Selective support EACEA/28/2018


The aim of the “Selective scheme” is to encourage and support the wider distribution of recent non-national European films by encouraging sales agents and theatrical distributors to invest in promotion and adequate distribution of non-national European films.

The scheme also aims to encourage the development of links between the production and distribution sector thus improving the competitive position of non-national European films and the competitiveness of European companies.

These guidelines are aimed at European companies whose activities contribute to the realisation of the above objectives, and in particular at sales agents and cinema distribution companies.

Note 1. The applicants shall be a European sales agent company:

A European company acting as an intermediary agent for the producer, who specialises in the commercial exploitation of a film by marketing and licensing a film to distributors or other purchasers for foreign countries.

European Company is owned, whether directly or by majority participation (i.e. majority of shares), by nationals of Member States of the European Union or nationals of the other European countries participating in the MEDIA Sub-programme and registered in one of these countries.

The sales agent must have been over the last 3 years26 the appointed sales agent of at least 3 films that have been theatrically released in at least 5 countries.

The sales agent must be appointed by the producer of the film by way of an international sales agreement providing for the right to sell the film in at least 15 countries participating in the MEDIA Sub-programme.

Deatail infromation regarding this Call for Proposals.

Please contact MEDIA desk Serbia if you need any help or assisstance regarding filling the documents