Zoltan Kamondi's TheArchbishop's Visit has received Euros 430,000 in funding from support bodyEurimages.

The film is a Hungarian, Italian andRomanian co-production between Honeymood Films/Focus Film, Gam Film and MediaPro Pictures. Its full budget runs to $4.4m.

Set construction is already underway inRomania with principal photography scheduled to start in November and tocontinue until the end of spring 2OO5 depending on the casting of the leadingactress.