The scoop: Locations, locations, locations. Plus assistance from the Vienna Film Fund -- E8 million ($10.7 million) distributed annually to films with Austrian co-producers -- and the Austrian film…
The scoop: It's cheap, has internationally experienced crews plus big studios and is loaded with landscapes.
PRODUCTION INCENTIVES:With foreign film services still lagging as local producers put their emphasis on local production, Poland has yet to introduce film incentives. Instead, producers have relied…
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
PRODUCTION INCENTIVES:Despite seeing the Czech Republic rise to world prominence as a film location, the government has refused to consider incentives to keep the industry competitive — until now…
PRODUCTION INCENTIVES: With Brian De Palma's Bulgarian-shot “Black Dahlia” shining the spotlight on the country's film services industry, policymakers are beginning discussions on film incentives to…
PRODUCTION INCENTIVES:Austria has added national and regional film funding initiatives in recent years. The Austrian Film Institute and the Vienna Film Fund are the first stops for production funds…
PRODUCTION INCENTIVES: Trying to build on the publicity from 2003's “Cold Mountain” shoot, the Romanian Parliament is working on a 16% rebate for foreign film production. Recent films took advantage…
A list of available tax credits and facilities for the following countries: Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Ireland, Malta, Romania, South Africa, U.K.
Distributes S9.5 million ($11.7 million) annually to Austrian films and co-productions; excludes TV films.
Foreign filmmakers can tap the VAT refund, which can equal as much as 19% and take advantage of no fringe payments (payroll taxes, insurance, social security taxes, etc.) on crews and actors.