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Country Focus: The Netherlands

Country profile: Netherlands

General data for 2008 (* 2007)
Total admissions23.5m
Average admission per inhabitant1.4
Number of screens/cinemas649/161
Number of multiplexes (6+) *16
Average ticket price€7.00
Production (info for feature films only)
Films produced (including co-productions) *30
average production budget€1.9m
Film funding from main national film institution€31.5m
TV investments in film financing*€6.9m
Total films released 296
Local films released (only first run) 30
Local films market share17.87%
US films market share * *76.5%
Most successful local filmAnubis en het pad der zeven zonden (554,600 admissions)
Most successful international filmMamma Mia! (985,000 admissions)
Nederlands Film Fonds
CoBo fund
Dutch Cultural Broadcasting Fund
Rotterdam Film Fund
Nederlands Cinematographic Federation (NFC)
Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid
Netherlands Institute for Animation Film

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