Co-production Treaty between
Austria & Canada

Project Type | sign in to Olffi

Sign Date | 11 June 1999

In force | 18 May 2005

Activity | Production

Min Participation | sign in to Olffi

Versioning | sign in to Olffi


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Specific Conditions

  • Creative, artistic and technical participation must be proportional, in principle, to the financial participation of each coproducer.
  • All participants in the coproduction must have Austrian citizenship or the nationality of a member state of the European Economic Area or citizens or permanent residents of Canada. The participation of third-party country performers is permitted, subject to agreement between the competent authorities.
  • Live action shooting and animation works must, in principle, be carried out either in Canada or in Austria. Location shooting, exterior or interior, in a third-party country, are allowed, if the script or action so requires and if technicians from the coproducing countries take part in the shooting.
  • Lab work in a third-party country if technically impossible in the coproducing countries may be permitted.
  • Twinning arrangement may be considered as co-productions and receive the same benefits, with the approval of the competent authorities.
  • Application for benefits under this agreement must be made simultaneously to both administrations at least thirty days before shooting begins.