TBILISI: The Board of Management of the Council of Europe's Eurimages Fund distributed 3,188,000 EUR to 11 fiction and one documentary film project, including six projects from CEE countries, at its 153rd meeting held in Tbilisi from 10 to 13 December 2018.
In the framework of the Distribution Support Programme, 23 requests for payment submitted by 14 distributors will be fulfilled by an amount of 167,337 EUR. They include the distribution in Turkey for Mug by Malgorzata Szumowska and Touch Me Not by Adina Pintilie.
As Montenegro joins Eurimages on 1 January 2019, coproduction projects involving a producer from Montenegro can be submitted for examination at forthcoming meetings of the Fund’s Board of Management.
CEE Projects Supported by Eurimages:
In the Dusk (Lithuania, France, Latvia, Czech Republic, Serbia) - 250,000 EURDirected by Sharunas Bartas Produced by Studija Kinema Coproduced by Kinoelektron, Film Studio Mistrus Media, Sirena Film, Biberche Productions Ltd
The Encounter (Austria, Georgia) Documentary - 72,000 EURDirected by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna KharadzeProduced by Berg Hammer Film/Amour Fou Vienna GmbHCoproduced by 1991 Productions/Playground Produkcija
Heavens Above (Serbia, Germany, Macedonia, Croatia, Slovenia, Montenegro) - 320,000 EURDirected by Srdjan DragojevicProduced by DeliriumCoproduced by Maja.de.Fiction Gmbh, Sektor Film Dooel, Studio Dim, Forum Ljubljana, Montenegro Max Film
The Deer (Romania, Czech Republic) – 130,000 EURDirected by Bogdan George ApetriProduced by Fantascope/Correct Media/EarlybirdCoproduced by Cineart TV Prague
Quo Vadis, Aida? (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Romania, Austria, France, Norway, the Netherlands) – 455,000 EURDirected by Jasmila ZbanicProduced by Deblokada FilmCoproduced by Digital Cube, Coop99 Filmproduktion GMmbH, Indie Prod, Razor Film Produktion, Tordenfilm, N279 Entertainment BV
Power (Slovak Republic, Hungary, Czech Republic) - €150 000Directed by Matyas Prikler Produced by Mphilms Coproduced by Proton Cinema Kft, Negativ s.r.o.
Click HERE for the full list of supported projects.