Filmmakers Go Down Under for Australia’s Production Incentives

Australia Production Incentives

Multiple location options, experienced crews, established studios and generous incentives help make Australia a hot spot for filming.

Pics that have shot there include “The Matrix,” “Mad Max: Fury Road,” “I, Frankenstein” and “Unbroken.”

Movies that went Down Under for vfx work include “Gravity,” “The Great Gatsby,” “Ted,” “The Hunger Games” and “The Avengers.”

Features benefit from a 40% incentive; TV shows from a 20% break, which may soon increase to 30% or more.

Information courtesy of EP Financial Solutions, a production incentive consulting and financial services company.

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  1. Olsen says:

    Canada offers a very generous incentive even with this California credit it won’t matter much.

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