Dear Storytellers, we are thrilled to be back! Save the date – submission opens on Wednesday, 8 March 2023.

But before that, you are welcome to read more about the new rules applicable for the upcoming edition.

Kids Kino Lab 2023 – new rules:

  • The programme will focus on Polish live-action and animated film projects
  • The workshop sessions will be held in Warsaw
  • The development of the projects will be supervised by Philip LaZebnik, , who has been associated with Kids Kino Lab since its first edition
  • The call is open for the projects which are at the beginning of the writing process (the concept of the story) or at an early development stage
  • The requirement of a producer is not mandatory. You can apply to the programme independently or in teams of two

Kids Kino Lab is for if you want to:

  • Develop your idea under the guidance of an internationally renowned screenwriter and consultant
  • Find additional motivation to work (predetermined deadlines for subsequent sessions impose discipline)
  • Confront your idea with a group of other creators and expand your network of contacts
  • Take part in a workshop that will get you out of a creative rut
  • Go international with your ideas and present your project in front of the international industry.

Documents required for the application procces:

  • Project description (max. 4 pages)
  • Short bio (max. half page)
  • Motivation letter (max. 1 page)

More information will appear on along with the announcement of the call next week.

Get ready to develop your story!