Pursuant to articles 4 and 14 of the Law on Cinematography (“Official Gazette of Montenegro”, no. 42/15) and article 2 of the Rules on the procedure, manner and criteria for the implementation of the call for the cinematographic works co-financing adopted by the Council of the PI Film Centre at the session held on 7 March 2018, the PI Film Centre of Montenegro (hereinafter referred to as: the “Centre’’), is announcing:
for co-financing of the minority co-productions
A right to participate in the call shall have legal entities registered in the Register of Commercial Entities in Montenegro for performing cinematographic activities, of which the core activity is the cinematographic works production.
Legal entities referred to in the previous paragraph must be registered with the Register at least six months prior to the call announcement.
Legal entities may apply only one project in given category.
Registration of users and applications to the call shall be made through the Internet page of the Centre. Access to the applications shall be made possible only upon the successful user’s registration.
Projects submitted for this call shall be evaluated on the basis of the following criteria:
- Quality and originality of scenario
- Innovative approach to addressing the topic
- Possibility for international success of the film
- Quality of director’s approach
- Previous director’s success
- Project’s feasibility (budget, terms, complexity)
- Producer’s previous success / Montenegrin co-producer
- Fund secured in advance from the national and international funds
- Montenegrin share in the project.
The Decision on the results, at the proposal of the Commission, shall be adopted by the Council within 7 days from the date of the proposal submission.
The Centre shall be obliged to publish the results on its Internet page within 3 days from the date of the Decision.
The deadline for submitting the applications is until Monday, 30 July 2018, up to 12:00 hrs.
All interested persons may address to the Film Centre for all additional information on call and the manner of submitting the applications through the email addresses: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.