Emilia-Romagna Film Commission

Emilia-Romagna Film Commission

address:Viale Aldo Moro, 38
IT-40127 Bologna
tel:+39 051 5278543

The Emilia-Romagna Film Commission is a public structure, founded in 1997 by the Region as the ideal counterpart of productions, institutions, enterprises and professionals operating in the region.

The mission is to encourage, promote and support both Italian and foreign cinema and audio-visual productions, with the objective to enhance the cultural, environmental and historical heritage of the Emilia-Romagna Region, and its available capital of human resources .

E-R Film Commission offers, free of charge, the following services to operators of television, motion pictures, advertisement and multi media industry:

• interfacing with local authorities;
• assistance in requesting permits and authorizations;
• technical, logistics and administrative preliminary information;
• assistance with logistics and organization, including welcoming and hospitality for production sets through a network of operators active in the areas;
• assistance in researching and identifying the most suited locations;
• connecting productions with local professionals;
• organize and assist in creating initiatives to promote authors and cinema and audio-visual productions original of Emilia-Romagna region.

The Emilia-Romagna Region, with the Regional Law no. 20/2014, created the Audio-visual Fund. A financial tool for the support and promotion of film and audio-visual productions, created with the objective to strategically enhance the entrepreneurial, professional, cultural and environmental resources of the region.
Through the audio-visual Fund, managed by the E – R Commission, the Region’s intent is to structure and enhance the audio-visual supply, and consequent economic benefits for the area.
The amount of financing is established year by year and it is intended to support:
– the development phase of innovative films and audio-visual works, proposed by regional firms, with potential to be distributed nationally and internationally;
– the production phase of projects proposed by regional, national and international firms, capable of enhancing professional and cultural resources existing in the region.
The Fund is awarded via calls for tender.”
Manterrei, se non è troppo lungo “There are many locations in Emilia-Romagna: landscapes, towns and castles, coastal and hill settings, churches and old town centers, museums, theatres which can be used for shooting. And to this end a picture library has been set up which shows stills of the region’s potential locations.

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