Portuguese Film Fund 2018

The Portuguese Film Fund returns in 2018, and will continue to support Portuguese films in post-production, directed by Portuguese filmmakers or foreign directors with Portuguese residency.

The partners of the Fund are Fundação GDA, Universidade Lusófona (ULHT), Digital Mix Música e Imagem and Walla Collective.

Between 28th and 29th of April, the eight selected projects are going to be pitched to an international jury, composed by Joana Barra Vaz (Filmmaker / Musician, Portugal) Peter Taylor (Director of the Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival, United Kingdom) and Victor Paz Morandeira (Film critic and Programmer at CGAI – Filmoteca de Galicia, the regional cinematheque of Galicia, Spain).

The final decision is known the following day.

Selected projects

A Casa, Madalena Fragoso, Margarida Meneses
A Dança do Cipreste, Mariana Caló, Francisco Queimadela
A Ilha Invisível, Rui Almeida Paiva
De volta (Back Home), Venice Atienza
Entre Leiras, Cláudia do Carmo Pereira Ribeiro
Katabatik Fisherman, Dean Radovanovic
Lusitanian Ghosts, André Miranda
Pedra do Medo, Patricia Black


Supported projects:

A CASA by Madalena Fragoso and Margarida Meneses
Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias (ULHT): €1.500 for a documentary.

A ILHA INVISÍVEL by Rui Almeida Paiva (Cedro Plátano)
A CASA by Fragoso and Margarida Meneses
Digital Mix Música e Imagem: sound post-production

A DANÇA DO CIPRESTE by Mariana Caló and Francisco Queimadela
A ILHA INVISÍVEL by Rui Almeida Paiva (Cedro Plátano)
Fundação GDA: original music creation

PEDRA DO MEDO by Patrícia Black (Fratura Filmes)
Walla Collective: image and sound post-prodcution.


Contact: Carlota Gonçalves (fundo@indielisboa.com)