European support for Dutch co-productions
Floor van der Meulen’s Pink Moon is granted €250.000 by Eurimages. The film is produced by Keplerfilm in co-production with Nefertiti Film (IT), Tramal Films and Staragara (SI).
Sleep., directed by Jan-Willen van Ewijk, is granted €230.000 and is produced by The Filmkitchen in co-production with Savage Film (BE).
Two Dutch minority co-productions are supported by Eurimages as well. Shanghai Youth, directed by Wang Bing and produced by House on Fire and Gladys Glover Films (FR) in co-production with Les Film Fauves (LU), Chinese Shadows Limited (CN) and Volya Films (NL), has been granted €130.000. Lucy Goes Gangsta by Till Endemann, produced by Indi Film GMBG (DE) in co-production with Phanta Film and Bos Bros (NL) has been granted €150.000.
The next round of Eurimages will be in June and the next deadline is 25 August, 2020. Click for more information.
Eurimages, the co-production fund of the Council of Europe, was founded in 1989 and consists of 38 member states, plus Canada as an associate member. The fund is committed to the co-production, distribution and exhibition of European cinema. The Council meets four times a year, The Netherlands is represented at Eurimages by the Netherlands Film Fund.