Crossing Europe Festival TV

live on Dorf TV
25th, 26th, 28th and 29th of April, 2012

kino5 will be hosting a video journalism workshop and producing daily TV shows for Dorf TV covering the Crossing Europe Film Festival in Linz, together with 12 young Austrian and international video journalists. The shows will also be online on

CROSSING EUROPE Film Festival Linz is Austria’s second largest international film festival. Since 2004, CROSSING EUROPE has devoted its programme to idiosyncratic, contemporary and socio-political auteur cinema from Europe. Over the six days of the festival, CROSSING EUROPE offers international film and press representatives and guests of the film industry (nearly 700 accredited festival participants) and the local cinema audience a programme with approximately 150 outstanding, hand-picked films, documentaries and short films.

DORF TV is a user generated TV station in Linz that will be broadcasting the pre-recorded material and the live shows that we will create together. Production facilities as well as equipment will be provided by the University for Art and Industrial Design Linz.

This project is organised by kino5 – platform for independent filmmakers, member of NisiMasa – European network of young cinema, in cooperation with Art University Linz – Institute of Media Studies , ÖH University of Art Linz and CROSSING EUROPE.