Four CEE Films Receive Eurimages Funding

The Cellar by Igor Voloshin The Cellar by Igor Voloshin

KRAKOW: Films produced or coproduced by Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary received support at the Board of Management of the Council of Europe's Eurimages Fund held in Krakow from 12 to 15 December 2016.

A total of 11 feature films, one documentary and one animated film received 3,843,000 EUR.

Also, in the framework of the Distribution Support Programme, the Board has decided to support 14 films from seven distributors with 126,746 EUR.

The following films received Eurimages support:

Wicked Games / Böse Spiele (Austria, Germany, France) 410,000 EUR
Directed by Ulrich Seidl
Produced by Ulrich Seidl Filmproduktion
Coproduced by Essential Filmproduktion, Société Parisienne de Production

Double Bind / Duelles (Belgium, France)
Directed by Olivier Masset-Depasse

Pinocchio (Italy, France)
Directed by Matteo Garrone

Memoirs from the Cell / Memorias del calabozo (Spain, France, Argentina, Uruguay)
Directed by Álvaro Brechner

Where Are You, João Gilberto? / Wo bist du, João Gilberto? (Switzerland, Germany, France)
Directed by Georges Gachot


About Endlessness / Om det oändliga (Sweden, Germany, France, Norway)
Directed by Roy Andersson

The Crossing / La Traversée (France, Germany, Czech Republic) 400,000 EUR
Directed by Florence Miailhe
Animated film
Produced by Les films de l’arlequin
Coproduced by Balance Film, Maur Film Ltd

Life Runs Over You / La vita ti arriva addosso (Italy, Iceland)
Directed by Paolo Sassanelli

Wild Witch / Vildheks (Denmark, Hungary, Norway) 232,000 EUR
Directed by Kaspar Munk
Produced by Good Company Films/Yellow Bird Entertainment AB/ Nevision
Coproduced by Proton Cinema Kft, Cinenord Kidstory As

Kings (France, Belgium)
Directed by Deniz Gamze Ergüven

Virgins (France, Israel, Belgium)
Directed by Keren Ben Rafael           

The Cellar / Pivnica (Slovakia, Russia, Czech Republic) 200,000 EUR
Directed by Igor Voloshin
Produced by Furia Film
Coproduced by Gate Llc
8Head Productions s.r.o.

Lady Winsley (France, Turkey, Belgium)
Directed by Hiner Saleem