22 projects taking part in the 17th Francophone Co-production Meetings

08/10/2021 – The new edition of the event, which will give pride of place to Lebanon, will unspool in Brussels from 10-12 November Director Joël Karekezi, whose project Captain Mbaye has been selected After having been postponed in 2020 because of the health crisis, the 17th Francophone Co-production Meetings (RCF) will finally take place in … Read more

Snot and Splash snags the Eurimages Co-production Development Award at the Cinekid Junior Co-production Market

25/10/2019 – Prizes were handed out to several projects selected for this year’s Junior Co-production Market, including Teemu Nikki’s exciting venture into children’s entertainment Producer Jani Poso (second from left) holding the Eurimages Co-production Development Award for Snot and Splash The Eurimages Co-production Development Award, €20,000 and the title of the Best Film Project presented … Read more

2019 Eurimages Co-production Development Awards

The last Eurimages Co-production Development Award of 2019 was given at the close of the Baltic Event Co-production market in Tallinn to the project The Great Match by Filip Syczynski which will be produced by Anna Rozalska and Aleksandra Aleksander from the Polish company Match & Spark. The jury which was convinced unanimously by this … Read more

Cartoon Digital asks: “What are the new distribution and co-production opportunities for animation producers?”

CARTOON 2021 Cartoon Digital by Davide Abbatescianni 31/05/2021 – Gaumont’s Karen Vermeulen and Sola Media’s Solveig Langeland shared their takes on the topic during a panel hosted by the online event A screen grab from the panel Just as multi-channel and satellite players changed the TV landscape, the new digital platforms and other newcomers are … Read more

In focus: Co-production in Canada | Promotion

Each year, according to Telefilm Canada, more than 60 films with a total production cost of around $362m (c$500m) are made as official co-productions between Canada and another country. That is made possible by the co-production treaties Canada has — and that Telefilm administers — with nearly 60 countries, including the UK, France, Germany, Ireland, Australia, … Read more

Annemarie Jacir wins the Eurimages Award at the Berlinale Co-Production Market

03/03/2021 – BERLINALE 2021: The Palestinian director will be supported for The Oblivion Theory while the other two prizes were handed to upcoming projects from Marcelo Martinessi and Isabel Sandoval The winners of the Eurimages Co-production Development Award The 18th edition of the Berlinale Co-Production Market has handed out its awards during a quick ceremony … Read more

‘The Foreigner’: anatomy of a successful UK-China co-production | Features

When Wayne Marc Godfrey established London-based financing and production outfit The Fyzz Facility with Robert Jones in 2007, a book he’d read as a child, Stephen Leather’s The Chinaman, came to mind as a perfect property to adapt. “I had no attention span as a kid, but my dad was a huge Stephen Leather fan … Read more


Lina Vdovii – Radu Ciorniciuc Last night at the awards ceremony which closed the Sarajevo Film Festival, the project FORGET THE OCEAN, WHY NOT TRY SURFING THESE INSANE RIVER WAVES by Marko Grba Singh, to be produced by the Serbian company Non-Aligned Films, won the €20,000 Eurimages Co-production Development Award presented at the CineLink Co-Production … Read more

The co-production of European works of fiction comes under discussion at Series Mania

01/09/2021 – ZDF, X Filme Creative Pool, ITV Studios and the European Producers Club analyse the relatively low incidence of co-productions and potential ways of improving the situation (from left to right): Alexandra Lebret (European Producers Club), Simone Emmelius (ZDF) and Michael Polle (TV – X Filme Creative Pool) during the debate (© Marc Vidal/Séries … Read more