News - Berlinale Co-Production Market

Successful 2018: Three Awards and 1300 Meetings

At the 15th edition of the Berlinale Co-Production Market (February 17-21, 2018), 36 new feature film projects from 28 countries as well as five companies in the Company Matching programme met with international co-production and financing partners. 1300 individually requested one-on-one meetings were scheduled between the almost 600 participants.

The selected projects and companies can be seen here

The Eurimages Co-Production Development Award, endowed with 20,000 euros, went to the project The War Has Ended by Hagar Ben Asher, represented by the producers from Madants (Poland), Match Factory Productions (Germany) and Transfax Film Productions (Israel). The EUR 6,000 ARTE International Prize also went toThe War Has Ended . The VFF Talent Highlight Award, endowed with 10,000 euros, was given to the project Tropical Memories (D: Shipei Wen), presented at the Berlinale Co-Production Market by producer Jing Wang from the People’s Republic of China.

This year's Berlinale Co-Production Market also presents 12 selected Books at Berlinale which were presented on Monday, and 8 brand new drama series projects, which were presented on February 21 at the "CoPro Series" Pitch.