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Possibilities of financial support of the film industry in the Zlín Region

  1. Grant program for support of audiovisual production in the Zlín Region
  2. Film fund of the statutory town of Zlín

Audiovisual Support Program in the Zlín Region

The Zlín Region announced in September 2017 a new program of grants to support audiovisual production in the region. Administration of the Program is provided by the Odbor kultury a památkové péče Krajského úřadu Zlínského kraje (Department of Culture and Historic Preservation of Regional Office of Zlín Region). The film office ZLÍN FILM OFFICE will help with general questions.

All the necessary information is available in the announced Call. A basic overview is also available here:

APPLICANTS

Legal and physical (business) persons with a registered office or place of business in the Czech Republic may apply for support. The applicant must be directly responsible for the implementation of the project.

SUPPORTED ACTIVITIES

It is possible to draw from the program of grants the resources for production preparation and the production of audiovisual pieces of work, in particular:

  • preparation of filming (e.g. selection and determination of shooting locations, casting of actors' roles, etc.),
  • own filming in locations or studio,
  • production of animated film,
  • sound work,
  • image work,
  • trick work,
  • animation work.

SUPPORTED PIECE OF ARTWORK

  • Feature or animated film intended for distribution in cinemas of min. 70 minutes
  • Documentary film intended for distribution in cinemas and for television broadcasts of min. 70 minutes
  • Feature or animated film intended for television broadcasts of min. 70 minutes
  • episode of a feature or animated television series of min. 25 minutes or a series of such episode parts

AMOUNT OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT

The total financial volume of the grant program is CZK 10 million. The amount of support per project varies from CZK 50,000 to a maximum of CZK 2 million, and the amount can not exceed 50% of the total eligible project costs.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

The grant can be applied for via a form published on the website of the Region. The completed form is sent both physically and electronically to the addresses listed in the Call.

TERMS

  • You can submit your applications for 2018 from 13 October 2017 to 31 January 2018 (4 o'clock).
  • The decision to grant (or not to) the donation will be published in the period February-April 2018.
  • The latest date for completion of the supported project is 31 December 2019.

The Zlín Region Regional Office and the ZLÍN FILM OFFICE Film Office will inform about the announcement of other calls on their websites.

If you are interested in getting e-mail notifications, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Magdaléna Hladká.

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE GRANT PROGRAM

See the Zlín Region website.

CONTACT PERSONS

  • Blanka Herzanová, the Zlín Region Office (+420 577 043 611,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
  • Mgr. Magdaléna Hladká, ZLÍN FILM OFFICE (+420 778 515 500, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Film fund of the statutory city of Zlín

The statutory city of Zlín established a film fund in June 2017 to support the creation of scripts, themes, as well as audiovisual pieces of work themselves. Fund management is provided by Odbor kultury a památkové péče Magistrátu města Zlína (Department of Culture and Historic Preservation of City of Zlín). The film office ZLÍN FILM OFFICE will help with general questions.

PURPOSE OF THE FUND

The Fund is founded to support:

  1. the creation of ideas and scripts that draw on the history or present of the city of Zlín,
  2. realization of audiovisual pieces of work showing the history or the present city of Zlín; realization of audiovisual pieces of work on the territory of the city of Zlín.

AMOUNT OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT

The total financial amount of the Film Fund of the statutory city of Zlín will be set in December 2017. The amount of support available for one project may amount to a maximum of 100% of the costs.

WHO CAN APPLY

The financial contribution may be requested by both physical and legal persons, both Czech and foreign, with the exception of the contributory organizations of the statutory city of Zlín.

RULES FOR THE EVALUATION OF APPLICATIONS

Both categories, ideas and scripts, and audiovisual pieces of work have their own evaluation criteria. For example, the originality of the idea, location, the use of local film infrastructure, as well as the involvement of the Zlín public and students of local film schools are evaluated. Specific evaluation criteria are described in Appendix 1 and 2 of the Film Fund Rules.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Financial support from the Film Fund of the statutory city of Zlín can be requested through a form, which is always published together with a call for applications on the official board of the city and on the city's website.

The completed form is sent physically to the following address: Odbor kultury a památkové péče Magistrátu města Zlína (Department of Culture and Historic Preservation of City of Zlín), Zarámí 4421, 761 40 Zlín or through the data box ID: 5ttb7bs.

DATES

  • The selection for providing support from the Fund usually takes place once a year.
  • You can submit your applications for 2018 from 5 February 2018 to 25 April 2018.

The announcement of the call will be announced on the web site of Zlín as well as ZLÍN FILM OFFICE.

If you are interested in getting e-mail notifications, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Magdaléna Hladká.

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FUND

See the Zlín website.

CONTACT PERSONS

  • Mgr. Michaela Doleželová, Odbor kultury a památkové péče Magistrátu města Zlína (+420 577 630 314, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
  • Mgr. Magdaléna Hladká, ZLÍN FILM OFFICE (+420 778 515 500, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 

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Contact

ZLÍN FILM OFFICE

Filmová 174

761 79  Zlín – Kudlov


Magdaléna Hladká

výkonná ředitelka

tel.: +420 778 515 500

e-mail: magdalena@zlin-film.cz