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Film Grants


3-month Work grant for film-makers incl. accommodation and working place in Villach. Open to international filmmakers, open to all genres and stages.

Deadline: 31st March 2024

The province of Carinthia in cooperation with the city of Villach awards again a scholarship for film endowed with € 3.600,- (€ 1.200,- / month), including residential opportunity and working place in Villach for three months (July, August, September).

This grant aims to give film-makers the opportunity to establish lasting contacts with the local film scene and ideally realise a project. Apart from the accommodation and work placement, the existing local network provides the best possible support. The results of the work completed during the three-month period will be presented at the K3 Film Festival.

Eligible for the grant are:
• Production of a short, documentary, art or animation film
• Film script or material development (open for all formats)

Eligible applicants include aspiring as well as established film-makers. The submitted projects do not have to be realized completely during the three-month period. It is also possible to complete a previously started project. Completed projects cannot be taken into account.

You can find further information here:

Application Form:

For any questions please contact the team of K3 Film Festival at


The development grant has a runtime of six months (July until December) and is endowed with € 5,250 (€ 875 per month). This grant is aimed to projects with a VERY STRONG REFERENCE to Carinthia.

Eligible for the grant are:
• the development of a film project (script or story development)
• the finalisation of a script

Eligible are filmmakers that are born or work in Carinthia or whose personality/works have a significant reference to Carinthia.

Application deadline: 30 April 2024

You can find further here:
(unfortunately German only)

For any questions or even help with the German form please contact the team of K3 Film Festival at

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