Entry deadlines

26. Dec 2016 - 16. Jan 2017
27. Feb - 20. Mar 2017
8. - 29. May 2017
28. Aug - 18. Sept 2017
16. Oct - 6. Nov 2017

 

Games
7 March 2017
6 June 2017
10 October 2017

Dates of decision

22. February 2017
26. April 2017
5. July 2017
18. October 2017
6. December 2017


Games

11 April 2017
11 July 2017
14 November 2017

Funding

The Bavarian Film and Television Fund (FFF Bayern) annual made available a total of approx. 30 Million €. Applications can be made  in the following areas:

- Screenplay
- Project development
- Movie production
- International co-productions and digital image design (VFX)
- TV film production
- Sales and distribution
- Up and coming filmmakers (first films, graduation project films, other)
- Filmtheaters
- Games
- Filmfestivals

Additional to the regular financing support from FFF Bayern, the Bavarian Goverment in the year 2013 approved a special program for the financing of international co-productions of theatrical films with an annual volume of three million Euros. 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.

The distribution of the funds is based on the criteria mentioned in the Guidelines for Bavarian Film and Television Funding and the special program for International Co-Productions. 

Applications for the regular financing support may be submitted five times per year. Applications for the financing of international co-productions and digital image design (VFX) may be submitted at any time. 

For advice and consultation please seek the responsible funding executive.

Contact:

FilmFernsehFonds Bayern GmbH
Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Medien in Bayern
Sonnenstraße 21
80331 München
Tel. ++49-(0)89- 544 60 2-0
Fax ++49-(0)89- 544 60 2-21
email: filmfoerderung@remove-this.fff-bayern.de
www.fff-bayern.de

Office hours:
Mo. - Do. 9.00 - 18.00 Uhr
Fr. 9.00 - 15.00 Uhr