Resources for European Funding and Information on the European Audiovisual Industry


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Cineuropa Cineuropa is the first European portal dedicated to cinema and audiovisual in 4 languages. With daily news, interviews, data bases, in-depth investigations into the audiovisual industry, Cineuropa aims at promoting the European film industry throughout the world.
Education, Audiovisual and Culture Exectutive Agency (EACEA)​

Funding for projects and activities including international exchanges in the fields of education, training, youth and sport.
Erasmus+ The Erasmus+ programme aims to boost skills and employability, as well as modernising Education, Training, and Youth work. Leargas
EU Commission Representation in Ireland The European Commission Representation in Ireland is part of the Commission’s network of representations throughout the Member States of the European Union.
Eurimages Eurimages is the cultural support fund of the Council of Europe. Established in 1989, it currently numbers 36 of the 47 member states of the Strasbourg-based Organisation. Eurimages promotes the European audiovisual industry by providing financial support to feature films, animations and documentaries produced in Europe. In doing so, it encourages co-operation between professionals established in different European countries.E  
European Audiovisual Observatory

The European Audiovisual Observatory is part of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. It is a public service organisation created in 1992 in order to collect and distribute information about the audiovisual industries in Europe.

The Observatory provides information on the various audiovisual markets in Europe and their financing. It also analyses and reports on the legal issues affecting the different sectors of the audiovisual industry.
European Film Promotion European Film Promotion (EFP) is the only existing international network of organisations promoting and marketing European cinema worldwide.
Horizon 2020 Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market. Irish Research Council
MEDIA Salles Media Salles promotes the European cinema and its circulation at theatrical level.
MEDIA is the brand name for a dynamic team combining expertise in the audiovisual sector with knowhow in showcasing the best Europe has to offer in this field via the 'umbrella' stands of the European Commission's Creative Europe MEDIA programme at key international programme and content markets, including MIPCOM, MIPTV, the European Film Market/Berlinale and the Marche du Film/Festival de Cannes.