HMS Murder – English TV Series choose Malta as their filming destination

HMS Murder is a TV Series constituting of eight episodes is currently filming in Malta. This production amounts to a whopping €2.3 million Malta spend. The executive producer of HMS Murder, Sandra McIver said, “When one considers how small Malta is, we couldn’t believe we managed to stand in six different countries in this beautiful […]

Das Boot choose Malta for Season 4

Das Boot – a German TV series produced by Sky and Bavaria Fiction choose Malta to film their fourth season. This production is filming at the Malta Film Studios and in various locations in Kalkara, Marsa and Kordin. Malta Film Commissioner Johann Grech remarked “the plan is working” and this shows the film industry in […]

MALTA TO BUILD A SUPER SOUND STAGE

“We will build ‘world-class’ sound-stages because we want the best for our country, and for generations to come.” Malta’s Planning Authority unanimously approved the plans for the construction of Malta’s first sound-stage – a long-awaited and historic moment for all those working in the local film and television industry. Malta’s first sound-stage will be built […]

Malta Film Commissioner interviewed by key International Media Outlets

Over 40 high-ranking international media outlets have visited the Maltese Islands and proudly interviewed Malta Film Commissioner Johann Grech, Director of Jurassic World – Colin Trevorrow and lead actresses Bryce Dallas Howard & Dewanda Wise. We are determined to strengthen Malta’s position as a real player on the world stage. – Johann Grech Screen Rant’s […]

Jurassic World Dominion Raptors in Valletta, Birgu & Mellieha

The Malta Film Commission just launched three Jurassic World Dominion models in Valletta, Birgu and Mellieha as part of its Screen Tourism strategy to attract more tourists and film fanatics from all around the globe. Jurassic World Dominion is the first blockbuster movie to mention Malta in the script, placing Malta’s backdrop on the big […]

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 […]