Creative Europe (2014-2020)
Creative Europe builds on the experience and success of the Culture and MEDIA programs, which have supported the cultural and audiovisual sectors for more than 20 years. The new program has three main programs, wich will provide a boost for the cultural and creative sectors. Beside the Culture sub-program especially the MEDIA sub-program will provide funding for the cinema and audiovisual sector. A new cross-sectoral strand will support policy cooperation, transversal measures and the new financial guarantee facility, which will be operational from 2016.

Creative Europe MEDIA program includes:
– education and training
– production
– rental and sales
– promotion (access to markets and festivals)
– co-operations between European film makers

For further information about individual support programs, please visit Creative Europe Desk.

Creative Europe Desk – Germany
Christiane Siemen
Friedensallee 14-16
22765 Hamburg
T: +49 40 390 65 85 / 040 390 86 67
F: +49 40 390 86 32

EURIMAGES – European Cinema Support Fund
The European Film Fund EURIMAGES launched by the Council of Europe supports the productions of feature films as well as documentary films and animated films which are planed as co-productions for theatrical release between at least two EU Member States. Similarly, a distribution funding is possible for European cinema releases in case this is not already covered by a MEDIA support.
For Information about this program, please visit

The counseling for EURIMAGE in Germany is run by FFA. For advice and information please contact:

FFA Filmförderungsanstalt
Petra Kashmiry
Große Präsidentenstraße 9
10178 Berlin
T: +49 30 27 577 422
F: +49 30 27 577 444

Submit applications to:

Conseil de l´Europe
Palais de L´Europe
Avenue de l´Europe
67075 Strasbourg CEDEX
T: +33 3 88 41 26 40
F: +33 3 88 41 27 60