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The Royal Film Commission Jordan | Call for application for the JFF’s 7th cycle

22/03/2022

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The Royal Film Commission- Jordan (RFC) supports the activities and programs, which develop the potential of the independent local film industry, as well as its economic viability and continuity. To that end, the Jordan Film Fund (JFF) has been established to enable filmmakers to tell their stories, especially in Jordan.

With an annual budget of JOD 250,000 (two hundred and fifty thousand Jordanian Dinars), the call for application for the JFF’s 7th cycle is now open until Monday 9th May 2022 at midnight (Jordan time).

Eligibility criteria includes the following, but please refer to the JFF’s Guidelines and Regulations file for the complete information on eligibility, application requirements, evaluation and the manner in which funds are allotted:

  • Core team members (producers, directors, and writers) should be 18 years or above.
  • Jordanians are eligible. And Arab nationals provided that they have been residing in Jordan for at least five years.
  • Only an eligible producer is allowed to apply in all categories.
  • Eligible categories include feature-length narrative and documentary projects (60 minutes and above) at their development, production, and post-production phases; short narrative, documentary, experimental including animation (5 to 25 minutes) at production phase; TV series at the development phase.
  • Project language: at least 50% of all dialogue, narration, voiceover, and any form of communication within the project must be in Arabic.
  • Shooting percentage in Jordan eligibility per category:
    • Production of feature-length narrative: at least 50%
    • Production of short films (including animation): 100%
    • Production of feature-length documentary: the production can take place outside Jordan if the director is a Jordanian national and the topic is directly related to Jordan.

How Can I Apply?

Please read JFF’s Guidelines and Regulations carefully. Download the application form relevant to your project’s category, fill it, sign it, and email it to: apply@film.jo before the deadline.


For more information, please refer to the FAQ page, also you can call the JFF’s team at: +962 797557229 (Sundays to Thursdays from 9:00 AM until 5:30 PM) or send an e-mail to: apply@film.jo