Viru Film Fund is based in the Eastern region of Estonia, known for its large-scale industrial and mining infrastructure, but also swathes of untouched natural habitats. The distance from the capital Tallinn is 160 kilometres, from St Petersburg 200 kilometres, and from Riga 400 kilometres. Viru Film Fund co-funds feature films, documentaries, TV series and music videos filmed in Ida-Viru county in the amount of up to 40% of local costs.
Applications for co-funding are welcome from Europe and Russia.
A local partner is required.
The applications are accepted from February 10 to October 31.
Decisions are made within 30 days.
The fund’s capacity is 200 000€.