Minority co-production support

Production support minority Dutch co-productions

How to apply

Applications for production support can be submitted by a Dutch producer, who has produced at least one theatrically released feature film, documentary or animation film in the Netherlands. 


  • Maximum contribution 200,000 euro for a feature film
  • Maximum contribution 50,000 euro for a short animation or documentary

Primary conditions

  • The requested subsidy amount must be fully spent on Dutch services, cast and crew
  • A deal memo from a Dutch film distributor for the theatrical release of the film in the Netherlands is required
  • The total Dutch share of the project needs to be at least 10% of the production costs, including any Dutch share from Eurimages
  • The project must have substantial financial support already in place from the country of origin of the main producer, amounting to at least 50% of its own share and containing at least a production grant from a regional/national Film Fund

Focus on

  • Creative co-productions with a strong artistic and international appeal
  • A good chance of reciprocity enhances the likelihood of funding for the project
  • Co-productions with European-based production companies and co-productions with countries that have a co-production agreement with the Netherlands
  • Co-productions from directors with a proven international track record