- Deadline: 07-05-2021 00:00
- Opportunity for: Publishing, film and television production companies
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation promotes the distribution of publications and cinematographic works abroad by offering incentives for translation and dubbing or subtitling.
The Farnesina provides two types of financial incentives:
- Contributions for the translation of an unpublished work and for the production, dubbing and subtitling of short and feature films and television series;
- Awards for works already translated.
Applications are open annually and submitted to the Italian Cultural Institutes or, in countries where there is no Institute, to the local Diplomatic Missions, according to the procedures established by the Call for Applications.
The application form for awards and grants for 2021 is available to download at the bottom of this notice.
The deadline for submitting applications is 7 May 2021.
Further information can be found at the Italian Cultural Institutes or at the Diplomatic Missions abroad.
On 8 July 2021, the meeting of the Advisory Working Group for the Promotion of Italian Culture and Language – Publishing and Audiovisual Media Section – was held to assign for the financial year 2021 the contributions and awards for the dissemination of Italian books abroad and for the translation of literary and scientific works, as well as for the production, dubbing and subtitling of short films and feature-length films and television series. The minutes of the meeting and the results of the selection are available on www.esteri.it.