THE RIGHT PLACE FOR FILMMAKERS
košice region film office
Our primary mission is to foster the development of the regional audiovisual industry and showcase the Košice region as an exceptionally film-friendly destination.
As the first point of contact for filmmakers, we provide invaluable support to local film professionals and vendors involved in incoming productions. Through these collaborative projects, we strive to promote the unique charm and diverse offerings of the Košice region.
At Košice Region Film Office, we actively work towards attracting film productions to choose our picturesque locale as their filming backdrop. Our efforts are geared towards generating positive economic impacts, enhancing media visibility, and contributing to the burgeoning film tourism industry. By facilitating cinematic projects in the Košice region, we aim to elevate the region’s publicity and popularity on a global scale.
Initiated by the Košice Self-governing Region as part of the “Košice Region – Film Friendly Region” program, our film office is dedicated to creating a conducive environment for filmmakers and fostering a vibrant audiovisual community. Explore the possibilities, embrace the cinematic potential, and join us in shaping the narrative of the Košice region through the lens of film.
WHAT WE OFFER
ACTIVE COOPERATION IN SECURING YOUR FILMMAKING IN THE KOŠICE REGION
SUPPORT WITH PERMIT PROCESSES
RECOMMENDATION OF LOCATIONS
ACCESS TO LOCAL FILM PROFESSIONALS
SUPPORT OF PROMOTION OF YOUR PROJECT
FOR ELIGIBLE PROJECTS WE OFFER ACCESS TO VARIOUS FINANCIAL INCENTIVES AND SUPPORT PROGRAMMES
Join our Film Incubator which aims to support and develop creative talents in the audiovisual industry by providing professional support and mentoring to filmmakers who have unique ideas for film, documentary and television projects.
Financial support of up to 50,000 euros can be obtained by producers of audiovisual works who plan their production in the Košice region. The call is open until November 30, 2022.
GET TO KNOW US
Our proffesional team is ready to help you with your film project. Locations, permits, crew? We know it.
Look into our databases and take your filming in Košice region to the next level.
Responsible for rabates and project setups. Experienced in service productions from commercials to Hollywood movies.
Jan Melikant leads the Film Office with unwavering dedication and a professional approach to his work. His determination exemplifies a true passion for the development and strengthening of the film industry in the Košice region.
Thanks to this commitment, the Film Office excels in its mission to support and foster film production.
Make the Košice region an established and trusted partner in movie production.
Create conditions that enable and support the film industry.
We don’t make movies, we make filming.