Regular Fund

For the experienced film maker

The Regular Fund is for those who already have experience of film making and who have achieved a basic level that enables them to deliver the project.

Application Demands

  • Deadline: Mid-February, Mid-May, Mid-August and Mid-November
  • Support: Max 20,000 DKK + production equipment and facilities
  • Procedure: Submit an application via the form on this page.
  • The application is assessed on the submission date of the deadline. There are no meetings with the applicant until the external consultant has made a decision
  • The grant committee consists of  an external consultant – there are new consultants on each round
  • The meeting with the external consultant is usually held within four weeks from the submission deadline
  • At the grant meeting, projects that receive funding are selected and the amount of aid is determined
  • Approximately four weeks after the application deadline, Odense Film Workshop sends a reply to the applicants
  • In this reply, we invite you to a development meeting along with the  feedback from the external consultant
  • The external consultant justify his/her commitment or rejection – but all communication takes place with Odense Film Workshop’s own consultants

Application Form

Submit the application form online – it is saved through out. All attachments must be uploaded as a single PDF file at the end of the application form.

Please note that you are asked to upload a short video/vlog of the director stating what he/she wants to examine with the project.

NB: The application must be received by 12 noon at the latest on deadline day.

All attachments must be uploaded as a single PDF file at the end of the application form.

  • Description of the story world
  • Treatment or screenplay
  • Mood board / visual style
  • Technical considerations
  • Budget
  • Opt.: A financing plan
  • Opt.: A distribution plan

Please note 

  • We don’t support projects that are already in production
  • You have to be a Danish resident or have a Danish co-producer to be considered for support
  • You can’t apply more than one workshop per quarter/application round
  • Economical support from Odense Film Workshop can’t be used to cover salaries for crew or rental of camera/lenses from miscellaneous rental companies.
  • We recommend that you book a preparation meeting where we discuss your application to strengthen it together for the external consultant


We pay attention to:

  • How the project develops your talent
  • The quality of the story
  • That the project contributes to the film environment on Funen – e.g. by:
    • using crew that lives on Funen
    • that the applicant lives on Funen
    • shooting the film on Funen

Download templates

Download templates to help you with your budget or the planning of the production. You’ll also find some guidance on premise and structure regarding the short film format.