Cinema Networks



Call number:



28 May 2020, 12:00PM

The call was published on

19 Sep 2019

What does this funding support?

A network of cinemas that aim to boost the programming of European films with a special emphasis on non-national European titles.

The following overview is intended for guidance only. General information and specific guidelines can be found on the website of the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), which manages Creative Europe.

Who is this funding for?

The Europa Cinemas network is currently supported through this scheme, bringing together 1,130 cinemas in 34 countries.

Their activities also include an annual networking conferenceinnovation labs and the Europa Cinemas Label award.

How much can you apply for?

One beneficariy is awarded €10.9 million through this scheme.

For members of the network, grants are awarded in increments ranging from a maximum of €15,500 for one screen, to €73,00 for 30 screens or more.

How can you apply?

If you run a UK cinema and would like to become part of the network you can apply for membership through the Europa Cinemas website.  

The next application period is 1 July - 15 September 2020, for entry into the network as of 1 January 2021.

The deadline for applications 15 September 2020. Applications will be examined by the Europa Cinemas Validation Committee in October 2020.