Funding Applications

Asterisk focuses on Creative Europe Media Applications for a variety of calls. With the experience of more than 30 completed applications, we have developed a methodology that can speed up the application process and significantly increase the chances of success of your project.

Development Strategies

Asterisk aims at working closely with producers in order to create a development strategy including a 12-month strategy of positioning the project in the international market (co-production markets and festivals), as well as the implementation of said strategy (submission of the project to key project markets)

International Financing Strategies

An overview of the financing strategy including fact checking and analysis of the financing plan, as well as possible options for additional financing and suggestions for co-producing countries.

Project Marketing

Project presentation, including title treatment and original artwork in co-operation with the director and producer. The delivery includes a poster that could be used as a reference for the completed film’s final poster. Furthermore, we provide copywriting and proof reading services by native English speakers and experienced professionals.


Festival Strategies

An overview of the festival strategy of a finished film including key premiere targets in each territory according to a detailed calendar and submissions to main festivals.

Distribution Strategies

A careful analysis of the distribution potential giving you an oversight of what your film can do in the market and helping you avoid pitfalls by providing information you wish you had beforehand.

May 17, 2017


All producers are aware of the complexity of creating and distributing a film, a process full of expected or unpredicted challenges sometimes impossible to be handled by a single producer or a small producing team.

Heretic Asterisk* aims at offering consultancy services, whether it is about placing a project internationally, using the right strategies or creating clever marketing ideas, including the following: funding applications for international institutions, development and financing strategies for projects, strategic planning for distribution and marketing, as well as co-ordinating all promotional material for completed films.

Heretic Asterisk* aims to become your reliable outsourcing partner offering flexible and efficient time-and-money-saving solutions for your projects.

An easy task for us, since our most valuable asset is our experienced team, whose members have worked with production companies from all over the world, and our network of creative talent of international calibre.

Contact Heretic Asterisk* today, and find out how it can make a producer’s life a bit simpler.