TITLE

Aussie pic support set for review

AUTHOR(S)
Boland, Michaela
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/10/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 27, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the government of Australia is set to review the country's film industry funding, tax incentives and grants. The government will also include a planned review of film productions company Film Australia. Arts Minister Rod Kemp said the government was prompted to undertake the review because of the very low and declining level of private sector investment in the industry, which is the major impediment to the long-term viability of Australia's film and television industry.
ACCESSION #
20798153

 

Related Articles

  • Call for more community land.  // Garden;Nov2009, Vol. 134 Issue 11, p712 

    The article focuses on the report "Can You Dig It? Meeting Community Demand for Allotments" from the New Local Government Network. The report includes several recommendations because according to the group, a bold new approach is needed to let people grow their own food and promote a sustainable...

  • Amid competing incentives, no-interest loan sets N.M. apart. Egan, Jack // Daily Variety;6/26/2009, Vol. 303 Issue 58, pA4 

    The article focuses on the benefits of tax incentives to the film industry in New Mexico. It states that New Mexico has 25% rebate available for all taxable expenditures. It also supports 50% of wages paid to local crew trainees. New Mexico also offers productions interest-free loans for up to...

  • Anti-Runaway Fund Likely For New York. Goldrich, Robert // SHOOT;04/13/2001, Vol. 42 Issue 15, p1 

    Reports on the legislative proposal in the New York State Assembly to create a motion picture investment fund to help the state attract more filming activity. Funding of film projects under the proposed fund; Money earmarked for the fund.

  • Film grants locked .  // Daily Variety;2/7/2002, Vol. 274 Issue 50, p6 

    Reports on the amount of total grants approved by South Africa's state-backed National Film and Video Foundation for 2001-2002.

  • U.K. hits Euro cash pot in '03, secures most EC film funds. Kemp, Stuart // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;12/2/2003, Vol. 381 Issue 26, p62 

    As 2003 approaches its final days, Great Britain film development industry has secured €2.8 million ($3.3 million) for the calendar year from the Media Program, an aid structure administered by the European Commission, according to figures released Monday. The U.K. Media Desk, which...

  • IFFLA Announces 10 Film Fund Finalists. Tsering, Lisa // India -- West;12/25/2009, Vol. 35 Issue 5, pC10 

    The article reports on the 10 finalists for the first annual Indian Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) Film Fund Development Grant which will receive a 10,000 U.S. dollars grant.

  • Two state panels OK $6 mil for FCF. Kiefer, Peter // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;5/27/2003, Vol. 378 Issue 41, p8 

    Last week, the state Assembly and Senate budget subcommittees agreed to fund the Film California First (FCF) program for a total of $6 million. The survival of FCF still requires the support in both the Assembly and Senate budget committees and a two-thirds majority vote in both houses before it...

  • Five towns that reduced tax levies in 1999 will get grants.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;05/10/99, Vol. 9 Issue 27, p31 

    Reports that Sullivan County in New York State will award economic development grants to five towns that reduced their tax levies in 1999. Awarding of grants to Callicoon, Fremont, Liberty, Lumberland and Mamakating; Rates of tax decreases.

  • County to reward five towns with economic development assistance.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;05/10/99, Vol. 9 Issue 27, p35 

    Reports that the County of Sullivan in New York State will provide economic development grants to five towns that reduced their tax levies in 1999. Provision of grants to the towns of Callicoon, Fremont, Liberty, Lumberland and Mamakating; Rates of tax reductions.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics