GRANTS: Eurimages Supports 16 Films


STRASBOURG: Four animation films and one documentary were among the 16 films receiving support from Eurimages, announced on 21 October 2019. A total of 4.8 m EUR was handed out following the 156th meeting of Eurimages, which took place 13 – 16 October.

Romanian animation director Anca Damian and Georgian documentary director Salome Jashi were the only CEE directors to receive funding. One coproduction from Poland and one coproduction from Slovenia were also awarded funds.

The Siren (France, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium) Animation
Directed by Sepideh Farsi                                           

Titane (France, Belgium)
Directed by Julia Ducournau

Wolf (Ireland, Poland)
Directed by Nathalie Biancheri
Coproduced by Lava Films
Supported by the Polish Film Institute

A Chiara (Italy, France)
Directed by Jonas Carpignano

The Albanian Virgin (Germany, Belgium)
Directed by Bujar Alimani

Titina (Norway, Belgium) Animation
Directed by Kajsa Næss                                              

The Island (Romania, France, Belgium) Animation
Directed by Anca Damian                                            
Produced by Aparte Film

Holy Emy (Greece, France)
Directed by Araceli Lemos

You Will Not Have My Hate (Germany, France)
Directed by Kilian Riedhof

Small Body (Italy, France, Slovenia)
Directed by Laura Samani
Coproduced by Vertigo
Supported by Slovenian Film Center

Trees Floating (Switzerland, Germany, Georgia) Documentary
Directed by Salomé Jashi                                
Produced by Microcosmos
Supported by Georgian National Film Center

Miss Marx (Italy, Belgium)
Directed by Susanna Nicchiarelli                                  

Apollo (France, Germany, Portugal)
Directed by Arab Nasser, Tarzan Nasser

Triangle of Sadness (Sweden, Germany, France)
Directed by Ruben Östlund

Tove (Finland, Sweden)
Directed by Zaida Bergroth

No Dogs or Italians Allowed (France, Belgium, Switzerland) Animation
Directed by Alain Ughetto