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UK has starring role in WW2 drama The Monuments Men

Wednesday February 12 2014

News UK has starring role in WW2 drama The Monuments Men 12 February 2014 This Friday sees the UK release of George Clooney’s The Monuments Men (Columbia and Twentieth Century Fox) – a Second World War ensemble piece detailing one …

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BFC Promoting UK Film Industry at Sundance

Wednesday January 22 2014

News BFC Promoting UK Film Industry at Sundance 22 January 2014 The UK film industry continued to make its mark on the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday as filmmakers and industry figures gathered at Park City’s High West Distillery to …

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UK shot films feature heavily in BAFTA nominations

Wednesday January 8 2014

News UK shot films feature heavily in BAFTA nominations 8 January 2014 The UK’s reputation as one of international film-makers’ favourite destinations was further reinforced today as BAFTA announced their nominations for the upcoming EE British Academy Film Awards. High-profile …

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Chancellor announces UK Film Tax Relief boost

Thursday December 5 2013

News Chancellor announces UK Film Tax Relief boost 5 December 2013 The benefits of filming in the UK were further enhanced today by changes made to the UK Film Tax Relief, as part of the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Autumn …

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Latest Cinema Communication safeguards UK Film Industry tax reliefs

Friday November 15 2013

News Latest Cinema Communication safeguards UK Film Industry tax reliefs 14 November 2013 The UK’s creative sector tax reliefs for film, high-end TV and animation have been safeguarded by the European Commission’s new Cinema Communication. The Communication further cements our …

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The BFC is hiring!

Friday September 6 2013

Research & Information Administrator – British Film Commission Closing date for applications: Monday 23rd September 2013, 12pm Date for interviews: Friday 4th October 2013 Salary: £23,000 – 26,000 Based at Film London, the British Film Commission (BFC) is the British …

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UK TV and Animation Tax Reliefs receive Royal Assent

Monday July 22 2013

The British Film Commission is happy to confirm that the 2013 Finance Act received Royal Assent this week. The Act includes legislation which will allow qualifying High-end TV and Animation productions to access tax relief from the UK Government.

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