Help

Esko Rips

Esko Rips

Participant

Mini EAVE project: Secret Society of the Souptown
EAVE on Demand Tallinn 2014
EAVE PRODUCERS WORKSHOP 2014

Company details

Position Producer/CEO
Company NAFTA Films
Website www.nafta.ee

Video


Founder member and CEO Esko Rips (1981) of Nafta Films has produced most of Nafta Films\’ features, TV-series and commercials. He is a proven leader of a proven team of thirdteen young professionals, who have made a strongest mark on Estonian film production market to date. Before his current MA studies at the Estonian Film & Media School, he studied management and social sciences at the University of Tartu. He has gone through considerable extra curricular studies, workshops etc. Amongst others the Media Business School\‘s post-graduate program \“Mega Plus\”.

Filmography
(producer)
2014 Scientific documentary \“Stop Your Friends\”
2014 Short film \“Condolences\”
2013 Short film \“Olga\”
2012 Feature film (co-producer) \“Left Foot Friday\”
2011 TV-Series “IT Planet”
2010 Short film \“Näkilugu\”
2009 Short film \“Light Out\”
2009 Short film \“True Colours\”
2009 Scientific documentary „Formula of Fire\”
2008 Short film (co-producer) \“Black Peter\”
2007 Scientific documentary \“Why Did it Happen to Us?\”

IN PREPRODUCTION: \“Secret Society of the Souptown\”

WHAT HAPPENS IF ADULTS BECOME CHILDREN AGAIN?
Secret Society of Souptown needs to save adults of their home town Tartu, which is under attack by a mysterious poison that has powers to turn adults back to children.

Original Title: Supilinna salaselts
Genre: Children\‘s live action adventure film
Lenght: 90 min
Original source: Arri Alexa

Producer: Esko Rips
Co-Producer:  Mikko Tenhunen - Lookout Films - FIN
Executive Producer: Diana Mikita
Director: Margus Paju
Screenwriters: Mihkel Ulman EST, Christian Gamst Miller-Harris DK, Mika Keränen FIN (Best Estonian Children\‘s Book of the Year 2010)

Production budget: 1,3 million €
Source: Estonian Film Institute & Estonian Cultural Endowment & the City of Tartu & Finland (SES) & YLE

Number of days of shooting: 45
Planned premier: 2015


Donate to the EAVE Alan Fountain International Scholarship Fund

A scholarship has been set up to honour the memory of Alan Fountain, former Head of Studies and President of EAVE, who passed away on March 3. Its goal is to enable one producer from outside the EU to participate in all three sessions of the EAVE Producers Workshop each year.

© 2019 EAVE, 238c, rue de Luxembourg, 8077 Bertrange, Luxembourg Tel: +352 44 52 10 1 Fax: ++352 44 52 10 70 eave@eave.org | By using this site you accept our terms of use, including our use of cookies. Please see our privacy policy
Web design by MID

Creative Europe Film Fund Luxembourg MDM CNC Telefilm Canada Doha Film Institute Film Center Serbia Filmlab Palestine