Partners of the Berlinale Co-Production Market


Berlinale Co-Production Market

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The MDM Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung (since 2004) and Creative Europe - MEDIA are the Berlinale Co-Production Market's main partners.

The Berlin House of Representatives has been the host of the Berlinale Co-Production Market since 2005. Since 2004, the VFF Verwertungsgesellschaft für Film und Fernsehen has endowed the VFF Highlight Pitch Award, a monetary award for one selected Talent of the Talent Project Market every year. ARTE is giving the ARTEKino International Prize to one of the selected projects at the Berlinale Co-Production Market. Since 2015, the Eurimages Co-Production Development Award has been going to one of the selected projects in the Official Selection.

Since 2006, the Berlinale has cooperated with Frankfurter Buchmesse on joint initiatives such as Books at Berlinale, which aim at bringing the book and film "worlds" closer together.

In order to support producers in their international networking, the Berlinale Co-Production Market also collaborates with other relevant co-production initiatives such as: CineMart Rotterdam, CineLink Sarajevo, Baltic Event, Sofia Meetings, Producers Network Cannes, Meetings on the Bridge, New Nordic Films, Transilvania Pitch Stop and When East Meets West. Furthermore, the Berlinale Co-Production Market cooperates with organisations such as EFP (European Film Promotion) and the well-established European producers’ training programmes EAVE and ACE.

Partners of the Berlinale Co-Production Market 2020 included Ukrainian State Film Agency, Igor Iankovsky Charity Foundation, MiBACT, ANICA, Telefilm Canada, Netherlands Film Fund, Norwegian Film Institute, Polish Film Institute, Estonian Film Institute, Cinema Chile, Spcine & São Paulo City Hall, German Film Commissions, IMCINE, Screen Ireland, Film Development Council of the Philippines, Proimágenes Colombia, Taipei Film Commission, Swedish Film Institute, Danish Film Institute, Ciclic Centre-Val de Loire, VIPO, New Zealand Film Commission, Canary Islands Film, Audiovisual Producers Finland – APFI. Festival Scope and Cineuropa assisted with their services.

If you are interested in joining this prestigious list and supporting us in making the next Co-Production Market a success, please contact us!