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2014 UK Production Statistics

Tuesday February 3 2015

BFC PRESS RELEASE: Tuesday 3 February 2015 UK Attracts Record Inward Investment   £1.2bn UK spend from international feature films, building on last year’s figures by 40% £615m from high-end television, of which £287m is inward investment Star Wars: The …

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Scotland Film & TV Studio Report

Friday March 14 2014

BFC STATEMENT Friday 14 March 2014 The British Film Commission welcomes today’s publication of a report outlining the options for a film and TV studio in Scotland. The report entitled Delivery Options for Production Space for Film and TV commissioned …

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2013 UK Production Statistics

Thursday January 30 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Thursday 30 January 2014 2013 UK Production Statistics   High-end television tax relief delivers over £233m to UK economy in first nine months Inward investment feature film spend increases to almost £870m Spend from internationally financed film and …

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Statement from the British Film Commission (BFC) as the South Bucks District Council rejects Pinewood’s planning application.

Wednesday May 15 2013

Adrian Wootton, Chief Executive of the British Film Commission and Film London said: “This is obviously disappointing news for Pinewood and we hope they can work to satisfy the objections of the planning committee. We believe an expansion of one of the country’s finest studio facilities would provide real benefit by capitalising on the success of the UK as a destination for major film and television production, a sector which has delivered billions of pounds worth of investment for the UK economy, and created thousands of jobs.”

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