Fiji One: Fiji’s Film and Television Industry sets record breaking year

[Source: Fiji One News]

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Trade, Co-operatives, Small and Medium Enterprises and Communications Manoa Kamikamica announced today that the Net Fiji Spend attracted by Fiji’s Film and TV sector up to August 2023 has already doubled all of 2022 and is 2.3 times higher than the pre-pandemic’s best Net Spend attracted in 2019.

“Fiji’s audio-visual sector has been recovering steadily from the pandemic, and in 2023 it has reached an all-time best within the first 8 months of the year,” said DPM Kamikamica.

Film Fiji (statutory body in charge of the promotion and development of the AV sector in Fiji) has recorded for the first time a Net Fiji Spend of $71.3 million in 2023, and within the first 8 months of the year, attracting shows to Fiji with a Total Local Spend of $86 million and a Total Production Budget of over $236 million….

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