Letter to facilitate filming, issued by the Portuguese Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual (ICA)

The Alentejo and Ribatejo Film Commission can provide a Letter to facilitate filming from the ICA to the departments and local authorities in question concerning the filming or fiction films and television programs of a fictional nature.

In order to issue a Letter to facilitate filming, the Alentejo and Ribatejo Film Commission requires the following information:

  • The title of the audiovisual project
  • The name of the director
  • The name of the producer and production company and / or production manager and / or location manager
  • The country of production
  • Precise filming locations and dates
  • Certificate confirming the absence of violence, racism and sexism and is not in breach of any legislation in force in Portugal.

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