Malta’s historic streets transformed into film set

The historic streets of Vittoriosa have been transformed into a film set. The Maltese city is being used as the backdrop for a British-funded movie about the life of Jesus. A number of narrow streets have been decorated with ceramic pots and wicker baskets as well as Middle Eastern fabrics. Extras dressed as biblical characters […]

Malta bids to be crowned Europe’s top film location

It’s famously been described as ‘the Hollywood of the Mediterranean’. And now Malta is in the running to be crowned the best film location in Europe. Fort St Elmo in Valletta has been shortlisted for the top award by the Association of European Film Commissions. The fort, which was built by the Knights in 1552, featured […]