Established in 1999, connecting cottbus is one of the longest-standing co-production markets and one of the main markets for cinematic content from Eastern Europe.

Browse our archive below for more information on our previous editions, including press releases and lists of selected projects per year. For some recent alumni highlights, have a look at alumni highlights.

  • coco projects completed

    Please find below an overview of all coco projects realised so far, divided by sections: cocoPITCH (projects in development) and cocoWIP (works in progress).

    • cocoPITCH: projects completed

    • cocoWIP: projects completed

  • coco 2019

    The 21st edition of connecting cottbus ran from 6-8 November 2019.

    • Projects 2019

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    • Programme 2019

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    • Press release 4/2019: award winners

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    • Press release 3/2019: project selection

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    • Press release 2/2019: awards & open call

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    • Press release 1/2019: call for projects

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  • coco 2018

    The 20th edition of connecting cottbus ran from 8-9 November 2018.

    • Projects 2018

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    • Programme 2018

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    • Press release 6/2018: award winners

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    • Press release 5/2018: programme

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    • Press release 4/2018: project selection

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    • Press release 3/2018: awards & open call

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    • Press release 2/2018: call for projects

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    • Press release 1/2019: new coco director

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  • coco 2017

    The 19th edition of connecting cottbus ran from 9-10 November 2017.

    • Projects 2017

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    • Programme 2017

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    • Press release 6/2017: award winners

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    • Press release 5/2017: programme

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    • Press release 4/2017: wip selection

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    • Press release 3/2017: project selection

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    • Press release 2/2017: work in progress

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    • Press release 1/2017: call for projects

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  • coco 2016

    The 18th edition of connecting cottbus ran from 10-11 November 2016.

  • coco 2001 - 2015

    Project lists and framework programmes for all remaining editions.