Malta Film Commission Announces Nominees For Malta Film Awards

  The Malta Film Commission announced the nominees for the first edition of Malta Film Awards on Wednesday 15th December live from the Malta Film Studios.   The nominations for each category were revealed live on Television Malta by local personalities, Andrea Cassar and Xandru Grech.     The 18 categories for the Malta Film […]

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 […]