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 […]

More jobs in the film industry

Malta’s film industry is creating more job opportunities. The industry is no longer a seasonal one, but has become back-to-back, with crew working from one production to another. There is a need for more people to join the film industry, so that our country can keep up with the large demand of productions interested to […]

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 […]

Malta Film Industry Reactivated

Malta is set to re-open its film industry, starting with Universal Pictures’ blockbuster movie – Jurassic World: Dominion, by August. The multi-million production will include 2018’s European Capital of Culture – Valletta. The Malta Film Commission can confirm that filming for Jurassic World: Dominion will commence by the end of August. The Malta Film Commission is fully collaborating with the […]