|Benefit as a % of spend|
|Financial cap per production||1000000|
|Do I have to register/set up a company?|
|Does foreign cast/crew paid in their home country/region qualify as expenditure?|| No|
|Do foreign cast/crew have to pay tax in the host country/state/region?|| No|
|Does travel to/from country/region qualify as expenditure?|| No|
|Can a production qualify for other national incentives such as cultural programmes if it qualifies for this incentive?|| Yes|
|Criteria to access the benefit|
- - Use Local cast & Crew
- - Cultural Test
- - TV Broadcast or theatrical distribution contract required
|When will the benefit/incentive be received?|
|Additional incentives or advantages|
- - Any funds granted are a recoupable loan.
In the case of large commercial feature films without any particular cultural objectives, the accumulated funding should not exceed 50%.
Project costs should be spent as far as possible in Berlin-Brandenburg, with a compulsory spend within the region of at least 100% of the amount granted by the Medienboard (regional effect). At least 20% of the total production costs may be spent in another EU country.