The documentary sector is rapidly evolving. With changing viewing habits, traditional funding models have come under pressure, and many new collaborations and formats are being tested. The EU has supported the European documentary sector since 1991, by financing some of the best works and by helping to strengthen the sector as a whole. This factsheet presents some successful stories of EU-supported documentaries and projects.
In particular, the sector gets support for trainings, productions, markets, festivals, online distribution and cinemas.