BERLINALE 2018 – SPECIAL PITCH AWARD and new coco director
Berlinale-News: Today the new director of coco Marjorie Bendeck introduced herself at the traditional East European Brunch. And together with Bernd Buder and Andreas Stein they thanked the previous director Rebekka Garrido: “Over the past three years, she has played a decisive role in boosting and reshaping the profile of coco with her commitment”. The whole team will miss her!
Also Marjorie Bendeck and Bernd Buder awarded the “Special Pitch Award” to Polish director-screenwriter Anna Jadowska. This prize enables Jadowska to pitch her new project at Connecting Cottbus 2018 (8th-9th of November 2018, the 20th edition of the market). Congratulation & thanks to everyone for another fantastic brunch!
further infos: http://www.filmfestivalcottbus.de/en/