- The English edition of the 2021 Storylines Lab will be held online from May 22nd through June 14th
- The lab will be facilitated by Jessie Keyt, Christian Routh, Jeannie Donohe and Lena Rudnick
- 18 filmmakers from around the world have been selected to participate in the lab
May 15th, 2021
Cine Qua Non Lab is pleased to announce the participants selected for the English edition of its 2021 Storylines Lab.
Storylines is a lab designed for narrative feature film projects from early concept to treatment stage. The lab aims to give independent filmmakers from around the world the opportunity to work intensively on the creative development of their projects in an environment structured to foster professional collaboration and high-quality project development.
Storylines will be held online from May 22nd through June 14th. The lab will be facilitated by Jessie Keyt, Christian Routh, Jeannie Donohe and Lena Rudnick.
The 18 participants in the English edition of the 2021 Storylines Lab come from Brazil, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, India, Lebanon, Mexico, the Philippines, Tanzania and the United States of America, and were selected based on the quality, freshness and originality of their projects. Below is the list of the participants and their projects:
(Facilitators: Jeannie Donohe & Lena Rudnick)
Esther Hafner (Germany) — One
Issis Valenzuela (Brazil) — Hater
Jemima Rohekar (India) — Together
Joanne Mony Park (USA) — Koreatown
Kaisa El Ramly (Finland) — An Unusual Anniversary
Sean Joseph Salazar Jourdan (USA) — Mesa Verde
(Facilitator: Jessie Keyt)
Chloe Lenihan (USA) — Metanoia
Ekwa Msangi (Tanzania/USA) — Untitled Zanzibar Carmen Project
Ísold Uggadóttir (Iceland) — The Magma Beneath
Matt Kenchington (USA) — Calming Signals
Nicole Vanden Broeck (Mexico/France) — The Sound of Fireworks
Valerie Castillo Martinez (USA/Philippines) — En Route
(Facilitator: Christian Routh)
Alexandra «Alle» Hsu (USA) — Untitled Zhang Youyi Feature Film
Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt (USA) — Consummation
Charlotte Rabate (France) —Untitled Maya Project
Chloe Sarbib (USA/France) — Calvados
Dania Bdeir (Lebanon) — Pigeon Wars
Juhi Shekhar (India) — Bewakoof!