The Hamburg Producers Award for European Cinema Co-Productions will be awarded to the films in the section Freihafen (Free Port) which will feature German-European co-productions. The German co-producer of the winning film will receive 25,000 Euro, which will be made available by the Hamburg Ministry of Culture (Behörde für Kultur und Medien). The foreign co-producer of the winning film will receive Color Grading worth around 15,000 Euro from the Hamburg post-production company Optical Art.
2018 Sibel German co-producer: Michael Eckelt (Riva Film, Hamburg) / Color grading: Les Films du Tambour, Paris
2017 Arrhythmia German co-producer: Eva Blondiau (Color of May, Berlin/Hamburg) / Color grading: Mars Media Entertainment, Moskau
2016 Scarred Hearts German co-producer: Janine Jackowski, Jonas Dornbach, Maren Ade (Komplizen Film, Berlin), Color grading: Hi Film Productions, Bukarest
2015 One Floor Below German co-producer: Christine Haupt, Alexander Ris (Neue Mediopolis Filmproduktion, Leipzig) / Color grading: Multi Media Est, Bukarest
2014 Welcome to Karastan German co-producer: Daniel Zuta (Brandstorm Entertainment, Frankfurt a.M.)/ Color grading: 20 Stept Production, Tiflis