Culture Ministry wants to get Greece in the Movies

Greek Tradition Minister Aristides Baltas stated on Wednesday that one of many fundamental priorities of his ministry is to determine a Movie Fee to draw and help overseas film productions in Greece.

Talking to Greek radio station Praktoreio 104.9, Mr Baltas stated {that a} examine for the brand new fee shall be launched subsequent month.

In accordance with the tradition minister, the brand new fee shall be created in accordance to the respective requirements of comparable movie organizations in overseas international locations and would be the channel of communication and technical advise for overseas producers who will choose sure areas of Greece to shoot films.

He added that the fee will see that overseas producers shall be correctly knowledgeable on points involving taxes for filming and that they may have all they want with regard to technical points to ensure that a manufacturing to be shot with out issues within the nation.

“They’ve this in all international locations and we are going to launch one as effectively”, he stated, including that overseas movie producers face primarily bureaucratic issues in Greece, develop into discouraged after which selected one other nation to make films.

The Movie Fee will function underneath the supervision of the Greek Movie Centre.