SØRFOND
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SØRFOND

SØRFOND

Information

0151 OSLO, NORWAY

Activity

Film Fund

Description

Sørfond – The Norwegian South Film Fund is a film production fund that supports projects from developing countries on the DAC-list. A Norwegian co-producer is required to apply. At least 50 % of the project’s budget must be in place at the time of applying. Since its start in 2012, Sørfond has supported 46 film projects – both fiction and documentary. For more information see www.sorfond.com

Objective

The overall objective of Sørfond is to strengthen film production in developing countries and to increase the Norwegian film industry’s international collaborations. Strong artistic quality and local cultural identity are core priorities for the fund. Furthermore, Sørfond aims to encourage productions dealing with freedom of expression and emphasis is also placed on the projects' representation of women in key positions.