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 EURDirected by Ulrich SeidlProduced by Ulrich Seidl FilmproduktionCoproduced 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 EURDirected by Florence MiailheAnimated filmProduced by Les films de l’arlequinCoproduced 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 EURDirected by Kaspar MunkProduced by Good Company Films/Yellow Bird Entertainment AB/ NevisionCoproduced 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 EURDirected by Igor VoloshinProduced by Furia FilmCoproduced by Gate Llc8Head Productions s.r.o.
Lady Winsley (France, Turkey, Belgium)Directed by Hiner Saleem