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Global co-production and finance guide, part 1

Argentina - The Netherlands


The following companies, arranged by country, actively produce, finance or find financing for independent projects. Listings were voluntary and compiled from information submitted by these companies.


Matanza Cine

Medrano 1314, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires

Phone/fax: (5411) 4861-4006


Web site:

Contact: Martina Gusman, executive producer

Biz: Produces fiction and documentary features; develops international co-productions with Latin American and other countries.

Recent pics: “Familia Rodante,” “Mi mejor enemigo,” “Geminis”


Allegro Film

Krummgasse 1A, Vienna 1030

Phone: (43-1) 712-5036


Web site:

Contact: Helmut Grasser, Simon Aeby, producers; Simone Desiree Fachel, inhouse producer

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “The Headsman,” “In 3 tagen bist du tot,” “Dallas Pashamende”

Austrian Film Commission

Stiftgasse 6, Vienna 1070

Phone: (43-1) 526-3323

Fax: (43-1) 526-6801


Web site:

Contact: Martin Schweighofer, managing director; Anne Laurent, international relations; Brigitte Weich, sales

Biz: Promotes and supports the distribution of Austrian films abroad.

Recent pics: “Sleeper,” “Working Man’s Death”

Dor Film

Bergsteiggasse 36, Vienna 1170

Phone: (43-1) 427-1011

Fax: (43-1) 427-1050


Web site:

Contact: Danny Krausz, Kurt Stocker, managing directors; Ulrike Laden Bauer, head of development

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Lapislazuli,” “Die viertelliterklasse,” “Die letzten zoeglinge”

Frames Filmproduktion

Ullmannstrasse 16, Vienna 1150

Phone: (43-1) 891-3700

Fax: (43-1) 891-3717


Web site:

Contact: Sascha Mann, head of production

Biz: Develops, produces and co-produces European mid-budget feature films.

Recent pics: “In Heaven,” “C(r)ook,” “Das eis bricht”

Novotny & Novotny Filmproduktion

Weimarerstr. 22, Vienna 1180

Phone: (43-1) 478-7170

Fax: (43-1) 478-7120


Web site:

Contact: Franz Novotny, managing director, features/documentaries; Karin Novotny, managing director, commercials; Mirja Antelmann, executive producer

Biz: Produces features, documentaries and commercials; international co-productions

Recent pics: “Karaula,” “Keller — Teenage Wasteland,” “Gori Vatra”

Sixpack Film

Neubaugasse 45/13, P.O. Box 197, Vienna 1071

Phone: (43-1) 526-0990-0

Fax: (43-1) 526-0992


Web site:

Contact: Brigitta Burger-Utzer, Gerald Weber, Maya McKechneay

Biz: Independent distributor with a focus on avant garde cinema,

musicvids, short films and documentaries made in Austria.

Recent pics: “Hat Wolff von Amerongen Konkursdelikte begangen?”; “Instructions for a Light and Sound Machine”

Star Film

Irrsdorf 123, 5204 Strasswalchen

Phone: (43) 6215-6463-30

Fax: (43) 6215-6463-4


Web site:

Contact: Reinhard Schwabenitzky, prexy/producer (creative affairs); Markus Schwabenitzky, VP/producer (biz affairs)

Biz: Developing and producing feature films, TV movies, TV series, docus and TV gameshows

Recent pics: “Gefuhl ist alles” (It’s All About Feelings); “Schon, dass es dich gibt” (Wish You Were Here)


Hagelingasse 13, Vienna 1140

Phone: (43-1) 982-5742

Fax: (43-1) 982-5833


Web site:

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Cache,” “Donau, Duna, Dunaj”


April Films

19A Boundary St., Suite 311, Ruschcutters Bay, Sydney, NSW 2010

Phone: (61-2) 9360-5811

Fax: (61-2) 9360-5844


Web site:

Contact: Philippa Bateman, CEO; Garry Charny, executive chairman; Edward Smith, executive manager, development & marketing

Biz: Develops, produces, acquires and distributes distinctive feature films with international appeal.

Recent pics: “Jindabyne”

Becker Films Intl.

11 Waltham St., Level 1 Artarmon, NSW 2064

Phone: (61-2) 9438 3377

Fax: (61-2) 9439 1827


Web site:

Contact: Reiko Bradley, prexy

Biz: Joint venture with Australian film and television company Becker Group to acquire, distribute and package quality films for the worldwide marketplace.

Recent pics: “Marigold”

Pictures in Paradise

Ocean Studios, 1 John Lund Drive, Hope Harbour, Queensland 4212

Phone: (61-7) 5510-8466

Fax: (61-7) 5510-8522


Web site:

Contact: Chris Brown, CEO; Chris Fitchett, producer

Biz: Developing a slate of three co-productions with Hammer Films in the UK.

Recent pics: “Under the Radar,” “The Proposition”


Acasa Esana Films

Korte Altaarstraat 14, Antwerp B-2018

Phone: (32-3) 281-8561

Fax: (32-2) 281-8564


Web site:

Contact: Tharsi Vanhuysse, CEO; Maarten Somers, development and production; Soyun Song, L.A. representative

Biz: Development and production of English-language feature films.

Recent pics: “Falling,” “Connected,” “Mata Hari”

Flemish Audiovisual Fund

Handelskaai 18-B3, Brussels B-1000

Phone: (32-2) 226-0630

Fax: (32-2) 219-1936


Web site:

Contact: Luckas Vander Taelen, managing director; Hans Everaert, financial director

Biz: Supports audiovisual production in, as well as international co-productions with, Flanders.

Recent pics: “Een ander zijn geluk,” “De indringer,” “De zaak Alzheimer” (Memory of a Killer)

La Parti Production

15 rue Alfred Cluysenaar, Brussels 1060

Phone: (32-2) 534-6808

Fax: (32-2) 534-7818


Web site:

Contact: Vincent Tavier, producer; Philippe Kauffmann, manager; Adriana Piasek-Wansk, assistant producer

Biz: Produces original projects

Recent pics: “Aaltra,” “Calvaire”

Title Films

Rue des Palais, 44 bte 45, Brussels 1030

Phone: (32-2) 211-3437

Fax: (32-2) 211-3404


Web site:

Contact: Giles Daoust, chief executive officer; Magali Ruelle, production assistant; Nicolas Cornely, project coordinator

Biz: Audiovisual production company specializing in talent discovery, digital production and genre films.

Recent pics: “Last Night on Earth,” “Personal Spectator,” “Bolero”

36 Rue des Augustins, Liege 4000

Phone: (32-4) 223-1835

Fax: (32-4) 223-2171


Web site:

Contact: Jacques-Henri Bronckart, producer; Jerome Tellin, production administrator; Nicolas Sacre, production assistant

Biz: Produces short films and docus.

Recent pics: “Ultranova,” “Dans les champs de bataille”

Wallonie Bruxelles Images

18 Place Eugene Flagey, Brussels B-1050

Phone: (32-2) 223-2304

Fax: (32-2) 218-3424


Web site:

Contact: Juliette Duret, director and EFP representative; Genevieve Kinet, assistant

Biz: Official agency for the promotion of the export of the Belgian French-speaking cinema and audiovisual abroad.

Recent pics: “Gilles’ Wife,” “The Ordeal,” “L’enfant endormi”


BSB Cinema Producoes

SRTV Sul, Quadra 01, Centro Empresarial Brasilia, Bloco C, Sala 337, Brasilia, DFCEP: 70340-000

Phone: (55-61) 3223-9119

Fax: (55-61) 3321-7247


Web site:

Contact: Christian de Castro, CEO, partner/producer; Erik de Castro, director/partner; Heber Moura, technology director

Biz: Produces feature-length and short films

Recent pics: “Just a Saxophone,” “The Old Soldier’s Ballad,” “Hit Them Hard!” (Senta a Pua!)

Conspiracao Filmes

Praia de Botafogo, 228/1805-A, Rio de Janeiro 22250-040

Phone: +(55-21) 3237-1000

Fax: (55-21) 3237-1003


Web site:

Contact: Luis Noronha

Biz: Produces feature-length films (budgeted at $2 million-$3 million), documentaries, TV series and commercials.

Recent pics: “Redeemer”

Europa Filmes

Alameda Itapecuru, 320 Alphaville Barueri, SP

Phone: (55-11) 2165-1000

Fax: (55-11) 4195-2418


Web site:

Contact: Wilson Feitosa, Matteus Levi, general directors; Marco Aurelio Marcondes, cinema director

Biz: Works in film distribution market and handles theatrical and homevideo releases.

Recent pics: “Fahrenheit 9/11,” “Million Dollar Baby,” “The Grudge”

Grupo Novo de Cinema e TV

Rua Capitao Salomao 42, Humaita, CEP: 22.271-040, Rio de Janeiro

Phone: (55-21) 2539-1538

Fax: (55-21) 2266-3637


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Contact: Alfredo Calvino, sales manager; Alessandra Durso, Daniela Ribeiro, sales executives

Biz: Production company with an international distribution department that reps around 130 companies and producers in main festivals and markets.

Recent pics: “Romeo and Juliet Get Married,” “I Am Cuba: The Siberian Mammoth,” “Redeemer”

Tibet Filme

Rua Lauro Muller 116/1204, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro — RJ

Phone: (55-21) 2543-7210

Fax: (55-21) 2543-8031


Web site:

Contact: Joice Monica Faria

Biz: Provides all production services on fiction, documentary, institutional and animated movies; commercials; DVDs; videoclips; and TV programs in general.

Recent pics: “A mochila do mascate,” “O redentor”


Camera Ltd.

48 Shipka str., Sofia 1504

Phone: (359-2) 946-3865

Fax: (359-2) 846-7384


Web site:

Contact: Dimiter Gotchev, CEO-producer; Alexander Donev, marketing consultant

Biz: Full-service private cinema production company

Recent pics: “The Ships Are Full,” “Death and All the Way Back,” “Der Weihachtsbrei”


Brightlight Pictures

3500 Cornett Road, Vancouver, B.C., V5M 2G8

Phone: (604) 453-4710

Fax: (604) 453-4711


Web site:

Contact: Stephen Hegyes; Shawn Williamson

Biz: Develops, finances and produces independent feature films and television projects for the domestic and international marketplace.

Recent pics: “White Noise,” “Dungeon Siege,” “Long Weekend”

Caged Angel Films

157 Adelaide St. West, Suite 324, Toronto M5H 4E7

Phone: (647) 280-0887

Fax: (416) 703-9205


Web site:

Contact: Grace Kosaka, producer; Neil Coombs, director; Anna Lee, art director

Biz: Involved in all aspects of independent filmmaking from script development to post-production. Budgets in the $1 million-$5 million range.

Recent pics: “The Last Hit,” “Broken”

Evolution Pictures

325 W. 7th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., V5Y 1M2

Phone: (604) 876-0547

Fax: (604) 876-0541


Web site:

Contact: Evan Tylor, prexy

Biz: Film production and distribution; supports commercially viable projects in all genres.

Recent pics: “Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber,” “11:11”

IndustryWorks Distribution

325 W. 7th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., V5Y 1M2

Phone: (604) 876-0547

Fax: (604) 876-0541


Web site:

Contact: Evan Tylor, prexy; Melanie Kilgour, VP sales

Biz: International sales company

Recent pics: “Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber,” “Phil the Alien,” “11:11”

Irreverent Media

1103-1250 Comox St., Vancouver, B.C., V6E 1K8

Phone: (604) 685-8317

Fax: (604) 608-4778


Web site:

Contact: Tom O’Brien, producer

Biz: Multiplatform production company, developing and producing commercially viable feature film, television, theater and new-media assets.

Recent pics: “Gay Like Me,” “The Best Restaurant in the World Ever,” “The Light-house”

Orca Prods.

3425 W. Second Ave. Vancouver, B.C., V6R 1J3

Phone: (604) 732-9387

Fax: (604) 732-3587


Web site:

Contact: Nicholas Kendall, director-producer-prexy; Sidney Chiu, associate producer

Biz: Provides producing and directing services primarily for feature films and television movies for the international market; also options, develops and packages projects.

Recent pics: “FBI: Negotiator,” “Goose! (The Great Goose Caper),” “Mr. Rice’s Secret”

Proteus Entertainment

445 Bathurst St., Toronto, M1W 1P1

Phone: (416) 364-1202

Fax: (416) 499-6963


Contact: Rob Heydon, Simon Hardy, producers; Olivier Farcouli, associate producer

Biz: Toronto- and London-based film production company with budgets up to $10 million.

Recent pics: “The Adventures of Greyfriars Bobby,” “Go Further,” “Ecstasy”

Serendipity Point Films

9 Price St., Toronto, M4W 1Z1

Phone: (416) 960-0300

Fax: (416) 960-8656


Web site:

Contact: Robert Lantos, producer; Mark Musselman, VP, business and legal affairs; Wendy Saffer, marketing and publicity

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Where the Truth Lies,” “Being Julia”

Seville Pictures

147 St-Paul St. West, Suite 200, Montreal, H2Y 1Z5

Phone: (514) 841-1910

Fax: (514) 841-8030


Web site:

Contact: John Hamilton, co-prexy, production

Biz: Producer, distributor and international sales agent of independent feature films.

Recent pics: “Vers le sud,””La peau blanche,” “Russian Ark”


Dragon Studios

Di San Zhi Ye, Suite A802, No. 1 Jia, Shuguang Xili, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100028

Phone: (8610) 5822-0382

Fax: (8610) 5822-0383


Web site:

Contact: Peter Loehr, managing director; Er Yong, director; He Peng, director

Biz: Production services; below-the-line crew management; co-productions

Recent pics: “The Painted Veil,” “Jade Warrior”

Ming Prods.

Di San Zhi Ye, Suite A802, No. 1 Jia, Shuguang Xili, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100028

Phone: (8610) 5822-0376

Fax: (8610) 5822-0375


Contact: Peter Loehr, president-CEO; Jonah Greenberg, VP production

Biz: Film development, productions and co-productions with budgets up to $30 million.

Recent pics: “Sunflower,” “The Children of Huangshi,” “The White Phoenix”

Czech republic


Ostrovni 30, 11000 Prague 1

Phone: (420) 224-933-755

Fax: (420) 224-933-472


Web site:

Contact: Pavel Strnad, CEO; Peter Oukropec

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Wrong Side Up,” “Night Interviews”

Stillking Films

Krizeneckeho namesti 322, 15200 Prague 5

Phone: (420) 267-073-41

Fax: (420) 267-073-742


Web site:

Contact: Matthew Stillman, David Minkowski, CEOs; Pavla Burgetova

Biz: Service provider in the Czech Republic and co-production partner to inbound productions

Recent pics: “Last Holiday,” “The Illusionist”


Agat Films

52 rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud, Paris 75011

Phone: (33-1) 1 5336-3200

Fax: (33-1) 4357-6584


Web site:

Contact: Dominique Barneaud, Robert Guediguian, Patrick Sobelman, Nicolas Blanc, Blanche Guichou, Yvon Davis, producers

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Free Zone,” “Le presentiment,” “La raison du plus faible”


1 quai Gabriel-Peri, Joinville-le-Pont 94340

Phone: (33-1) 4397-6800

Fax: (33-1) 4397-6801


Contact: Patrick Godeau, prexy; Francoise Galfre, managing director; Francine Lesage, production assistant

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Camping,” “La comedie du pouvoir”


13 rue Jean Mermoz, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 5669-2600

Fax: (33-1) 4563-8337


Web site:

Contact: Laurent Peti, prexy; Michele Halberstadt, VP; Eric Vicente, director of distribution; Claudia Rae-Colombani, director of international sales

Biz: Production, acquisition, distribution

Recent pics: “Essaie-moi,” “Ole!”

La Chauve Souris

40 rue de Paradis, Paris 75010

Phone: (33-1) 4483-0227

Fax: (33-1) 4483-0414


Contact: Eric Neve, producer

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Le Sheitan”

Cine B

21 rue Francois 1er, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 7172-3131

Fax: (33-1) 4359-1382


Contact: Philippe Carcassonne, prexy

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Entre ses mains”


155 rue du Faubourg-Saint-Antoine, Paris 75011

Phone: (33-1) 5346-6666

Fax: (33-1) 5346-6229


Web site:

Contact: Michel Saint-Jean, prexy; Karin Beyens, director of distribution

Biz: Production, distribution

Recent pics: “The Son,” “L’enfer,” “Lemming”

Europa Corp.

137 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 5383-0303

Fax: (33-1) 5383-0304


Web site:

Contact: Luc Besson, prexy; Pierre-Ange Le Pogam, managing director; Gregoire Melin, director of international sales

Biz: Production, acquisition, international sales, distribution

Recent pics: “Bandidas,” “The Transporter 2,” “Arthur and the Minimoys”

Les Films du Losange

22 avenue Pierre-1er-de-Serbie, Paris 75116

Phone: (33-1) 4443-8710

Fax: (33-1) 4952-0640


Web site:

Contact: Margaret Menegoz, managing director; Regine Vial, director of distribution; Daniela Elstner, director of international sales

Biz: Production, distribution, international sales

Recent pics: “Aurore,” “Gentille,” “Un fil a la patte”

Flach Film

12 rue Lincoln, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 5669-3838

Fax: (33-1) 5669-3841


Web site:

Contact: Jean-Francois Lepetit, president; Maire-Agnes Brossaud, financial director

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Une vieille maitresse,” “La vie est a nous”


30 avenue Charles-de-Gaulle, Neuilly-sur-Seine 92200

Phone: (33-1) 4643-2000

Fax: (33-1) 4643-2033

Web site:

Contact: Nicolas Seydoux, prexy; Franck Chorot, deputy managing director; Sidonie Dumas, producer

Biz: Production, acquisition, international sales, distribution, exhibition

Recent pics: “La doublure,” “Pars vite et reviens tard,” “The Science of Sleep”

Gemini Films

34 boulevard de Sebastopol, Paris 75004

Phone: (33-1) 4454-1717

Fax: (33-1) 4454-9666


Web site:

Contact: Paulo Branco, prexy; Juan Manuel Torres, international sales; Raoul Perruzi, director of production

Biz: Production, international sales, distribution

Recent pics: “De particulier a particulier,” “Orlando Vargas,” “Transe”

Haut et Court

38 rue des Martyrs, Paris 75009

Phone: (33-1) 5531-2727

Fax: (33-1) 5531-2728


Web site:

Contact: Simon Arnal-Szlovak, Barbara Letellier, producers; Laurence Petit, director of distribution

Biz: Production, distribution

Recent pics: “Les poils du pinceau,” “Vers le sud”


5 rue Darcet, Paris 75017

Phone: (33-1) 5304-4100

Fax: (33-1) 5304-4101


Web site:

Contact: Adeline Lecallier, prexy; Stephanie Carreras, Alain Rocca, producers

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Marock”


5 rue Lincoln, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 5389-1900

Fax: (33-1) 4563-1766

Contact: Alain Goldman, prexy

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Animal”


68 rue de la Folie Mericourt, Paris 75011

Phone: (33-1) 5830-8030

Fax: (33-1) 5830-8040


Contact: Eric Altmayer, managing director; Nicolas Altmayer, Isabelle Grellat, producers

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Ma vie en l’air,” “Brice de Nice”

Metropolitan Filmexport/Davis Films

116 bis, avenue des Champs-Elysees, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 5659-2320

Fax: (33-1) 5659-2310

Web site:

Contact: Samuel Hadida, Victor Hadida, co-prexies; Claude Albouze, production manager

Biz: Production, acquisition, distribution

Recent pics: “Domino,” “Silent Hill,” “The Gypsy’s Curse”


55 rue Traversiere, Paris 75012

Phone: (33-1) 4467-3000

Fax: (33-1) 4341-3230


Web site:

Contact: Marin Karmitz, prexy; Marc-Antoine Pineau, director of distribution; Florence Stern, international sales

Biz: Production, acquisition, international sales, distribution, exhibition

Recent pics: “Cindy the Doll Is Mine,” “Mon ange,” “Tzameti”


41 rue de la Tour d’Auvergne, Paris 75009

Phone: (33-1) 5320-4720

Fax: (33-1) 5320-4721


Web site:

Contact: Christophe Rossignon, prexy; Benoit Jaubert, Eve Machuel, producers

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Merry Christmas”

Ocean Films

40 avenue Marceau, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 5662-3030

Fax: (33-1) 5662-3040


Web site:

Contact: Jean Hernandez, managing director; Thierry Decourcelle, director of acquisitions

Biz: Production, acquisition, distribution

Recent pics: “2046”

Pan Europeenne

26 rue des Carmes, Paris 75005

Phone: (33-1) 5310-4250

Fax: (33-1) 5310-4269


Web site:

Contact: Philippe Godeau, prexy; Nathalie Gastaldo, producer; Emilien Bignon, international sales

Biz: Production, international sales

Recent pics: “Combien tu m’aimes?,” “La comedie du pouvoir,” “L’homme de sa vie”


10 rue Lincoln, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 4076-9100

Fax: (33-1) 4563-5860

Web site:

Contact: Claude Berri, producer; Richard Pezet, managing director; Paul Rassam, director of co-productions

Biz: Production, acquisition, distribution, international sales, exhibition

Recent pics: “Enter the Void,” “Jacquou le croquant,” “La moustache”

La Petite Reine

20 rue de Saint-Petersbourg, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 4490-7390

Fax: (33-1) 4490-7399

Contact: Thomas Langmann, producer

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Indigenes”


5 rue du Chevalier Saint-George, Paris 75008

Phone: (33-1) 4020-1360

Fax: (33-1) 4296-0590


Web site:

Contact: Fabienne Vonier, prexy; Laurent Champoussin, director of production; Margot Grenier, production assistant

Biz: Production, acquisition, international sales, distribution

Recent pics: “Bebe,” “Geisha”

Studio Canal

1 Place du Spectacle, Issy-les Moulineaux 92863

Phone: (33-1) 7135-3535

Fax: (33-1) 7135-1198

Web site:

Contact: Frederic Sichler, managing director; Muriel Sauzay, director of international sales; Isabelle Sauvanon, director of communications

Biz: Co-production, international sales, distribution

Recent pics: “Fauteuils d’orchestre,” “Le petit lieutenant,” “Selon Charlie”


44 rue Chaptal, Levallois-Perret 92300

Phone: (33-1) 4149-6000

Fax: (33-1) 4149-6049

Contact: Charles Gassot, prexy; Dominique Brunner, producer; Beatrice Merimee, director of communications

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “L’hypocondriaque”


24 avenue Charles de Gaulle, Neuilly-sur-Seine Cedex 92522

Phone: (33-1) 4640-4447

Fax: (33-1) 4637-7321

Web site:

Contact: Brigitte Maccioni, managing director, Yves Attal, Said Ben Said, producers

Biz: Production, acquisition, international sales, distribution, exhibition

Recent pics: “Le concile de Pierre,” “Le heros de la famille”


14 avenue Claude Vellefaux, Paris 75010

Phone: (33-1) 4239-0592

Fax: (33-1) 4239-0655


Contact: Aissa Djabri, Farid Lahouassa, producers

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “Man to Man”

Wild Bunch

99 rue de la Verrerie, Paris 75004

Phone: (33-1) 5301-5020

Fax: (33-1) 5301-5049

Web site:

Contact: Alain de la Mata; Vincent Maraval; Juliette Renaud

Biz: Entertainment distribution and production services company.

Recent pics: “Land of the Dead,” “Nomad”


Bavaria Film

Bavariafilmpl. 7, 82031 Geiselgasteig

Phone: +49 (0) 89-6499-2872

Fax: +49 (0) 89-6499-3143


Web site:

Contact: Uschi Reich, managing director

Biz: Theatrical feature production, co-production and distribution

Recent pics: “TKKG und die raetselhafte Mind-Machine,” “Die wilden Huehner” (The Wild Chickens), “Off Beat”

Boje Buck

Kurfuerstendamm 226, 10719 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0) 30-8859-130

Fax: +49 (0) 30-8859-1315


Web site:

Contact: Claus Boje, managing director

Biz: Theatrical feature production and co-production

Recent pics: “Berlin Blues,” “Knallhart,” “NVA”


Herzog-Wilhelm-Strasse 27, 80331 Munich

Phone: +49 (0) 89-231-1010

Fax: +49 (0) 89-263-385


Web site:

Contact: Thomas Woebke, Jakob Claussen, Uli Putz, managing directors

Biz: Theatrical feature production and co-production

Recent pics: “13 Semester,” “Vier Toechter,” “Sommersturm”

Constantin Film

Kaiserstrasse 39, 80801 Munich

Phone: +49 (0) 89-386-090

Fax: +49 (0) 89-386-9242


Web site:

Contact: Martin Moszkowicz, managing director

Biz: Theatrical feature and television production

Recent pics: “The White Masai,” “Siegfried,” “Perfume”

Egoli Tossell Film

Torstrasse 164, 10115 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0) 30-246-5650

Fax: +49 (0) 30-246-565-24


Web site:

Contact: Jens Meurer, Judy Tossell, co-CEOs/producers; Oliver Damian, producer

Biz: Theatrical feature and docu production and co-production

Recent pics: “Shooting Dogs,” “Almost Heaven,” “Mouth to Mouth”

Medienfonds German Film Prods.

Griegstrassee 14a, 14193 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0) 30-8959-970

Fax: +49 (0) 30-8959-9735


Web site:

Contact: David Groenewold, CEO

Biz: Produces, develops, finances and distributes low-budget to midlevel films and telepics

Recent pics: “Balls” (Maenner wie wir), “Der Wixxer,” “Der Schatz der weissen Falken”

Rat Pack

Jagdstrasse 3, 80639 Munich

Phone: +49 (0) 89-1211-48700

Fax: +49 (0) 89-1211-48777


Web site:

Contact: Anita Schneider, CEO; Christian Becker, CEO/producer

Biz: Theatrical feature and TV movie production and co-production

Recent pics: “Der Wixxer,” “Hui Buh — The Castle Ghost”

Studio Hamburg

Jenfelder Allee 80, 22039 Hamburg

Phone: +49 (0) 40-6688-4846

Fax: +49 (0) 40-6688-4866


Web site:

Contact: Sytze ban der Laan, CEO; Malte Grunert, Ronald Kruschak, producers

Biz: Theatrical feature production in all genres. Budgets range from $5 million-$20 million.

Recent pics: “The Three Investigators and the Secret of Skeleton Island,” “The Conclave,” “Hellion”

VIP Medienfonds

Bavariafilmpl. 7, 82031 Gruenwald

Phone: +49 (0) 89-189-480

Fax: +49 (0) 89-189-48111


Web site:

Contact: Andreas Schmid, CEO

Biz: Private media fund produces and co-produces domestic and international theatrical features and TV movies.

Recent pics: “All the King’s Men,” “Ask the Dust,” “The Upside of Anger”

Wueste Filmproduktion

Schulterblatt 58, 20357 Hamburg

Phone: +49 (0) 40-431-7060

Fax: +49 (0) 40-430-0012


Web site:

Contact: Ralph Schwingel, Stefan Schubert, co-CEOs/producers

Biz: Theatrical feature production and co-production

Recent pics: “Head-On,” “Kebab Connection,” “Emma’s Glueck”

X Filme Creative Pool

Buelowstrasse 90, 10783 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0) 30-230-83311

Fax: +49 (0) 30-230-83322


Web site:

Contact: Stefan Arndt, Manuela Stehr, Maria Koepf, CEOs/producers

Biz: Theatrical feature production and co-production

Recent pics: “Go for Zucker!,” “Agnes and His Brothers,” “Der Rote Kakadu”


Eurofilm Studio

Rona utca 174, Budapest 1145

Phone: (36-1) 252-5069

Fax: (36-1) 251-3986


Contact: Peter Miskolczi

Biz: Service company; co-production partner; active in making domestic film production

Recent pics: “Copying Beethoven,” “A Velvet Side of Hell,” “After the Day Before”

Hungarian Film Connection

Andrassy ut 12, Budapest 1061

Phone: (36-1) 473-4700

Fax: (36-1) 473-4301


Web site:

Contact: Laszlo Sipos, Ildiko Kemeny

Biz: Casting; location scouting; co-production partner

Recent pics: “Brother Cadfael,” “Spy Game”

Mafilm Studios

Rona utca 174, Budapest 1145

Phone: (36-1) 252-2870

Fax: (36-1) 252-2870


Web site:

Contact: Andrea Hodi, Tamas Tolmar

Biz: Owner of studio infrastructure, major service company, co-production partner

Recent pics: “I Spy,” “Spy Game,” “Jakob the Liar”

Skyfilm Studio

Huvosvolgyi ut 35, Budapest H-1026

Phone: (36-1) 275-3066

Fax: (36-1) 275-3069


Web site:

Contact: Agnes Havas, Gabor Herendi

Biz: Service company for feature films; also active in commercial production, domestic films and TV production

Recent pics: “A Kind of America,” “Hungarian Vagabond”

Stern Film Studio & Media Center

Bihari Janos utca 1, Pomaz 2013

Phone: (36-30) 683-2915

Fax: (36-26) 325-408


Web site:

Contact: Amy Szabados, Robert Szabados

Biz: Owner of studio infrastructure, service company, media arts school, newly launched service scheduled for opening in late 2005

Recent pics: “Eregan”


Element Films

21 Mespil Road, Dublin 4

Phone: (353-1) 618-5032

Fax: (353-1) 664-3737


Web site:

Contact: Ed Guiney, producer; Andrew Lowe, business executive

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “The Wind That Shakes the Barley,” “Lassie,” “Isolation”

Irish Film Board

Rockfort House, St. Augustine Street, Galway

Phone: (353-91) 561-398

Fax: (353-91) 561-405


Web site:

Contact: Mark Woods, CEO; Teresa McGrane, head of business affairs; Brendan McCarthy, head of production and development

Biz: Ensures the continuity of production and availability of Irish films to Irish and international audiences.

Recent pics: “The Wind That Shakes the Barley,” “Tara Road,” “Johnny Was”



Via della Frezza 59, Rome 00186

Phone: (39-06) 367-201

Fax: (39-06) 367-2050


Web site:

Contacts: Riccardo Tozzi, prexy; Giovanni Stabilini, CEO; Marco Chimenz, executive VP

Biz: Independent theatrical producer

Recent pics: “Crime Novel” (Romanzo criminale), “Dark Sea” (Mare Buio), “The Beast in the Heart” (La bestia nel cuore)

Cecchi Gori Group

Via dei Confini 236, Campi Bisenzio 50010

Phone: (39-06) 3247-2285

Fax: (39-06) 3247-2304


Web site:

Contacts: Vittorio Cecchi Gori, managing director; Gianni Nunnari, foreign office chief; Leandro Pesci, head of distribution

Biz: Production and distribution

Recent pics: “Cose da pazzi,” “Il processo del secolo,” “La Scorta 2”


Via Ajaccio 12b, Rome 00198

Phone: (39-06) 9774-5012

Fax: (39-06) 9774-5030


Web site:

Contacts: Domenico Procacci, producer-distributor; Gianluca Pignataro, head of acquisitions; Fabrizio Grosoli, documentary producer

Biz: Feature film production and distribution

Recent pics: “The Golden Gate,” “L’amico di famiglia,” “Parlami d’amore”


Via XXIV Maggio 14, Rome 00187

Phone: (39-06) 699-581

Fax: (39-06) 6995-8410


Web site:

Contacts: Aurelio De Laurentiis, producer; Giovanna Fulvi, head of acquisitions; Maurizio Amati, general manager; Francesca Cualbu, marketing

Biz: Production, distribution

Recent pics: “Tutto in quella notte,” “L’oscura immensita della morte,” “My Best Enemy”

Istituto Luce

Via Tuscolana 1055, Rome 00173

Phone: (39-06) 729-921

Fax: (39-06) 722-1127


Web site:


Asmik Ace Entertainment

6-1-24 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8553

Phone: (81-3) 5413-4353

Fax: (81-3) 5413-2843


Web site:

Contact: Masao Teshima, Shinji Ogawa, Joe Ikeda

Biz: Production, distribution and co-financing of pictures in $1 million-$3 million range. House producers usually are


Recent pics: “Yaji and Kita — The Midnight Pilgrims,” “La maison de Himiko,” “Until the Lights Come Back”

Shochiku Co.

4-1-1, Tsukiji, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo 104-8422

Phone: (81-3) 5550-1623

Fax: (81-3) 5550-1654


Web site:

Contact: Takeo Hisamatsu, managing director, production; Masaki Koga, head of international business division;

Kazunori Moriguchi, acquisitions manager

Biz: Feature film and television production; theatrical distribution of Japanese and foreign motion pictures;

worldwide sales; exhibition; DVD and homevideo distribution.

Recent pics: “Shinobi,” “Mobile Suit Z Gundam,” “Fullmetal Alchemist: Conqueror of Shamballa”


Alameda Films

Avenida Presidente Masaryk 490, Tercer Piso, Colonia Polanco-Palmitas, Mexico City, CP 11560

Phone: (52-55) 1055-2333

Fax: (52-55) 5280-8952


Web site:

Contact: Alfredo Ripstein, CEO; Daniel Birman Ripstein, senior VP

Biz: Production

Recent pics: “El nacimiento de una pasion”


Tamaulipas 150, 16th Floor, B Tower, Colonia Condesa, Mexico City 06140

Phone: (52-55) 3096 0202

Web site:

Contact: Nicolas Rubio; Richard Ham

Biz: Producer and distributor of Mexican films and some international pickups. Budget films under $2 million for local


Recent pics: “Al otro lado,” “American Visa,” “Mujer alabastrina”

Kinema Films de Mexico

Millet 65, Col. Insurgentes Mixcoac, Mexico City 03740

Phone: (52-55) 5611-1116, 5135-1605

Fax: (52-55) 5615-1029


Web site:

Contact: Jose Ludlow, CEO; Alberto Rebollo, VP development; Laura Fernandez, VP financing

Biz: Feature film, TV, commercials and video production company; also provides production services and enters into co

-productions of feature films and TV.

Recent pics: “The Librarian,” “Fidel”

Producciones Odeon

Rio Mixcoac 206-62B, Colonia Acacias, D.F. 03240

Phone: (52-55) 5280-8615

Fax: (52-55) 5280-8610


Contact: Eva Lopez-Sanchez, company director

Biz: Producing dramas and docus; co-productions

Recent pics: “3.3,” “Tarde en la noche,” “Bano de mujeres”

Warner Bros. Pictures Mexico

Benito Juarez #7, Col. El Carmen, Coyoacan, Mexico City, C.P. 04100

Phone: (52-55) 5339-0597

Fax: (52-55) 5339-0599


Contact: Leonardo Zimbron, director of local production

Biz: The WB office for distribution, acquisitions and co-productions for local-language film projects.


1More Film Distribution

Meeuwenlaan 98-100, 1021 JL Amsterdam

Phone: (31) 20-635-3017

Fax: (31) 20-635-3249


Web site:

Contact: Wallie Polle, Suzan van der Veen

Biz: Feature films

Recent pics: “A Tout de Suite,” “Dear Frankie,” “Land of Plenty”

A-Film Distribution

Meeuwenlaan 98-100, 1021 JL Amsterdam; P.O. Box 37743, 1030 BG Amsterdam

Phone:(31) 20-344-5144

Fax:(31) 20-344-5145


Web site:

Contact: Jan Maarten, Pim Hermeling

Biz: Feature films

Recent pics: “As It Is in Heaven,” “She Hate Me,” “Millions”

Augustus Film

Plantage Parklaan 9, 1018 SR Amsterdam

Phone: (31) 20-622-1266

Fax: (31) 20-420-2574


Web site:

Contact: Hany Abu Assad

Biz: Feature film and doc production

Recent pics: “Paradise Now,” “Ford Transit,” “Rana’s Wedding”


Frederiksplein 43, 1017 XL Amsterdam

Phone:(31) 20-524-4030

Fax: (31) 20-524-4040


Web site:

Contact: Burny Bos, Michiel de Rooij, Sabine Veenendaal

Biz: Film/TV production for kids and families

Recent pics: “Pluk and his Tow Truck,” “Yes Nurse! No Nurse!”

Egmond Film & Television

Potgieterstraat 38, Amsterdam 1053

Phone: (31) 20-589-0909

Fax: (31) 20-589-0901


Web site:

Contact: Hans de Weers, producer; Ian Ginn, producer; Esther Wouda, development executive

Biz: Independent film producers with extensive European co-production network; film financing; production services;

script-to-screen and project development.

Recent pics: “Eric in the Land of Insects,” “Bluebird,” “Johan”

Sarphatikade 12, 1017 WV Amsterdam

Phone:(31) 20-530-4700

Fax: (31) 20-530-4701


Web site:

Contact: Hugo Klaassen

Biz: Liaison between film producers and investors for tax-break scheme

Recent pics: “Wild Romance”

Fintage Film & TV

Stationsweg 32, Leiden 2312 AV

Phone: (31-71) 565-9999

Fax: (31-71) 565-9960


Web site:

Contact: Robbert Aarts, co-CEO; Said Boudarga, managing director, international distribution; Maarten Melchior,

managing director

Biz: A globally operating boutique entertainment company; services include international licensing and distribution,

collection account management, music publishing and secondary rights collection.

Fintage Film & TV Fortissimo Films

Veemarkt 77-79, Amsterdam 1019 DA

Phone: (31-20) 627-3215

Fax: (31-20) 626-1155


Web site:

Contact: Wouter Barendrecht, Michael J. Werner, co-chairs; Nicole Mackey, senior VP, international sales

Biz International film, television and video sales organization specializing in production, presentation, promotion and

distribution of innovative feature films

Recent pics: “Seven Swords,” “Mad Hot Ballroom,” “Queens”

Fu Works

P.O. Box 37743, 1030 BG Amsterdam

Phone: (31) 20-344-5144/60

Fax: (31) 20-635-3060


Web site:

Contact: San Fu Maltha

Biz: Film, docus, shorts, production, distribution.

Recent pics: “2 Fast 2 Furious,” “Horseless Prince”

Il Luster Prods.

Herenweg 45, 3513 CB Utrecht

Phone/fax: (31) 30-240-0768


Web site:

Contact: Arnoud Rijken, Michiel Snijders, Josy-Marien Jansen

Biz: Animated film and series production

Recent pics: “Barcode,” “Vent,” “Bek”

Kasander Film Co.

Westewagenstraat 66, 6th floor, 3011 AT Rotterdam

Phone: (31) 10-433-3043

Fax: (31) 10-433-3061


Web site:

Contact: Kees Kasander

Biz: European co-productions

Recent pics: “The Tulse Luper Suitcases,” “Ken Park”

Memphis Features

Maliebaan 77, 3581 CG Utrecht

Phone: (31) 30-233-2023

Fax: (31) 30-231-0409


Web site:

Contact: Sherman De Jesus, Cecile Van Eijk

Biz: Features, docus, and distribution

Recent pics: “Souls of Naples,” “Boy Ecury”

Motel Films

Meeuwenlaan 98-100, 1021 JL Amsterdam

Phone: (31) 20-638-6095

Fax:(31) 20-620-0785


Web site:

Contact: Francs van Gestel, Jeroen Beker

Biz: Feature films, TV dramas and docus

Recent pics: “Paradise Girls,” “In Orange,” “Phileine Says Sorry”

NL Prods./Nijenhuis & De Levita Film & TV

Emmalaan 21, 1075 AT Amsterdam

Phone:(31) 20-574-7626

Fax:(31) 20-574-7627


Web site:

Contact: Alain de Levita, Johan Nijenhuis, Saskia van Berg

Biz: Feature films, TV, mobile, internet content

Recent pics: “Zoop in Africa,” “Ellis in Glamourland,” “Floris”

Pieter Van Hustee Film

Noordermarkt 37-39, 1015 NA Amsterdam

Phone:(31) 20-421-0606

Fax:(31) 20-638-6255


Web site:

Biz: Mainly docus; some feature films

Shooting Star Film Co.

Prinsengracht 546, 1017 KK Amsterdam

Phone:(31) 20-624-7272

Fax: (31) 20-626-8533


Web site:

Contact: Hans Pos, Dave Schram, Maria Peters

Biz: Feature films and corporate films

Recent pics: “Peter Bell I and II,” “Little Crumb,” “Left Luggage”

SND Films

P.O. Box 15703, 1001 NE Amsterdam

Phone:(31) 20-404-0707

Fax: (31) 20-404-0708


Web site:

Contact: Sydney Neter

Biz: Film and TV

Recent pics: “Based on a True Story,” “Beachy Head”

Staccato Films

Sumatrakade 611, 1019 PS Amsterdam

Phone: (31) 20-419-0404

Fax:(31) 20-419-0505


Web site:

Contact: Emjay Rechsteiner

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