Program CPLP Audiovisual

Where
Portugal
When
2016
Who
Portuguese Institute for Cinema and Audiovisual
Brazilian Secretary of State for Audiovisual- Ministry of Culture
Key objectives of the measure:

The purpose of the CPLP (Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries) Audiovisual Program is to promote the production and broadcasting of audiovisual content in the member states of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries by national competitions for the selection of projects of documentaries and fiction TV films in Angola, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Guine-Bissau, Equatorial Guine, Mozambique, Portugal, Sao Tome and Principe and East Timor.

Scope of the measure:
International
Nature of the measure:
financial, institutional
Main feature of the measure:

The CPLP Audiovisual Program integrates the following 3 lines of action:

1. "DOCTV CPLP II" - II Program to Promote the Production and Broadcast of the Documentary of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries:
• Co-production of a national documentary of 52 minutes by each country;
• Allocation of financial support in the amount of € 50,000 to the documentaries selected by each country.

2."FICTV CPLP I" - I Program to Promote the Development, Production and Broadcast of Fiction Works of the Community of Portuguese-speaking Countries:
• Co-production of a 52-minute fiction film, based on the adaptation of a national literary work - in the case of Angola, Brazil, Mozambique and Portugal.
• Allocation of financial support in the amount of € 150,000.00 to selected films by each country;

 •Development of a 52-minute fiction television project, for the other CPLP countries;
• Allocation of financial support in the amount of € 40,000.00 for selected projects by each country.

3. "Our Language I" - I Program of Exchange and Broadcast of Documentaries:
Designed for the network of public broadcasters, it aims to broadcast the Our Language Program, which aims at the dissemination of documentaries illustrating socio-cultural issues contemporary to the national realities of the Member States of the CPLP, by providing up to 4 documentary works of 52 minutes ( or approximate duration) with free rights for diffusion in the other national public broadcasters that are members of the Network and in the composition of the weekly programming range for the diffusion of the Our Language Program.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Training, co-production and broadcast of portuguese-language audiovisual content in various national and world markets, based on a network operation model, whereby each participating State / region simultaneously co-produces audiovisual works and ensures broadcasts through public television broadcasters.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

DOCTV CPLP - Allocation of financial support in the amount of € 50,000 to the documentaries selected by each country

FICTV CPLP

Co-production of a 52-minute fiction film, based on the adaptation of a national literary work - in the case of Angola, Brazil, Mozambique and Portugal.
• Allocation of financial support in the amount of € 150,000.00 to selected films by each country;

Development of a 52-minute fiction television project, for the other CPLP countries;
• Allocation of financial support in the amount of € 40,000.00 for selected projects by each country.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Cinema/ Audiovisual Arts
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Production
Distribution