The Netherlands is home to a vibrant film industry with an open attitude towards international coproduction.

The Netherlands Film Fund is the national agency responsible for supporting film production in the Netherlands and activities such as festivals and training. Its focus is to develop and strengthen Dutch cinema and film culture both domestically and internationally. The Film Fund also oversees the activities of the Netherlands Film Commission.

Of the budget available for funding in 2016 an amount of 29.2 million euro is earmarked for the Film Production Incentive and 2.5 million euro for selective schemes targeting minority co-productions.

Please let us inform you about the primary principles of the different support schemes for international productions. The Netherlands has treaties with Canada, France, Germany, China, South Africa and Wallonia Brussels Federation of Belgium.

Take The Netherlands - coproduction brochure

Check out the coproduction brochure here: everything you need to know about the Netherlands Film fund's support schemes for international coproduction. (Click here to read the Chinese version of the coproduction brochure (中文)) 


Check out the latest edition of SEE NL here, the best read on Dutch film and film makers for an international audience, published four times per year by Eye International and the Netherlands Film Fund.  (Click here to read previous issues of SEE NL.) 

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