Financial support measures to mitigate the influence of COVID-19 virus outbreak within the cultural and audiovisual sector in Estonia are coordinated by the Ministry of Culture. The office of the Danish Film Institute is closed since final week and till 14th of April, and employees are working from home. In cooperation with the Ministry of Culture, the Fund is currently working on a plan of automatic support and the rise of its budget. Together with the Audiovisual Producers’ Association, the Fund offers legal assistance to all film business workers regarding the supporting packages and monetary help from the federal government.
Immediately after the onset of the emergency measures, we’ve, in cooperation with filmmakers, established the project All (movies) at home, which provides free entry to Slovenian films on a weekly foundation. It is postponed to grant non-reimbursable financial support for the operation of the art cinema, until the state of … Read More