Croatia Opens TV Grants Application for 2014


    ZAGREB: The Croatian Audiovisual Centre is accepting applications for script development and project development grants for TV productions through 7 March 2014.

    HAVC is allotting money for TV productions for the third time. The first grants were awarded in 2010 when 133,200 EUR/1,020,000 HRK was allotted for 12 scripts and six projects, representatives of HAVC told FNE. The second grants application opened in December 2013 with the results expected in spring 2014.

    The application is opened for dramatic productions (less than 50 minutes for individual works, and 50 minutes or longer for series), documentary series (no less than 25 minutes per episode), creative TV formats for children and youth (single or series with a total duration that cannot exceed 25 minutes), and animated works (single or series with a total duration that cannot exceed 24 minutes).

    Each genre has two subcategories: script development (3,265 EUR/25,000 HRK for a single work and 5,225 EUR/40,000 HRK for a series) and project development (13,063 EUR/100,000 HRK).