Next Step further guides directors by giving them the opportunity to participate in two residencies, one at Moulin d'Andé and one at the POP UP Film lab, to continue writing the scripts of their feature film.
|Sam Kuhn has taken part in a month-long residency at the Moulin d’Andé-Céci, during which one director will have three sessions with a screenwriter.|
|Oliver Adam Kusio has participated in a 3 week-long residency at the Pop Up Film Residency in Bratislava, in Slovakia, supervised by Matthieu Darras and Nadja Dumouchel.|
Next Step Prize
Furthermore, one of the 9 projects will receive the Next Step Prize, which entails a 5,000 € and an invitation for the director to the Cannes festival in May 2020, where he/she will receive the prize.
In 2019, the first Next Step priaze has been given to:
|Mikko Myllylahti pour son projet The Woodcutter Story.|