Agreement on film co-production between the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the Government of the French Republic

Where
Colombia
When
2017
Who
Ministry of Culture
Key objectives of the measure:
  • To renew and strengthen the relations between Colombia and France around cinema and film making.
  • To value their common heritage.
  • To update the cooperative relations in the film sector taking into account their respective regulations in this matter as well as the reality of the markets.
Scope of the measure:
International
Nature of the measure:
institutional
Main feature of the measure:

Agreement that grants mutual benefits in the areas of film production, more specifically:

• Generation of co-production agreements between France and Colombia that will allow both to benefit from the rewards of this activity, according to the legislation in force in each country.

• To facilitate the initial and continuous education of professionals through film making instruction and fostering of alliances between schools and training organizations in order to encourage the mobility of students.

• Creation of a joint commission to follow, facilitate and suggest, if necessary, modifications of the initial agreement.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

• To increase the number of co-productions between the Parties.

• To facilitate the procedures for the co-production of audiovisual products.

•To create alliances between schools and training organizations to strengthen the initial and continuing education in filmmaking.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:
Does not apply
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Cinema/ Audiovisual Arts
Cultural Value Chain
Production
Distribution