Common Initiatives to pRomote CinEma across Italy – Albania – Montenegro


Project Summary

The overall objective of the project CIRCE is to improve conditions for the growth of the cultural and creative industries belonging to the audiovisual sector, which can foster the valorisation of cultural heritage in the involved areas, by implementing cross border initiatives able to build a bridge among the involved regions and gather key actors in new creative productions. The final goal is to improve understanding among partners on the potential of the audiovisual industry in promoting cultural heritage, by sharing new policies to support the creative sector.
Total budget 831.540,00 EUR
EU Contribution IPA co-financing 85%
Duration 2018 / 2020

Main Outputs

–    Joint cross border production platform
–    Network of Film Festivals in the cross border Region
–    Capacity building for enterprises operating in the audiovisual sector
–    Action plan to apply tax credit policy to IPA countries

Project Partnership

Lead Partner

Fondazione Apulia Film Commission (IT) – Contacts: Cristina Piscitelli –

Project Partners

  1. Filmski Centar Crne Gore FCM (ME)
  2. Qendra Kombëtare e Kinematografisë (AL)
  3. Regione Molise (IT)

Associated Partners

  1. Ministarstvo Kulture Crna Gora (ME);
  2. Ministria e Kulturës Republikës e Shqipërisë (AL);
  3. MIBACT Ministero dei Beni e delle Attività Culturali e del Turismo, Direzione Generale per il Cinema (IT)