Welcome to Creative Europe and to Creative Europe’s MEDIA Sub-programme. MEDIA supports the audiovisual and multimedia sector, provides opportunities for:
Initiatives for the development of projects or a set of projects (slate funding);
Activities to increase interest in and improve access to audiovisual works;
Measures that facilitate international co-production and strengthen the circulation and distribution of works;
What’s in it for audiovisual industries?
This section covers funding opportunities available under the MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe.
The MEDIA sub-programme supports the ability of the EU’s film and audiovisual industries to develop, distribute and promote their work
across all platforms.
Funding is available in a number of areas including: strengthening innovation and competitiveness; testing audience development
strategies; training or professional development; developing projects for international audiences; and cross-border co-productions.
Finally, the sub-programme helps increase the impact of audiovisual projects by supporting marketing, distribution, branding, exhibitions
and film literacy initiatives.
What’s the available budget?
The MEDIA sub-programme has 56% of the overall budget for the period 2014-2020. The programme offers eleven separate funding schemes: