Agreement between the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Government of the Portuguese Republic on Relations in the Field of Film of 29 April 1988, entered into force on 21 March 2016

Government of the Federal Republic of Germany
Government of the Portuguese Republic
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Main aims:
Promoting cultural exchange through co-productions

Target groups:
German and Portuguese co-production partners in the audiovisual sector

Expected results:
Revising existing co-production agreement with Portugal; making it simpler to initiate joint feature film projects; increasing the number of German-Portuguese co-productions; increasing the reach and market share of the partner country's films domestically; promoting exchange and cooperation between filmmakers of both countries

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Co-production meeting for German and Portuguese producers held in 2017 in Lisbon - facilitated networking, exchange on partner countries' markets and new film projects aimed at an international audience; 2nd German-Portuguese co-production meeting held on 28 and 29 June 2019 within the framework of the Munich International Film Festival: themes of the event organised by the German Federal Film Board (FFA) and its Portuguese counterpart Instituto do Cinema e do Audiovisual ICA included: presenting national and regional film support measures and production conditions of joint cooperation and German-Portuguese co-production successes achieved thus far

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Dominios culturales
Cine / Artes audiovisuales