Results have recently been announced for a number of MEDIA Schemes which has resulted in awards totaling €734,533 for Irish Companies.
Following the April 2012 Development Deadline €399,533 has been awarded to 5 Irish Production companies:
€119,500 was awarded to 3 Irish companies for the Development of single projects:
Magamedia for Olagón,
Ripple World Pictures for The Valentine Gang
Savage Productions/SP Films for Pilgrimage.
€280,033 was awarded in Slate Funding (Development of multiple projects) to 2 Irish companies Jam Media and Soho Moon Productions.
FÁS/Screen Training Ireland have been awarded €300,000 in MEDIA Training support for two International Training Projects – Screen Leaders EU and VFX – Script to Screen
Cinema Distribution – The Selective Scheme
Access Cinema received €5,000 to assist with the distribution in Ireland of the Austrian film Kuma.
The Corona Cork Film Festival was awarded €30,000 for this year’s festival which takes place in November.
MEDIA is the European Union’s support programme for the Film, Television and New Media industries.