The Regional Community of Navarre is a privileged place due to its history and its enclave. It offers the best opportunities for all kinds of audiovisual productions, whether they are feature films, short films, documentaries, advertising, etc. With its own culture and idiosyncrasy, i...
The Regional Community of Navarre is a privileged place due to its history and its enclave. It offers the best opportunities for all kinds of audiovisual productions, whether they are feature films, short films, documentaries, advertising, etc. With its own culture and idiosyncrasy, it also maintains the mystery that its forests have provided since an immemorial time and that have given rise to tales, myths and legends that have survived to this day, and that have led to great best-selling novels and later, they have been taken to the cinema or to the television.
From CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES we offer you the possibility of carrying out your project of audiovisual production in Navarre. We take advantage of the excellent possibilities offered by this singular territory, both for its landscape enclaves and for the tax deductions, grants and subsidies offered by the Regional Government for the audiovisual productions and that are especially advantageous with respect to the rest of the national territory.
CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES has the most modern equipment and the most qualified professionals to carry out audiovisual productions in any modality, we have technical and artistic personnel with proven experience and dedication to ensure that we produce an audiovisual production with the best guarantees of success, with own equipment of camera, lighting and grip.
We are available to our clients to advise and carry out their audiovisual production in Navarre. Ask us and we will offer you a personal service that will meet your expectations.
WHAT LOCATIONS DOES NAVARRE OFFER?
Navarre has geographic contrasts that make this territory an incomparable and original place that makes it especially attractive to realize an audiovisual production. From unique and privileged natural landscapes such as the Señorío de Bértiz, the Baztán Valley, the Royal Bárdenas, the forests of the Atlantic Navarre, the Natural Reserve of Larra or the Irati jungle, among others; historical environments such as the Aizkolegi Palace, the Javier Castle, the Royal Palace of Olite, the Queen bridge, and many others that have marked the history and culture of Navarre. Also, Towns with a history and mythology full of mystery and beauty, such as Elizondo, Tudela, Estella, where the Santiago Path or Zugarramurdi, known as the Town of the Witches; all this makes up a diverse landscape that encompasses all the possibilities of location that an audiovisual production needs. Navarra offers infinity of places in which the audiovisual production will be a guarantee of success.
CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES and its production staff, puts at your disposal the Heads of Locations, who will choose the most appropriate places in Navarre, to carry out audiovisual production.They develop the complementary requests necessary for the feature film, the short film, the series of television or the documentary that you want to realize in the Regional Community. This way you get the guaranteed success. We offer the advice and the necessary means.
WHAT ADVANTAGES DOES IT OFFER TO ROLL IN NAVARRE?
The advantages offered by an audiovisual production in Navarre are, first of all, the variety of its landscapes, its enclaves full of history, its myths and legends that have been transmitted for centuries till the present day and that have made a popular culture that allows great possibilities of script and photography, and that you need to carry out any audiovisual production of a professional and technical human team with proven experience, and that CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES offers to its clients.
At second place, the advantages of an economic nature that an audiovisual production can benefit from in Navarre. whether they refer to tax deductions or to grants or subsidies that can be obtained for audiovisual production in its territory, and that we will expose later. To inform, advise and carry out the necessary steps CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES has a team specialized in these matters that will contribute to make the audiovisual production possible from the start, looking for sources of financing if necessary, and performing the necessary procedures that may be necessary to obtain all tax deductions, like grants and subsidies. Both at the state and regional levels.
And finally, enjoy its gastronomy, its wines and assist to the most famous festival worldwide, the Sanfermines. Ideal complement that invites you to make an audiovisual production in Navarre. We are waiting for you at CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES.
The Regional Community of Navarre has its own tax regime and regulatory structure that allows it to improve its fiscal incentives with respect to the rest of Spain. The deductions for investments in cinematographic productions and audiovisual fiction series are regulated in article 70 of the Regional Law 24/1996, of December 30, of the Corporation Tax, which establishes two types of assumptions, being able to apply only one of them, and therefore incompatible with each other:
1. Deductions for investments in spanish productions of feature films and audiovisual series of fiction, animation or documentary that allow the preparation of a physical support prior to serial industrial production. (Art. 70., section 1), this part will authorize a deduction of 35% for the producer, which exceeds the one that prevails in the rest of the Spanish State. In the aforementioned Law it is established that the base of the deduction will be the total cost of the production, to which other specified expenses may be added in the aforementioned section. This way, the specified expenses extend the deduction's own base by a very considerable percentage, setting a percentage of expenses that must be realized in Navarre.
Likewise, the following points are determined In the case of co-productions. The amounts of the deductions corresponding to each co-producer, the periods in which the deduction may be applied, and the compatibility with the subsidies received to finance the investments that generate the right to subsidy.
What requirements are necessary to apply this deduction?
Two requirements are required to qualify for tax deductions. At first, the cinematographic production or audiovisual series must obtain the certificate of nationality and the certificate that proves its cultural objective in relation to the content, its link with the cultural reality or its contribution to enrichment of the cultural diversity of the audiovisual works that are exhibited in Spain.
Both certificates are sent by the Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts (ICAA), and they must obey a series of requirements established by law at national level in both cases.
The second requirement involves the deposit of a copy of the production in the Filmoteca Española, or in its absence, in the officially recognized film library by the Autonomous Community.
2. Deductions for performance by the producers registered in the Registry of Cinematographic Companies, of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, of a production of cinematographic feature films or of audiovisual works that allow the preparation of a physical support prior to their serial industrial production. (Art. 70, section 2), which will entitle a deduction of 35% for expenses made in the territory of Navarre.
What requirements are necessary to apply this deduction?
This deduction can not be applicable without the setting of a minimum shooting period for the production and its possible exceptions to its fulfillment.
The Regional Law also specifies the expenses that will comprise the bases of the deduction, and these bases must be carried out in the territory of Navarre directly related to production:
In general, the total amount of the deductions with the rest of the subsidies received by each investor in a feature film or audiovisual work will have a limit of 50% of the production cost, there are exceptions contemplated in the same law for cases of international co-productions financed by more than one Member State of the European Union and in which producers from more than one Member State participate.
What aid and subsidies can be obtained in the Regional community de Navarre for the production of an audiovisual work?
The Comunity of Navarre generates each year a subsidy called "Call for Aid’’ to the Cinema with the support of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth. Generazinema "by which the regulatory bases of each call are established. The amount of the granted subsidies and the deadline for submitting applications are determined as well. The last call was published on June 13, 2,018 in the Official Gazette of Navarre, in which three types of aid were established:
-Modality A): Aids for the production of feature films.
-Modality B): Aids in the production of short films.
-Modality C): Aid for the development of feature film production projects.
Each call specifies the criteria to be adjusted to any modality, the start and end times of filming for Modalities A and B are fixed, and the deadline for submission of documentation for Modality C, as well as the maximum number of applications of requests of help for each Modality.
What requirements are necessary to be a beneficiary of the aid?
In general , they are established by the Regional Law. It protects all those people or entities that are in the situation that is the basis for granting the subsidy, as well as those that specifically attend each call, and a series of limitations, unless the proper call could have exceptions.
What services does "CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES" offer to the Producer who wants to know the tax regime to which he is entitled for his audiovisual production? And, what king of subsidy could he get?
From "CAMALEÓN CINEMA SERVICES" we offer the advice you need to know in depth what requirements you should perform in order to apply the tax deductions that correspond to the audiovisual production in project, we have qualified personnel to inform of the requirements that must be comply to obtain the aforementioned certificates, and that are essential to be entitled to tax relief, as well as the necessary procedures to obtain these certificates.
Likewise, we help you to obtain the subsidies offered by the Regional Comunity of Navarre for the realization of audiovisual productions. We study if the subsidies fulfill the budgets foreseen for each modality, we inform you about the term and requirements of the last call that has been published. We manage the application for grants and subsidies that suits with te audiovisual production.Also, we help you to get the financin