match contemporary stories with filmmakers

Bringing together Literature and Film Industry


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For this first edition, the Matching Stories and Film at the Matchmaking forum in Pula will offer in cooperation with the book fair "Sanjam knjige" to publishers and publishing houses a dedicated area within the Matchmaking forum, that with this event renew its vocation to foster the development and production of international and European projects across a range of audio-visual forms.


A public pitch presentation done by each publisher will be organized the first day and during the two following days, one-to-one meetings between those publishers and producers will be set up thus allowing them to foster long relationships and of course to make deals around the adaptations of novels, drama, children, short story, comic, graphic novel, essay, biography.

A brochure gathering the publishers and their new titles, as well as their catalogue, will be sent to all registered producers beforehand.

This event is giving the publishers and the producers a unique opportunity of getting to know each other and thus to build a long-term relationship.