German-Polish Co-Development Fund

Institution: Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg (MBB), Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung (MDM), Polish Film Institute


The German-Polish Co-Development Fund is a cooperative effort by two regional German film funds: the Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung (MDM) and the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg (MBB), together with the Polish Film Institute. The objective of the fund is to increase cooperation between producers from Poland and from these two German regions.

Who can apply

The fund is open to producers based in the regions of MDM or Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and Poland.

Funding available

The maximum amount of funding per project pegged at Euros 60,000, not exceeding 70% of the total development costs of full-length feature films and creative documentaries.

The fund provides selective development support for promising film projects that could be of interest to audiences on both sides of the German and Polish border, as well as to European audiences.

Contact details

Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg
Brigitta Manthey
Tel: +49 331 743 8722

Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung
Oliver Rittweger
T: +49 (0) 341 26987 14

Eligible candidates

  • Company based in the region
  • Local Co-producer

Types of funding available

  • Development and Production Support

Applications accepted from

  • Germany
  • Poland