Uppgávan hjá Filmshúsinum
Filmshúsið skal standa á odda fyri at førleikamenna filmsumhvørvið og menna filmsgerð, filmsmentan og filmsvinnu í Føroyum.
Millum formligu uppgávurnar, sum Filmshúsið skal standa fyri, eru:
- at ráðgeva og leiðbeina føroyskum filmsfólkum,
- at marknaðarføra føroyskan film uttanlands og Føroyar sum filmsland,
- at svara fyrispurningum innlendis og uttanífrá og vera til hjálpar í sambandi við filmsframleiðslur,
- at miðla samband millum filmsaktørar,
- at skipa fyri førleikamenning og skeiðum,
- at savna og miðla vitan um film og talgildar visuellar frásagnir, og í samstarvi við filmsumhvørvið, myndugleikar o.o.
tryggja, at vitan og førleikar verða gagnnýtt til fulnar.
Apply for reimbursement
Applying for the 25% reimbursement is an easy straightforward procedure. Applications are submitted online to the Faroese Film Institute and must be submitted before starting the production.Set teg í samband við okkum
Incentives -25% reimbursement
The reimbursements is 25% of the costs incurred in the production of films and television programmes in the Faroe Islands.
Special legislation has been passed in Iceland which aims “to enhance domestic culture and promote the history and nature of Iceland” by temporarily supporting motion pictures and television programmes produced in Iceland. The reimbursements from the State Treasury is 25% of the costs incurred in the production of films and television programmes in Iceland.
Production costs refers to all costs incurred in Iceland deductible from the revenues of enterprises pursuant to the provisions of the Act on Income. Payments pertaining to employees and contractors are only to be included in production costs if they are verifiably taxable in Iceland. When more than 80% of the total production cost of a motion picture or television programme is incurred in Iceland, the reimbursement is calculated on the basis of the total production cost incurred within the European Economic Area. The reimbursement scheme does not cover production of commercials or music videos.
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