International Co-Production Funds



What does this funding support?

The operation of international co-production funds - including the provision of financial support for the following projects:

  • Production of feature films, animations and documentaries, of a minimum length of 60 minutes, intended for cinema release
  • Implementation of a concrete distribution strategy to improve the circulation of the supported works

Take a look at the results from the previous call in 2015. 

Who is this funding for?

Applicants must:

  • Be established in one of the countries participating in the MEDIA sub-programme and be majority owned by nationals from those countries
  • Have a co-production fund that has been legally constituted and active for at least 12 months, having as its main activity the support of international co-productions

How much can you apply for?

Applicants can apply for a grant of up to €400,000 (maximum of 80% of the total project budget).

How can you apply?

This scheme is currently closed and will be re-opening later in the year.

Creative Europe Desk UK offers free advice and support for Creative Europe applicants from the UK. Please get in touch if you are thinking of applying.

New applicants must first obtain a Participant Identification Code (PIC) by registering for an ECAS account and enter company information into the Participant Portal. Please visit our FAQs page for further instructions.

How will my application be assessed?

Applications from across Europe are assessed centrally by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEAwith assistance from industry experts working in a relevant field.

The Experts Evaluation Guide from the previous call offers a breakdown of how points are awarded.