Malta hosts “The Last Voyage of The Demeter” – A Multi-Million production

Currently, Malta is hosting a multi-million production ‘The Last Voyage of the Demeter’, for which more than 50% of the actual movie production is produced in Malta. The production is projected to contribute over €18 million to the Maltese economy during its five month period in Malta. Nearly 1000 cast, crew and extras are working […]

Reality TV Series filming in Malta

Malta Film Commissioner Johann Grech visited the set of a reality tv series currently being used for a twelve-episode Reality Programme series being produced in Malta. With an estimated budget of of €5.2 million, the production’s spend in Malta amounts to more than €2.8 million, qualifying for the 40% cash-rebate programme for film productions. Production […]

New Pump House at the Malta Film Studios

After announcing a €35 million Masterplan for the Malta Film Studios a few months ago, a new Pump House was inaugurated yesterday, which is considered a crucial element in the infrastructure for the water tanks at the Malta Film Studios. The Pump House was inaugurated by Minister for Tourism Clayton Bartolo and Malta Film Commissioner […]

‘Sustainable Film Industry’ campaign launched

The campaign ‘Sustainable Film Industry’ marks the success of the Maltese and the Gozitan film crew. “Today, we are celebrating the hard work and commitment of our film crew working in Malta’s film industry. It is our crew who kept the industry working from one generation to the other.” stated the Film Commissioner Johann Grech. […]

Malta Film Commissioner holds listening sessions with Malta Film Crew

Malta Film Commissioner Johann Grech is currently holding a number of listening sessions with the Malta Film Crew, listening to their stories, experiences and challenges. Listening Sessions are currently being organised with film crew from all departments. The Malta Film Commissioner Johann Grech said that such listening sessions are being done to create a sustainable […]

Launch of Screen Malta 2021 – Scheme for local film producers

Screen Malta 2021 has been launched through the Malta Film Commission and the Ministry for Tourism and Consumer Protection. Screen Malta aims at creating new methods for financing local productions with an annual budget of €600,000. Screen Malta is offering an opportunity to the local film makers to continue to grow further in this industry. […]

Third Month, third production in Malta for 2021

Malta hosted its third production during the third month of the year, a co production between Malta and Italy. This production, entitled ‘Seperated’, with a budget of €1.7 million, filmed in various locations around Malta, including St Paul’s Bay, Mellieha and Sliema. Malta Film Commissioner Johann Grech stated “the film industry in Malta kept working. […]

One of Apple TV+’s Largest TV Series, ‘Foundation’ being produced in Malta

Currently, Malta is hosting ‘Foundation’, one of the largest productions being shot in Europe. This production is one of the first Apple TV+ series and is expected to be significantly promoted in different markets. This production has been undergoing preparations and producing in Malta for the past four months.Minister for Tourism and Consumer Protection, Clayton […]