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First funding session digital games and interactive content

Film- und Medienstiftung NRW supports 17 projects with 2.05 million Euros The results of the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW‘s first games funding session are now available: a total of 17 video games and VR experiences could be supported, of which eight received production support, six prototype funding and three concept funding with a total of ... more

It’s all about talent! The fifth edition of the Drama Series Days has begun

The market access of the streaming platforms and the current boom in series have opened up enormous possibilities for producers and creatives whilst at the same time triggering a tough international competition for talents, producers and service-providers. Opportunities and challenges in the new competitive situation were the central themes of the opening discussion at the Drama Series Days. ... more

Film- und Medienstiftung NRW: funding in 2018

86 million Euros for 376 projects, incl. 59 feature films, 13 series and TV projects, 15 games projects box-office successes with German arthouse and family entertainment: „That Boy Needs Fresh Air, „How About Adolf?“, „25 km/h“, „Gundermann“, „Help, I Shrunk My Parents“ Spectacular series and mini-series: „Babylon Berlin“, „Parfum“, „Wishlist 2.0“ and „Gladbeck“ 120 prizes ... more

Six Filmstiftung-backed films at the 48th International Film Festival Rotterdam

Film- und Medienstiftung NRW again a partner at the CineMart for co-productions Largest film festival in the Netherlands from 23 January to 3 February, 2019 This year sees six Filmstiftung-backed films being invited to the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR). Elmar Imanov’s „End of Season“ has its world premiere in the Bright Future sidebar which ... more