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EFADs Plenary Meeting in Cannes 2016

On Sunday 15th May, the EFADs held its annual plenary meeting in Cannes during the Cannes Film Festival. The EFADs position paper on portability was adopted, and the European Union’s competition case regarding Sky UK and the EFADs submission on the IPR enforcement consultation were discussed. Members also agreed that the EFADs should set up a Think …

EFADs is looking for a General Secretary

The General Secretary of the European Film Agency Directors (EFADs) will be responsible for the coordination of the EFAD’s meetings and developing and implementing the political strategy of the association. He/she will play an important role in initiating and contributing to policy through knowledge in the audiovisual sector. The main role of the General Secretary …

Icelandic Film Centre – Iceland

Icelandic Film Centre (in Icelandic: Kvikmyndamidstod Íslands) Web site : www.icelandicfilmcentre.is The Icelandic Film Centre provides financial support for the development, production and distribution of Icelandic feature films, documentaries, short films and television series. It also nurtures Icelandic film culture by supporting domestic festivals, workshops and seminars, and promotes Icelandic films abroad in international film festivals …

Norwegian Film Institute – Norway

Norwegian Film Institute – Norsk filminstitutt (NFI) Web Site : http://www.nfi.no/english/ The Norwegian Film Institute (NFI) was established by Parliament’s decision on May 3rd 1955 and operates under the auspices of The Royal Norwegian Ministry for Culture. NFI is the government’s executive body for the film sector and its advisor in questions of film policy. …

The Federal Office of Culture (FOC) – Switzerland

The Federal Office of Culture (FOC) Web Site : http://www.bak.admin.ch/film/index.html?lang=de The Federal Office of Culture (FOC) promotes the cultural life in its diversity and assures its independent development. It belongs to the Swiss Federal Department of the Interior. Among other tasks, the FOC supports creative activity. It also drafts the federal cultural policy. Please note, …

Swedish Film Institute – Sweden

Swedish Film Institute Web Site : http://www.sfi.se/en-GB/ The Swedish Film Institute works to promote film across the board – from idea to finished product, during launch in Sweden and around the world, and by preserving films for posterity in our archives. The Film Institute was founded in 1963 by the Swedish state and the various …

Slovenian Film Centre – Slovenia

Slovenian Film Centre, a public agency of the Republic of Slovenia Slovenski filmski center, javna agencija Republike Slovenije Web Site : www.film-center.si Slovenian Film Centre, a public agency of the Republic of Slovenia, became operational on 19 January 2011 as a successor of the Slovenian Film Fund – a public fund. This Agency was established …

Slovak Audiovisual Fund – Slovakia

Slovak Audiovisual Fund / Audiovizuálny fond Web Site : www.avf.sk The Slovak Audiovisual Fund, operating since 2010, is the main public funding institution for the Slovak film culture and industry. The aim of the Fund is to support the entire film value chain – development, production, distribution and promotion of audiovisual works, festivals, research, training …

Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts (ICAA) – Spain

Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual  Arts (ICAA) Instituto de la Cinematografía y de las Artes Audiovisuales (ICAA) Web Site : http://www.mecd.gob.es/cultura-mecd/areas-cultura/cine.html The Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts (ICAA) is an autonomous body overseen by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports, which plans support policies for the film industry and audio-visual production in Spain. …

Romanian National Film Center – Romania

Romanian National Film Center / Centrul National al Cinematografiei Web Site : www.cnc.gov.ro The Romanian National Film Center is organized and operates as a specialized body for central public administration in the field of cinematography, a public institution of national interest , which is a legal entity within the Ministry of Culture. The activity of …