SIXTH DISTRIBUTION SUPPORT SITTING IN 2015

GERMAN FILMS SUPPORTS FOREIGN THEATRICAL RELEASES OF GERMAN FILMS WITH 138,500 EUROS

In the sixth sitting of 2015, German Films' “Distribution Support” awards committee decided to support 20 foreign theatrical releases of German films. In total, 138,500 Euros were allocated.

The committee decided to support the following films: 

13 MINUTES in Columbia (Dist: Cine Columbia, World sales: Beta Cinema, Theatrical release: 05.11.2015)
13 MINUTES in Serbia (Dist: Blitz Film and Video, World sales: Beta Cinema, Theatrical release: 29.10.2015)
AS WE WERE DREAMING in France (Dist: Sophie Dulac Distribution, World Sales: The Match Factory, Theatrical release: 30.12.2015)
COCONUT THE LITTLE DRAGON in Estonia (Dist: Estinfilm, World Sales: Sola Media, Theatrical release: 01.01.2016)
COCONUT THE LITTLE DRAGON in Hungary (Dist: ADS Service, World Sales: Sola Media, Theatrical release: 05.11.2015)
THE CUT in Japan (Dist: Bitters End, World Sales: The Match Factory, Kinostart: 26.12.2015)
DIE DUNKLE SEITE DES MONDES in Switzerland (Dist: Filmcoopi Zürich, World Sales: Port au Prince Film & Kulturproduktion, Theatrical release: 21.01.2016)
THE MISPLACED WORLD in Denmark (Dist: Another World Entertainment, World Sales: Wild Bunch, Theatrical release: 26.11.2015)
OUR LAST TANGO in Argentinia (Dist: Distribution Company Sudamericana, World Sales: Wide House, Theatrical release: 03.12.2015)
PETTSON AND FINDUS in Bulgaria (Dist: ProFilms, World Sales: ARRI Media World Sales, Theatrical release: 25.12.2015)
PHOENIX in Australia (Dist: Madman Entertainment, World Sales: The Match Factory, Theatrical release: 03.12.2015)
PHOENIX in Columbia (Dist: Cine Colombia, World Sales: The Match Factory, Theatrical release: 29.10.2015)
RAVEN THE LITTLE RASCAL – THE BIG RACE in Turkey (Dist: Yeni Bir Film, World Sales: Sola Media, Theatrical release: 30.10.2015)
TO LIFE! in Argentina (Dist: IFA Cinema, World Sales: Global Screen, Theatrical release: 26.11.2015)
VICTORIA in Canada (Dist: Mongrel Media, World Sales: The Match Factory, Theatrical release: 30.10.2015)
VICTORIA in Denmark (Dist: Reel Pictures, World Sales: The Match Factory, Theatrical release: 03.12.2015)
VICTORIA in Sweden (Dist: TriArt Film, World sales: The Match Factory, Theatrical release: 23.10.2015
VICTORIA in the Ukraine (Dist: Arthouse Traffic, World Sales: The Match Factory, Theatrical release: 10.12.2015)
WACKEN 3D in Italy (Dist: Lucky Red, World Sales: Autlook Filmsales, Theatrical release: 24.11.2015
WACKEN 3D in Canada (Dist: Raven Banner Entertainment, Word Sales: Autlook Filmsales, Theatrical Release: 29.10.2015)

The dates for the next committee meeting and the application deadline will be published on the German Films website.

The "Distribution Support" funding program has existed since 2005 and supports the theatrical release of German films abroad. Subsidies are awarded for additional measures over and above the release campaign which had already been planned by the foreign distributors. The support up to a maximum of 50,000 Euros is allocatehttps://d205.spaceweb.de/d in the form of a conditionally repayable loan. Funding of up to 10,000 Euros can also be allocated as a grant.

The guidelines and the application form for "Distribution Support" can be downloaded here.

Contact: Christine Harrasser