What will BCC support (2017)?

Production:

  • Fiction category: feature film for mainly cinematographic exploitation purposes;
  • Documentary category: documentary film for mainly cinematographic exploitation purposes;
  • Short category: short film for mainly cinematographic exploitation purposes.
Films that are of an advertising nature or that are pornographic, racist or vindicate violence, are not eligible.

Distribution:
  • Fiction category: feature film for mainly cinematographic exploitation purposes;
  • Documentary category: documentary film for mainly cinematographic exploitation purposes;
  • Short category: short film for mainly cinematographic exploitation purposes.
Films that are of an advertising nature or that are pornographic, racist or vindicate violence, are not eligible.

Investment and priority

Production:
  • Priority will be given to films with total budget up to 800.000 EUR.
  • Priority will be given to first or second time, young directors.
  • BCC will provide equity of up to €17.000 through infrastructural costs, accommodations, location permits, fees for profesionals etc., through a scheme of selective co-production investments for feature films.
  • BCC will provide equity of up to €8.000 for documentaries
Distribution:
  • Priority will be given to art films that have the potential to reach wider public.
  • BCC will provide equity of up to €5.000 for a feature film, and up to € 2.000 for a documentary film.

Allocation of BCC resources

  • Around 65.00 % of the funding will be used for production.
  • Around 20.00 % of the funding will be used for distribution.
  • Around 15.00 % will be used for administration costs, promotional events and other initiatives.