THE RIDDLE OF JAAN NIEMAND
10:00 Uhr - Museum Wiesbaden
PROJECT MARKET PITCH - GOEAST DEVELOPMENT AWARD The participants of the East-West Talent Lab will present their 15 selected project ideas from the fields of short fiction and experimental film as well as short and feature-length documentaries to an audience and a three-member jury of experts. The young talents come from Bulgaria, Georgia, Kosovo, Poland, Republic of Moldova, Russia, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Hungary and Belarus. This year the respective pitch of five minutes, is followed by a direct feedback from the expert jury, which consists of Sabine Bubeck-Paaz (ZDF editor, ARTE Kultur und Musik, Germany), Andrea Kuhn (festival director of the Nuremberg International Human Rights Film Festival, Germany) and Sahand Zamani (Producer and Director, Germany/Iran). The best pitch wins the goEast Development Award, presented since 2014 and endowed with 3,500 euros, donated this year for the first time by Russian Standard Vodka. Another innovation is the Renovabis research grant of 3,500 euros, also awarded by the jury, for a documentary film project dealing with a human rights issue in 2019. The winners will be announced by the jury at the goEast award ceremony.Moderation: Andrea Wink10:00 – 13:00In English languagefree entrance
14:00 Uhr - Festivalzentrum
PANEL DISCUSSION: SURVIVALKIT FOR FILMMAKERS - RISK AND DANGERS Investigative film projects can put filmmakers in dangerous situations during shooting and research. With a thorough project preparation, however, legal, physical and other risks can be minimized. In this panel experienced producers and directors share their experiences and give practical tips.
Documentaryfilmmaker, Hungary (JUDGMENTINHUNGARY, HUNGARY 2018)
Producer, Germany (includingSONGFROMTHEFOREST, BORNINEVIN, FAITH, HOPE, LOVE)
Producer, long-timecomrade-in-armsofAleksandrRastorguev, Russia/Estonia (amongotherstheprocess: THESTATERUSSIAVSOLEGSENTSOV)
in English language
19:00 Uhr -
SCENIC READING: MOSCOW - PETUSHKI “Moscow-Petushki” – actor Ivan Shvedoff reads from Venedikt Yerofeyev’s classic on Wiesbaden’s funicular trainline.
22:00 Uhr - Festivalzentrum
GOEAST EVENING SALON The film talks will take place in the Festival Centre in the presence of the filmmakers. Gaby Babić, Heleen Gerritsen, Andreas Heidenreich, Dominik Streib and Barbara Wurm will moderate the event.
In English language
THE STONE SPEAKER