CREATIVE EUROPE MEDIA

Creative Europe is the European Commission's framework programme for support to the culture and audiovisual sectors for the periood 2014 - 2020. MEDIA sub-programme supports audiovisual sector initiatives, such as promoting the development, distribution, or access to audiovisual works. 
For questions and assistance related to the programme Creative Europe Desks are in place in every participating country. Creative Europe Desk Estonia is based at the Estonian Film Insitute.

For more info please visit: https://ec.europa.eu/programmes/creative-europe/media_en

News

For the first time two films from Estonia are competing for Oscars

A special committee led by Estonian Film Institute (EFI) has voted for submitting a national epic Truth and Justice, adapted and directed by Tanel Toom, as the candidate for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film. In addition, for the first time, Estonia is also represented by a documentary feature due to the automatic submission right given by the Karlovy Vary festival win for Ksenia Okhapkina’s Immortal.

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Estonian films win two prizes at Karlovy Vary film festival

The 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF), held from June 28th through July 6th, had two wins in store for Estonian films: with the world premiere at KVIFF, the documentary feature Immortal by Ksenija Okhapkina won the Grand Prix for the best documentary, and feature film Scandinavian Silence by Martti Helde won Europa Cinemas Label prize.
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