Cartoon Digital 2016 Seminar: creating entertainment for connected screens
Cartoon Digital is a top-level seminar about the latest developments in digital animation and entertainment for connected screens.29 speakers will rally from... [more]
Up-and-coming filmmakers from 21 countries will present their short films at the 36th Filmschoolfest Munich, dealing with desperate isolation, digital... [more]
Since 1996, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern is responsible for film funding in Bavaria. The Free State of Bavaria, the BLM (Bavarian regulatory authority for commercial broadcasting), the public television broadcasters Bayerischer Rundfunk and ZDF, and the private broadcasters RTL and ProSiebenSat1 are all shareholders. ... [more]
The next call for application for production funding for theatrical and television films, graduation and debut films, screenplay and distribution are
29. August - 12. September (decision by 12. October)
24. October - 7. November (decision by 7. December)
Submit your funding application here.
Applications for the financing of international co-productions and digital image design (VFX) may be submitted at any time.
Additional to the regular financing support, FFF Bayern offers a special program for the financing of international co-productions of theatrical films. Applications may be submitted at any time.
NEW: In exceptional cases, grants amounting to a total of 500,000 Euros per year may be awarded to executive producers responsible for the digital image design (VFX) of large international co-productions.
For further details see the guidelines International Co-Production Funding.
International productions require a German co-producer in order to get access to the German film funding system. Please find here a list of international experienced Bavarian co-production partners and their references.
European Film Awards: Toni Erdmann leads nominations
At the Seville European Film Festival the European Film Academy and EFA Productions proudly announced the nominations for the 29th European Film Awards. The... [more]
Toni Erdmann represents Germany in Oscar® Race 2017
The FFF-funded feature film Toni Erdmann by Maren will represent Germany as the official submission for the 89th Oscar® for Best Foreign Language Film.... [more]
For applications please use the online portal. Online Application
Film Funding in Bavaria
The activities of FFF Bayern include the funding of theatrical films, international co-productions, television films, distribution, screenplay, development, film theaters, games and up-and-coming film makers.
Film Location Bavaria
In addition to its funding activities, FFF Bayern offers comprehensive consulting and information services for the production industry