Law n° 220 of 14 November 2016 “Disciplina del cinema e dell’audiovisivo” establishes the ‘Film and Audiovisual Fund’ aimed at funding works through tax credits, automatic contributions and selective contributions.
Selective contributions are granted by the DGCA of the Ministry of Culture for the writing, development, production and national distribution of Italian film and audiovisual works.
The budget intended for the production of films and audio-visual works, animation, documentaries, short films and videoclips amounts to €40,500,000, is allocated as follows:
MiC - Directorate-General Cinema and Audiovisual (DGCA)
Tel. 06. 6723.3262
Max €1,000,000 (works of animation)
Max € 600,000 (young writers, debut and second works)
Max € 800,000 (works of special artistic quality)
Max € 900,000 (works of extraordinary artistic quality as per Art.22, clause 6)
50% of eligible costs
160% of the grant attributed for Italy
The grant may be requested as follows:
Applications for funding must be made online via the DGCOL platform.