PARTNER COUNTRIES China One of Australia’s newest co-production agreements, the treaty between Australia and China was signed in 2006, and is limited to feature films (or films of a like nature) only. Starting with a three-way co-production with Germany, The Children of the Silk Road, in 2006/07 the Australia/China relationship has produced five features with budgets totalling $87 million. More about China Overall co-production activity No. of partner countries 14 (known) ECCC Signatory No Co-production summary Type of agreement Treaty (features only) Date signed 7 June 2006 Entry into force 19 December 2008 Number of co-productions* 5 – Features 5 – TV drama - – Animation - – Documentaries - Average per year 0.5 Total budget of co-productions* $87m Australian contribution levels Min: 20% Max: 80% * Includes a three way co-production (Australia/Germany/China). This information is correct as at 30 April 2017.