The Malaga Area is an ideal destination for film productions, since it has an average of 320 sunny days per year. The beautiful villages of Antequera, Coin, Ronda and the city of Malaga itself are perfect locations for international productions.
The capital offers different locations for different productions, such as the historical botanic garden de la Concepción, the old city center, the Museo Picasso neighborhood, the Roman Teatre, the Merced square, the Ataranazas Market, the beaches of Pedregalejo or the Alcazaba.
Malaga film office is a public institution of the city council that helps foreign and national productions wanting to shoot in the Malaga Area, offering advantages such tax incentives for non commercial shooting or its International Airport, just 15 minutes away from downtown.
This platform offers on line services such as: shooting permit managing for public spaces, legal assistance, information on suppliers and production logistics advise.
RONDA has a beautiful historical city center, very well preserved and the Plaza Monumental de Toros (bull fight arena) which is one of the most ancient of the country and is believed to be one of the cradles of bullfighting. In the nearby hills we will find the vineyards of the Joaquin Fernandez winery and the Ascari circuit facilities.
COÍN hosts the 120 000 square meters with professional studios and outside locations where it is possible to shoot any kind of production, next to the Nacimiento plains (from where comes the water of the city)
ANTEQUERA has been chosen as location for several commercials and music videos. Speaking of which we need to remember the ones by Madonna, directed by Tarsem Singh.
The Malaga Film Festival is a top notch cinema event, which takes place yearly between the months of march and april. One of its main objectives is to promote the spanish cinema both nationwide and worldwide, gathering at the same time a big group of industry professionals, generating debate and encounters to analyze the needs of the film industry and showcase the results of its work.