Creative Europe: subprogramme MEDIA, #euFilmContest

Call Deadline
18 Mar 2018
European Commission


Rules of #euFilmContest.

For every correct answer you get one point. You get an extra point if you follow @MEDIAprogEU on Twitter and/or CreativeEuropeEU on Facebook (maximum one point). If you do, make sure to mention your social media account in the contact form. The 10 contestants with the highest score win. If contestants are tied, the filtering questions will be used to decide between them. You may submit up to three entries, but you can only win once. You must be free between 14 and 16 May 2018, the dates on which the winners will be travelling to Cannes. The winners will be announced in the beginning of April 2018.

You must be at least 18 years old (on 18 March 2018) to participate in this contest. Any permanent resident of the EU is eligible, as well as permanent residents of countries that had formally signed an agreement to participate in the Creative Europe programme not later than 31 December 2017 (Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Republic of Serbia, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine and Tunisia). Employees of EU institutions and their immediate relatives are an exception to this rule, they are excluded from this competition. Film industry professionals are also not eligible for this competition, except those who are full-time film students. The organiser’s decision on what constitutes an industry professional is final.

Beneficiaries and Aims

Enterprise Category
Non Applicabile
Sociale - Cooperazione
Places to Invest
  • Europe

Incentives and Expenses

Tipology of Incentive
Premi e Borse

The prize is a return ticket to Cannes for one person from any of the above countries and two nights accommodation. We arrange the accommodation and travel. Winners are responsible for any other costs and arrangements, including health insurance, travel in their home country and travel visas if needed.

Winners will attend two screenings of films selected as part of La Quinzaine des Réalisateurs/Directors’ Fortnight and Semaine de la Critique/ The International Critics' Week. They will also receive a festival badge that gives them access to the festival premises. For security reasons, we cannot guarantee access to the entire festival.


Deadline: 18 March 2018.