UBS Culture Foundation supports the production of professional cinema documentaries.

We support

  • The production of professional cinema documentaries with a budget not exceeding one million Swiss francs
  • Producers and filmmakers with a proven track record
  • Projects of major cultural relevance as well as public and sustainable impact

We do not support

  • Projects by non-Swiss filmmakers or such without permanent residence in Switzerland or at least close ties to Switzerland
  • Film students and projects produced in the context of education and further education.
  • Documentaries with a budget exceeding one million Swiss francs
  • Projects in the genre “fiction films”
  • Project and script development as well as post-production