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Netherlands: Co-Production Overview

NATIONAL FUND

The Netherlands Film Fund
(Nederlands Filmfonds)

www.filmfonds.nl


Contact concerning documentaries:

Monica Wissing (national productions) - m.wissing_@If you can read this, please upgrade to a modern browser.filmfonds.nl

Dany Delvoie (minority co-productions) - d.delvoie_@If you can read this, please upgrade to a modern browser.filmfonds.nl

Tel: +31 20 570 7670


Documentary profile of Fund

TOTAL ANNUAL AMOUNT FOR PRODUCTION SUPPORT

2.4 million Euro


Co-production profile of Fund

NUMBER OF CO-PRODUCTIONS SUPPORTED
6


MAJORITY PRODUCERS FROM

Belgium (2)
Denmark (1)
Norway (1)
France (1)
China (1)


TOTAL ANNUAL AMOUNT FOR CO-PRODUCTION SUPPORT

300.000 Euro


MOST IMPORTANT NATIONAL RESTRICTIONS

The film needs to meet 2 criteria out 7. The criteria deal with the origin and the language of the script as well as the theme of the film and its relevance to the Dutch population.

The main producer and the director can’t be the same person. The Dutch minority producer needs to meet certain track record criteria and must obtain at least Dutch territory rights / often the Benelux rights.


OTHER FUNDS THAT FUNDED CO-PRODUCTIONS

The Dutch Co-production Fund, CoBO. Approx. 4 per year. Only for productions with involvement from a public broadcaster from The Netherlands, Germany and/or VRT.