Two Lithuanian co-productions receive Eurimages funding


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Eurimages, the Council of Europe’s film support fund, extended a grant of €150 000 to the film “Foam at the mouth“ directed by Janis Nords. The film is produced by „Tasse Film“ (Latvia) and coproduced by „Artbox“ (Lithuania).

In the list of supported projects – another coproduction – „A Gentle Creature“. It was supported with  €204 006. The film will be directed by Sergei Loznica and is co-production of „Slot Machine“ (France), „Looks Film“ (Germany) and „Uljana Kim ir Ko“ (Lithuania).

In total Eurimages supported 16 European co-production projects during this session. A total of € 4 485 494 has been distributed.

EURIMAGES is a support fund for cinema co-production, theatrical distribution, exhibition and digital equipment for cinema theatres established by the Council of Europe in 1988. Lithuania became the member of Eurimages in 2007. Since then 14 Lithuanian co-productions have been already granted.