Focus Germany is the umbrella organization of the eight major German film funds: Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern, Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, HessenFilm und Medien, MDM Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung, MFG Filmförderung Baden-Württemberg, MV Filmförderung and nordmedia – Film- und Mediengesellschaft Niedersachsen/Bremen, represented by the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW.

Information according to § 5 TMG:
Film- und Medienstiftung NRW GmbH
Kaistraße 14
40221 Düsseldorf
Represented by: CEO Walid Nakschbandi

Phone: 0211 930500
Fax: 0211 930505

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Register court: Düsseldorf
Register number: HRB 26768

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Responsible for the content according to § 55 Abs. 2 RStV:
Tanja Güß
Film- und Medienstiftung NRW
Kaistraße 14
40221 Düsseldorf
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