The financial support available under the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme covers the following fields:

Producers‘ support

Project development
TV Programming

Cinema distribution of European films

Selective scheme
Automatic scheme
Sales Agents


Continuous training

Film Festivals

Support to Film Festivals

Access to Market

Access to Markets – Single Action
Access to Markets – Framework Partnership

Online Distribution

VoD platforms

Film Education

Film Education


Europa Cinemas

Video games

Development of Video games

International co-production funds

International Coproduction Funds


Financial support can be obtained by any company or organisation submitting projects that meet the support award criteria. Applications for support can be submitted only as a part of the regularly opened calls for proposals.



The MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe supports the EU film and audiovisual industries financially in the development, distribution and promotion of their work. It helps to launch projects with a European dimension and nurtures new technologies; it enables European films and audiovisual works including feature films, television drama, documentaries and new media to find markets beyond national and European borders; it funds training and film development schemes.


Legislative framework of Creative Europe

Regulation No. 1295/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11/12/2013 concerning the implementation of a programme of support for the European cultural and creative sector (CREATIVE EUROPE).


Sub-Programme Media in the Czech Republic

Support for European films and the audiovisual industry