23-10-2015

CEE Films Receive Eurimages Funds

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Agnieszka Holland shooting Game Count Agnieszka Holland shooting Game Count photo: Robert Pałka

STRASBOURG: Three Polish coproductions were among the six films from CEE territories that will receive funding from Eurimages.

The Polish films include Agnieszka Holland’s Game Count and The Mute directed by Bartosz Konopka. Productions companies from Romania, Georgia and the Czech Republic are also receiving funds.

A total of 14 films received support amounting to 5,116,469 EUR in the latest round, which was announced on 22 October 2015.

The following films were awarded funding:

Aglumi
English title: Parade
Directed by Nino Zhvania (Georgia)
Feature film
Awarded: 110,000 EUR
Co-producers:
NEW GEORGIAN FILM (GE)
IBRUS (RU)

Ana, Mon Amour
Directed by Calin Peter Netzer (Romania, Germany)
Feature film
Awarded: 254,000 EUR
Co-producers:
PARADA FILM (RO)
AUGENSCHEIN FILMPRODUKTION
GMBT (DE)
SOPHIE DULAC PRODUCTIONS (FR)

Askeladden - I Dovregubbens hall
English title: The Ash Lad
Directed by Mikkel Sandemose (Norway, Czech Republic)
Feature film
Awarded: 480,000 EUR
Co-producers:
MAIPO FILM AS (NO)
SUBOTICA LIMITED (IE)
SIRENA FILM (CZ)

Grand Froid
Directed by Gérard Pautonnier (France, Poland)
Feature film
Awarded: 480,000 EUR
Co-producers:
ELZEVIR FILMS / BACTERY FILMS (FR)
LA COMPAGNIE CINEMATOGRAPHIQUE / PANACHE
PRODUCTIONS (BE)
LAVA FILMS Sp. z o.o. (PL)

Niemy
English title: The Mute
Directed by Bartosz Konopka (Poland)
Feature film
Awarded: 350,000 EUR
Co-producers:
OTTER FILMS (PL)
SAMSON FILMS Ltd (IE)

Pokot
English title: Game Count
Directed by Agnieszka Holland (Poland, France, Czech Republic)
Feature film
Awarded: 450,000 EUR
Co-producers:
TOR FILM PRODUCTION (PL)
HEIMATFILM GmbH + Co KG (DE)
NUTPRODUKCE (CZ)
THE CHIMNEY POT AB (SE)