Creative Gate
Development Centre of Creative Industries 

In collaboration with creative and service sector partners, 2018 will see a further development of Creative Gate, the international talent platform launched last year. With its initiatives Black Nights Stars, Black Catwalk, Music Meets Film, Baltic Preview, and various workshops and seminars, Creative Gate is a gateway to film and audiovisual industry, the central export marketing channel of which is the annual Industry@Tallinn, a part of Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.

The objective of the project is to help professionals from the fields related to the AV industry, including screenwriters, actors, production, costume and fashion designers, film music composers and performers, find their way to the international industry. New export opportunities will be facilitated by talent showcases, masterclasses and workshops, networking opportunities, meetings with international agents, etc.

The partners of the project are Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School of Tallinn University, ShortEst Estonian Short Film Centre, and Estonian Film Institute. The project is supported by the European Regional Development Fund in the amount of up to 300 000 Euros.