SØRFOND - Norwegian South Film Fund, targeting film productions from developing countries is up and running with NOK 4 million being granted for support in 2012.
Established in a co-operation between The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Culture SØRFOND will support filmproductions from eligible countries on the OECD DAC-list. Maximum support for one project is euro 135.000. SØRFOND requires that a Norwegian co-producer is confirmed at the point of applying for support. The Norwegian Film Institute and the Oslo Films From the South Festival will jointly be in charge of the administration of SØRFOND.
Deadline for application is February 15.