Congratulations to Cork Film Festival on their successful MEDIA Film Festivals funding award! Cork Film Festival 63rd edition is on from 9th -18th November 2018. This year, thirty-one Film Festivals from eigtheen countries received Creative Europe funding out of a total of 102 applications. The final selections consist of:
- 18 global film festivals
- 5 documentary festivals
- 4 short film festivals
- 3 animation festivals
- 1 festival dedicated to young audiences (KUKI Berlin).
Cork Film Festival is one of four festivals that have received funding for the first time including Gijón International Film Festival, Spain; Go Short International Short Festival, Netherlands; and Verzio International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Hungary.
The Film Festivals scheme supports festivals that programme a majority of European films from at least fifteen countries that participate in the MEDIA sub-programme. Festivals that invest in developing new audiences and increasing levels of film literacy through outreach activities receive higher points.
You can read the full set of Film Festival results here.