TV & Online Content 2021

Deadline: August 25th, 2021 - 4pm Irish time

AIMS

  • to strengthen the independence of European producers in relation to broadcasters and digital platforms, 
  • to enhance collaboration between operators - independent producers, broadcasters, digital platforms and sales agents, from different countries participating in the MEDIA Strand 
  • to produce high quality programming aimed at wide international distribution 

SUPPORT AVAILABLE FOR 

  • Fiction, Animation and Fiction projects involving the participation of at least two broadcasting companies (or VOD platforms) from two countries participating in the MEDIA Strand.
  • Broadcasters’ involvement must be supported by contracts or signed binding letters of commitment 

WHO CAN APPLY?

  • Independent European Production companies from countries participating in the MEDIA Strand. 

FUNDING AVAILABLE

  • A maximum of 15% of the eligible Production budget with maximum ceilings of €300,000 for Creative documentary and €500,00 for Fiction and Animation. 
    For Drama works:
    €1 million if eligible production budget is between €10-20 million.
    €2 million if eligible production budget is more than €20 million. 
  • A minimum of 40% of the financing of the total estimated production budget must be guaranteed from third party sources of finance
  • A minimum of 50% of the total estimated production financing must come from countries participating in the MEDIA Strand.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications for this call will be processed through the European Commission's Funding & Tender Opportunities Portal (F&TP) which can be found here.

There is detailed information on how to access the F&T Portal here

You can see further information on how to apply here