Delegates include the German Federal Film Fund, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and FFF Bayern.
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“As long as he’s running the fund I will not ever apply to them,” said one producer.
Miko Revereza’s ’Nowhere Near’ wins pitching event.
Online services such as Netflix and Amazon will be asked to invest 4% of their annual turnover in local Swiss production.
Line-up includes new titles from Yosep Anggi Noen, Hussein Hassan, Ash Mayfair and Hu Jia.
Titles include Catherine Linstrum’s ’This Earth Is Not Our Home’.
The Fund has awarded production and distribution funding of €386,400 to 13 films.
Producer Loran Dunn to oversee new initiative.
Films from Chile, Lebanon, China and South America selected.
The event was attended by 25 NFTS Producing alumni.
The films will be made by all-female lead creators.
Andrew Legge’s feature debut and Phillyda Lloyd’s ’Herself’ also receive production awards.
12 titles for script and development; two titles on the co-production scheme.
Titles include Antonia Campbell-Hughes’ ’It Is In Us All’.
The fund ‘aims to reduce gender disparity in the film industry’.
Speculation is mounting as to who might succeed Boonekamp as head of the Fund.
A total of 31 projects from 28 countries have received DFI support, including two Yemeni films for the first time.
The €300,000 script initiative will help support female Swedish screenwriters to develop bigger-budget feature films budgeted over €3m.
The shooting incentive will offer a 30% rebate on qualifying spend in India.