Malta Film Commission

The Malta Film Commission is a government body established by Chapter 478 of the Laws of Malta, The Malta Film Commission Act. The main aim of the Act is to make provision for the promotion, development and support of the audio-visual industry, including the film servicing industry, in Malta, and for the establishment of the Malta Film Commission and of the Film Commissioner, to determine their respective functions and powers and to provide for matters ancillary or incidental thereto.

The Film Commissioner has the responsibility to assist the production of films and the setup of industries for the production of films in Malta and to market the locations, facilities, skills, talent and expertise available in Malta in order to attract inward investment in the form of international audio-visual productions shooting on the island.

It is also the Commissioner’s function to analyse, assess and certify the eligibility of projects and, or beneficiaries for tax or other incentives provided by the Government of Malta, to app   rove co-productions and represent Malta and its audio-visual industry on international film bodies.