Co-production Treaty between
Portugal & Spain

Project Type | sign in to Olffi

Sign Date | 8 February 1989

In force | 8 November 1989 (Amended 2006/04/24)

Activity | Production

Min Participation | sign in to Olffi

Versioning | sign in to Olffi


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Specific Conditions

  • Production companies must have a sound technical and financial set-up and professional experience recognized by the competent authorities
  • Production companies must respectively comply with the applicable Spanish or Portuguese regulations,
  • Artistic and technical staff must be nationals or residents of either Spain or Portugal
  • Minority coproducer contribution has to include technical, artistic and creative participation in proportion with his investment ; artists, technicians and directors, who are not nationals of Spain nor Portugal may be permitted, if required by the film, subject to the joint agreement of the authorities of both countries
  • A case-by-case basis to the co-production of films between Spain and Portugal and countries with which either of them is bound by film co-production agreements is favoured by the competent authorities of the two countries
  • Studio shooting shall preferably take place in studios located within majority coproduction country
  • Co-produced films shall be shown at international festivals by the country providing the majority co-producer or, in the event of equal financial participation, by the co-producing country of which the director is a national.