EU-supported films were voted during Césars and Oscars ceremonies

March 1, 2016

Hat: EU-supported films met with great success at the Césars and Oscars ceremonies.

Funding Scheme: 2016-03-01

Pgm2014 2020: Yes


On 22 awards given at the Césars ceremony, 15 awards were given to films, which have received a European support. 


The MEDIA sub-programme aims at supporting the audiovisual and multimedia sector. Mustang, Le Petit Prince from Mark Osborne or Le Fils de Saul, all these works have been supported by the European Union for their distribution (dubbing, subtitling, promotion …).

European Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip, for the Digital Single Market, and Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, Günther H. Oettinger, expressed their pride to see those films awarded and not obly in the EU. The MEDIA sub-programme will be 25 this years and has already invested 2.4 billion euro in audiovisual works since 1991.

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