FESTIVALS: The 2nd Mediterrane Film Festival Announces First Titles

VALLETTA: Malta’s Mediterrane Film Festival has announced the first titles from its Main Competition, as well as from the Out of Competition and Mare Nostrum sections. The festival is organised…
23-05-2024

New Jurassic World Film to Be Shot in Malta

VALLETTA: A new film from the Jurassic World franchise, starring Scarlett Johansson, is expected to be shot at the Malta Film Studios from July to September 2024.
05-05-2024

FNE at Mediterrane Film Festival 2024: Artistic Director Teresa Cavina

VALLETTA: FNE spoke to Teresa Cavina, artistic director of the Mediterrane Film Festival about the general goals and activities of the festival, whose second edition will be held 22 –…
02-05-2024

Malta Producers’ Association Launches Professional Programme Future Visions

VALLETTA: A one-week professional development programme Future Visions, organised by the Malta Producers’ Association (MPA), will be held in Valletta 23 – 27 April 2024.
07-04-2024

British TV Production Madame Blanc S3 Shoots in Malta

VALLETTA: The seven episodes of the third season of the British TV production Madame Blanc are shooting in Malta with a budget of 5 m EUR.
18-09-2023

PRODUCTION: Danielle Proskar to Start Shooting Austrian/Maltese Doc Pirates and Slaves of the Mediterranean

VALLETTA: Austrian director/writer Danielle Proskar will start shooting his TV documentary Pirates and Slaves of the Mediterranean in September 2023. This Austrian/Maltese coproduction is supported by the Malta Film Commission…
31-08-2023

PRODUCTION: Maltese Director Peter Sant Shoots Background Sound

VALLETTA: Maltese director/writer/DoP Peter Sant will start shooting his feature film Background Sound (working title) on 28 August 2023. Most of the filming will take place in and around St…
24-08-2023

Gladiator's Sequel to Get Record Rebate in Malta

VALLETTA: Paramount's Production Gladiator 2 directed by Ridley Scott will receive a record 46,653,961 EUR from the 40% cash rebate for its shoot in Malta. The Malta Film Commission said…
22-08-2023

GRANTS: Malta Film Commission Announces Grants

VALLETTA: The Malta Film Commission has distributed over 1.54 m EUR for 19 projects within the Creative Malta scheme, which was launched in December 2022. The support went for production,…
10-08-2023

FNE Film Meets Games: Q&A with Anthony Demanuele, Studio Head of Maltese Flying Squirrel Games

VALLETTA: FNE spoke to Anthony Demanuele, Studio Head of Flying Squirrel Games, about their current activities, as well as the state of the Maltese game development industry and its connections…
01-08-2023

FESTIVALS: Kinemastik International Short FF 2023 Ready to Kick Off in Malta

VALLETTA: The Kinemastik International Short Film Festival will once again combine film and music experience at the Garden of Rest, in the Maltese town of Floriana. The event will be…
27-07-2023

FNE Focus on Malta 2023: Miracle In Malta

VALLETTA: If the level of organisation and quality of infrastructure that was on display during the first edition of the Mediterrane Film Festival, organised by the Malta Film Commission 25-30…
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FNE Focus on Malta 2023: Mediterrane Film Festival Winners

VALLETTA: Alcarràs directed by Carla Simón won Best Feature Film at the first edition of the Mediterrane Film Festival, organised by the Malta Film Commission in Valletta 25 – 30…
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FNE Malta Focus 2023: Malta Film Commission Signs Memorandum of Understanding with British Film Commission

VALLETTA: British Film Commission and Malta Film Commission have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, aiming at enhancing the collaboration between the UK and Malta screen industries, as well as facilitating…
30-06-2023

FNE Malta Focus 2023: Malta Film Commission and Malta Enterprise Sign Memorandum of Understanding

VALLETTA: Malta Enterprise and the Malta Film Commission have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, whose main objective is to establish a collaborative framework aimed at supporting the initiatives and projects…
28-06-2023

Gladiator 2 to Start Shooting in Malta

VALLETTA: Ridley Scott’s team has moved from Morocco to Malta for the shooting of a sequel to Gladiator 23 years after the original film. Starring Paul Mescal, Denzel Washington, Pedro…
26-06-2023

FNE Focus on Malta: Cinema Statistics for 2022

VALLETTA: Cinemas in Malta and Gozo screened 376 titles and registered 460,244 total admissions in 2022.
20-06-2023

FNE Malta Focus 2023: Last Breath Spends Over Half of Budget in Malta

VALLETTA: British production Last Breath directed by Alex Parkinson and starring Simu Liu, Finn Cole and Woody Harrelson, is spending over half of its 22.8 m EUR budget in Malta,…
14-06-2023

FNE Malta Focus 2023: American Film Not Without Hope Shot Entirely in Malta Using 78 Local Crew

VALLETTA: American feature film Not Without Hope directed by Joe Carnahan has been recently filmed entirely in Malta, using 78 local crew members and with local company FPSM Ltd. providing…
12-06-2023