Project development / Children's film

Kids Kino.Lab

(formerly Kids Film.Pro)

Kids Kino.Lab is an international development programme for film and series for young audiences. It is dedicated to scriptwriters and producers who are interested in developing their film or series (live action, animation or documentary) from a concept to a highly advanced script stage and initial production assumptions.

Dates: 18-29 January 2021, online, hosted by the JEF Festival, Antwerp, Belgium
            15-31 March 2021, online, hosted by the Film Centre of Montenegro
            31 May - 11 June 2021, Zlin Film Festival, Zlin, Czechia
            25-30 September 2021, Kids Kino Industry, Warsaw, Poland

Call for submissions for 2022: 15 October 2021

The goal of this programme is to support ambitious projects for children, based on the highest artistic and production standards of European cinema. Kids Kino.Lab works with 12 teams (scriptwriter and producer) on participants’ projects. We develop the script from short synopsis to the second draft of script together with production basics (estimated budget, financing and promotion plan).

Target groupProducers, Scriptwriters
1600 Fee is per team or producer and scriptwriter.