Funding for film production

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Funding details

Region :


Production stage(s) :


Type of financial support :

Conditionally repayable contribution

Expected local effect :


Allocation decision process :


Beneficiaries :


Film genre :

Animation, Short film, Long feature film (documentary), Long feature film (fiction)

Maximum amount of financial assistance :

1 000 000 € max.

Submission schedule :

3 calls per year

Eligibility requirements :

The producer must contribute at least 5% of the eligible expenditure through their investment, or in the case of an international production 5% of the German financing. The first broadcast must occur in a Baden-Württemberg movie theatre if the Land is the biggest public financer.

A prerequisite for funding is the voluntary commitment to comply with the criteria “Ecological Minimum Standards for German Cinema, TV and Online/VoD Productions” in the version current at the respective submission date, which is available for download on the MFG homepage.

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