The Creative Europe MEDIA programme is launching the third edition of the EU Film Contest today. Thanks to this online quiz on European cinema, participants can test how much they know about European films for a chance to win one of the 10 trips to experience the Cannes Film Festival and discover the European audiovisual industry at work.
This report studies the role of territoriality in film financing, the legal and market challenges territoriality faces as a key model for film financing and the consequences if EU policies were to reduce or mitigate the scope of territorial exclusivity in the audiovisual sector. It provides information on Member States’ and EU models of film financing, explores the challenges film financing faces from digital developments and evolving consumer behaviour and analyses possible alternatives to traditional methods of financing and policies to support this.
This Q and A provides answers to some of the issues regularly raised regarding the European Parliament’s position during the ongoing process to hammer out the digital copyright directive.
The European Film Awards, recognising the best of European cinema, were handed out during a ceremony which took place on 15 December in Seville. Among the films receiving honours, eleven titles were supported by the Creative Europe MEDIA programme of the EU.