Malta doubles up for a Boston-set movie titled “The Silent Hour”.

“The Silent Hour” is a Boston-set feature film that has chosen Malta as its home for 95% of its production. This production will generate over €9.7 million into the economy. The film will shoot in Malta for 37 days, and will feature renowned actors Joel Kinnaman (Suicide Squad) and Mark Strong (Kingsman: The Secret Service). […]

Launch of Screen Malta and Presentation of 2022 Results

2022 was a record year for the film industry in Malta. The best year in ten years. Over €85 million were generated across 24 productions. Malta Film Commissioner Johann Grech said “this was the best year in the last ten years were we gave people the opportunity to work on productions in Malta. Last year, […]

Launch of Creative Malta

The Malta Film Commission launched a fund for the local film industry entitled “Creative Malta”.   This fund’s first phase will amount to €600,000 and this will be a primary platform through which local producers can benefit in order to make their stories a reality.   Primarily, “Creative Malta” will incorporate an open call system […]

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 […]


“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 […]