A PlayRight+ grant for actors

PlayRight + offers a grant to independent filmmakers who, as part of their short film project, give a fair remuneration to their actors.

To apply for support as a filmmaker, you need to:

  • Hire an actor through an official employment contract, or an invoice if the actor is self-employed. The salary scales to be respected are relative to the Parity Convention 227.
  • Submit a full application to PlayRight+ by the deadline.

How to apply?

Write a cover letter in which you explain your short film project, joining the following documents:

  • A copy of the scenario
  • A summary of your budget for the short film
  • A copy of the work contract proposed to the actor (or to the actor who performs the dubbing)
  • The curriculum vitae of the actor for which you are applying
  • An overview of the entire cast

Send these documents by email to the following address:

When should I submit an application?

  • You can submit your application by March 31st or by September 30th.
  • Your request will be processed within 60 days.

What kind of support are we talking about?

  • In case of a positive evaluation of your application, PlayRight+ will support 50% of one actor’s wages for your short film project.
  • Only one grant can be awarded per film project.
  • You can apply once for this actor’s grant.
  • Only fictional projects are accepted (not documentaries).