Creative Europe Desk Munich

Creative Europe is the European Commission’s framework funding programme supporting the audiovisual and culture sectors with a budget of 1.46 billion euros for the years 2014-2020.

MEDIA is a sub-programme of Creative Europe providing funding support for the audiovisual and media sectors in Europe with a budget of over 800 million euros in the period 2014-2020. MEDIA aims at strengthening the industry with regard to the circulation of European works within and outside the EU and increasing their international competitiveness.


The MEDIA sub-programme offers support in the following funding schemes:

  • Development of single projects
  • Development of project slates (3-5 projects)
  • Production of TV projects
  • Development of video games
  • Selective distribution
  • Automatic support
  • Funding for sales agents 
  • Film festivals
  • Access to markets
  • Training initiatives
  • Promotion of European works online
  • Film Literacy initiatives
  • International Co-Production Funds
  • Cinema Network “Europa Cinemas”

Information about the currently open calls and the submission deadlines for funding applications can be found here.

Funding Results

Lists of successful projects in each funding scheme are announced here.


The Creative Europe Desk Munich is an information office of the MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe and a point of contact for the film and games industry in Southern Germany. We inform and advise about the MEDIA funding schemes in regular information sessions and one-to-one meetings.

The Creative Europe Desk Munich is a 100% subsidiary of the FilmFernsehfonds Bayern (Bavarian Film and Television Fund) and is being financed by the European Commission and the Free State of Bavaria.


Sonnenstrasse 21
D – 80331 Munich (Germany)
Phone +49 (0)89 / 54 46 03-30
Fax +49 (0)89 / 54 46 03-40

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