STRASBOURG: Council of Europe's Eurimages Fund distributed 3,786,026 EUR to 20 projects including eight CEE projects.
The list includes 17 feature films, two documentaries and one animated film, and it was decided at the149th meeting of the Board of Management of Eurimages held in Italy from 12 to 15 December 2017.
A total of 230,453 EUR was also allotted to 14 distributors in the framework of the Distribution Support Programme.
The Board of Management of the Council of Europe's Eurimages Fund also adopted the 2018 budget of the promotion programme for a total amount of 590,000 EUR.
The following CEE projects received Eurimages coproduction support:
Let There Be Light (Slovak Republic, Czech Republic)Directed by Marko Skop (Slovak Republic) - 120,000 EURProduced by Artileria s.r.o. Coproduced by Negativ s.r.o
Pari (Greece, France, Bulgaria, Netherlands)Directed by Siamak Etemadi (Greece) – 170,000 EURProduced by Karnavas-Kontovrakis (Heretic Production)Coproduced by Le Bureau Films, Chouchkov Brothers, Topkapi Films Bv
Saf (Turkey, Germany, Romania)Directed by Ali Vatansever (Turkey) – 90,000 EURProduced by Terminal FilmCoproduced by 2 Pilots Filmproduction, 4ProofFilm
How Things Fall (Italy, Slovenia)Directed by Katja Colja – 210,000 EURProduced by Minimum Fax Media SRLCoproduced by Casablanca d.o.o.
Spiral (Hungary, Romania)Directed by Cecília Felméri – 207,000 EURProduced by Spiral Film Kft/Inforg- M&M Film KftCoproduced by Hai-Hui Entertainment
My Unknown Soldier (Latvia, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic) DocumentaryDirected by Anna Kryvenko – 37,000 EURProduced by Baltic Pine FilmsCoproduced by Michal Kracmer Bc, Wandal Production s.r.o.
The Fugue (Poland, Czech Republic, Sweden)Directed by Agnieszka Smoczynska – 116,897 EURProduced by MD4 Sp. z o.oCoproduced by Axman Production, Commonground Pictures
I Am Frank (Slovenia, Serbia)Directed by Metod Pevec – 200,000 EURProduced by VertigoCoproduced by Backroom Production/Small Moves Ltd