Master Classes

In the past 16 years we have held 37 Master Classes in 24 locations across Europe and in India. 

Our half-day, full-day and weekend Master Classes are for professionals and non-professionals

Participants at our classes represent a cross-section of career experience - from beginning to senior level.

If you are an industry professional - writer, commissioning editor, producer, media lawyer, film editor, student, funding executive, or simply have been thinking about developing skills as a screenwriter, our events will give you a very good understanding of structure, storytelling and character.

A unique experience for independent Filmmakers

Impressions from participants of our 2022 Digital MASTER CLASS SERIES
with award-winning producer David Puttnam: PRODUCING FOR SCREEN AND SOCIETY

Exhilarating! - Germany
Powerful! - North Macedonia
Inspiring! - Ireland
Rejuvenating! - Germany
Challenging! - Albania
Valuable! - Germany


A CALL FOR APPLICATIONS will be announced for this series.
Please check website for updates or register for our newsletter.


PRODUCING FOR SCREEN AND SOCIETY with award-winning Lord David Puttnam

Lord Puttnam‘s CREATIVE PRODUCING Digital Master Class Series is geared to developing creative resilience in every day producing matters for early and mid-level experienced producers.

David Puttnam is the recipient of 10 Academy Awards, 25 BAFTAs among other awards. In 2012 he founded Atticus Education, one of the first digital education firms providing master classes worldwide from his studio in Cork County, Ireland.

Topics include the power of identity, evolution and exploration of creativity, fact or fiction, builders and brokers, music and meaning, a case study of a Puttnam produced film from inception to release, and interpreting the future, among others.

• 12 Applicants will be selected combining early, mid-level and senior experienced producers.
• Creative Producing Series comprises six sessions
   • 6 sessions - 5 digital and 1 “live“ session - location to be announced.
   • Dates: Series is scheduled from mid-October - late November and will run for six sessions over 6 weeks. Classes are 2hrs. in length.

• Fees: To be announced
Travel to live session is not included; food and lodging is included.

• Submission Deadline: To be announced

Bank Information
eQuinoxe Europe e.V.
GLS Bank

IBAN: DE35 4306 0967 1119 1308 01

• We recommend you contact your local, regional or national film funding organization for bursary support information.

The classes will be held in English language. Good communication skills in English are a prerequisite in order to take full advantage of the sessions. The application must be filled out, downloaded and signed by applicant.


From 2004-2023

eQuinoxe Europe Master Classes and Workshops held in 11 countries


  • Perth, Western Australia


  • Mittersill, Austria
  • Vienna, Austria


  • Zagreb, Croatia


  • Berlin, Germany
  • Cologne, Germany
  • Elmau, Germany
  • Essen, Germany
  • Freiburg, Germany
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • Heidelberg, Germany
  • Ising, Germany
  • Klais, Germany
  • Lindau, Germany
  • Ludwigsburg, Germany
  • Mannheim, Germany
  • Munich, Germany
  • Murnau, Germany
  • Stuttgart, Germany


  • Budapest, Hungary


  • Mumbai, India


  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Galway, Ireland


  • Balestrand, Western Norway
  • Bergen, Western Norway


  • Lisbon, Portugal


  • Barcelona, Spain


  • Zurich, Switzerland