The Ji.hlava Film Fund provides in-kind grants for visual and sound post-production of mid-length or feature-length documentary and hybrid films at the stage of production or post-production originating in Central and Eastern Europe, a region with a long documentary tradition.
Its mission is to support a range of remarkable and creative filmmakers who have emerged in the recent years in the region in the completion of their cinematic documentary works on contemporary themes, thus helping these films to succeed abroad.
Mid-length or feature-length documentary and hybrid films at the production or post-production stage with expected premiere in fall 2017. The completed film will premiere at the 21st Ji.hlava IDFF 2017.
Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia, Ukraine
Application deadline: April 30, 2017
Results announced: July 4, 2017
Selection will be done by film professionals nominated by the Ji.hlava IDFF. We are primarily looking for projects with unique authorial style and focus on contemporary and thought-provoking themes.
PLEASE, APPLY VIA THE JI.HLAVA FILM FUND FORM AT OUR VISITOR PAGE.
If you do not have an account in our database yet, please, fill in basic identification information at our Visitor Page and select a password. Your registration at our Visitor Page will make further communication with Ji.hlava IDFF easier and you will be able to use your account in the following years as well. After the registration, you will be able to access the Ji.hlava Film Fund form. The form includes personal and film information, motivation letter, distribution strategy, link to rough-cut or 2 selected scenes etc.
Thanks to its partners, the Ji.hlava Film Fund is able to offer valuable, high quality resources to the selected projects.