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Argentina has entered the Euroimages Cultural Support Fund, announced the president of INCAA, Ralph Haiek, during the Cannes Film Festival, sorrunded by Viviana Dirolli, INCAA, Benjamin Domenech, executive producer at Rei Cine, Roberto Olla, executive director of Eurimages, Luis Scalella, producer, and Fernando Juan Lima, VP of INCAA the mentioned pact will help both countries to expand the international trade of cinNeuquen Jujuy ematographic industry. Cordoba Another recent key news 4% announced by Haiek at the 4% 4% Rio Negro Cannes Film Festival has 8% been the entry of Argentina at Euroimages: it is the 42% City of first Latin AmeriBuenos Aires 15% Misiones can partner that is part of this fund 23% of cultural support of the European Council of Province €25 million. The of Buenos Aires country joined as Source: SICA/INCAA an associate member of the Eurimages Cultural this deal, they intend to bring Canada’s Support Fund, and became the first Latin audiovisual productions to take place in American partner, among 37 countries in Argentina. Europe plus Canada, of the body that proINCAA and CMF are going to establish motes independent film and provides fia program with the purpose of creating nancial support for feature films, animatelevision projects and multimedia plattions and documentaries. forms in order to amalgamate Argentina Haiek indicated: ‘We are proud of this and Canada cultures. In addition to this, achievement: the Council of Eurimages ARGENTINA: SHOOTING DISTRIBUTION, BY REGIONS (1Q 2019)

unanimously accepted our cinema, which means a lot because it opens possibilities for co-production and cooperation with all the member countries. It is a great impulse to strengthen our industry and its link and presence throughout the world’. The executive director of Eurimages, Roberto Olla, added that he was ‘very excited about the entry of Argentina to Eurimages, because it is a country that has enormous cinematic potential’. With this enty, Argentina has the same attributions as the members with full rights, except for decisions regarding the Fund’s policy. Created in 1988 with headquarters in Strasbourg, France, Eurimages is a fund of €25 million that has developed four financing programs: assistance for coproduction, distribution, movie theaters and support for the digitization of funded projects. It is composed of 37 European countries, with Canada and now also Argentina as the only non-European countries that are part of the Fund. Among other activities, Eurimages has developed the program “Aiming for 50/50 for 2020”, a policy of promotion for gender equality in the productive chain of the audiovisual industry. It is conducted by an Administrative Board composed of a representative of each Member State.

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The series Secreto bien guardado was the winner of the TV and Other Medias contest and had an exclusive premier on CINE.AR TV on April 15, and it is also available at CINE. AR PLAY. WWW.PRENSARIO.TV

4x4, coproduction with Spain, has been the top argentine movie in cinemas during the 1Q of 2019, and expresses the good moment of the national production, which grew 19% in the first three month of the year

1Q 2018 Fiction Movies

1Q 2019 Digital Documentaries

Source: Observatorio de la Industria Audiovisual Argentina/INCAA

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