Co-producing with the Iris Group enables a producer to raise financing in the five European countries where our Group operates.

The Iris Group has its own production companies in Luxembourg, France, Belgium, the UK and Germany. It finances its co-productions with the following financing tools:

In Luxembourg
Iris Productions

The “Aide Financière Sélective” or “AFS” (Selective Finance Subsidy) is part of the National Support Scheme of the Luxembourg Film Fund which is governed by the Ministry of Communications and Media.
Company’s own equity

In France
Rezo Films, Rezo Productions

National subsidies (CNC) and regional subsidies
Pre-sales
Minimum Guarantee for national distribution: Rezo Films and Drimage
Financial (SOFICA, etc.)
Company’s own equity

In United Kingdom
Iris UK

National subsidies (BFI) and regional subsidies
Pre-sales
Minimum Guarantee for distribution
Financial (Equity deals, etc.)
Company’s own equity

In Belgium
Iris Films

Regional subsidies (Wallimage, Wallimage/Bruxellimage, Ministry of the French Community of Belgium)
Tax-Shelter
Pre-sales
Minimum Guarantee for distribution
Company’s own equity

In Germany
Iris Productions Deutschland

National subsidies (FFA, DFFF) and regional subsidies (Förderungen der Bundesländer)
Pre-sales
Minimum Guarantee for distribution
Financial (Equity deal, etc.)
Company’s own equity