Franco-German Co-productions

Germany - France

The Franco-German agreement for the joint development of fictional TV series was signed at the 68th Cannes Film Festival on 18 May 2015. The goal of the fund is the development of fictional TV series as Franco-German co-productions. Partners on the German side include the FilmFernsehFonds Bayern, the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, and MFG Filmförderung Baden-Württemberg. Supporters on the French side include the Centre National du Cinéma (CNC). The fund’s annual contributions will total €200,000. Support for individual projects can amount to as much as €50,000. Deadline for applications is November 13th 2015. Decisions will be announced in February 2016.

Deadline: May 15th, 2017

Berlin Brandenburg Film Commission

First contact point for film teams, with databases for film locations, current productions, film professionals, and addresses. Additionally facilitates film permits, and offers industry coaching.

European Funding for Creative and Cultural Sectors

The Creative Europe Desk Berlin-Brandenburg is one of four MEDIA information offices in Germany and is the contact point for the Creative Europe Programme, which provides funding for Europe’s creative and cultural sectors. 


  • Oliver Zeller

    Funding Advisor
    International Co-Production, Serial Drama, Production, Development

    Tel: +49 (0)331-743 87 86