PRODUCTION INCENTIVES IN PORTUGAL Through the Pic Portugal - Cash Rebate Incentive and the recently created Pic Portugal - Cash Refund Incentive (ICA, I.P.),
Portugal offers highly competitive financing options for domestic and foreign productions and co-productions that are
filmed and produced on Portuguese territory and involve local and European artists and technicians.
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SHOOTING PLACES

Portugal's Locations
Madeira Transportation
Madeira
Douro
Porto and North
Museu Alberto Sampaio
Porto and North
Castelo de Lagos
Algarve
Parque Empresarial do Barreiro
Lisboa e Vale do Tejo
Concatedral de Miranda do Douro
Porto and North

MADE IN PORTUGAL

CASH REBATE SUPPORTED FILMS

Film

Um Film em Forma de Assim

DIRECTOR

João Botelho

PRODUCTION

Ar de Films

Film

Grand Tour

DIRECTOR

Miguel Gomes

PRODUCTION

Uma Pedra no Sapato, coproduced with Vivo film, Shellac, Cinéma Defacto

Film

Banzo

DIRECTOR

Margarida Cardoso

PRODUCTION

Uma Pedra no Sapato, Les Films de L’après-midi, Damned Films, Baldr Film

Film

Your Face Will Be the Last

DIRECTOR

Luís Filipe Rocha

PRODUCTION

Ukbar Films, Lda

TV Series

The Acolyte

DIRECTOR

Hanelle M. Culpepper, Alex Garcia Lopez, Leslye Headland, Kogonada

PRODUCTION

Lucasfilm

Film

Cândido

DIRECTOR

Jorge Paixão da Costa

PRODUCTION

Ukbar Films

NEWS

LATEST NEWS
Results of the applications for Pic Portugal – Cash Rebate Incentive

After the analysis period, 20 projects were admitted to the incentive benefit, while three others will receive financial support for scouting and promotion missions.

Imagem gráfica que anuncia Portugal como país em foco nesta edição do mercado.
Portugal in the Spotlight at Conecta FICTION & ENTERTAINMENT

Portugal is the featured country at this year's edition of Conecta FICTION & ENTERTAINMENT. Three Portuguese productions and a co-production with Brazil have been selected for the pitching sessions that will run until 21 June.

Fotografia em que se vêm todos os premiados no palco dos Prémios Sophia.
Films supported by the Cash Rebate Incentive awarded by the Portuguese Film Academy

The Sophia Awards 2024 were announced on May 26. Several projects supported by the Pic Portugal – Cash Rebate Incentive were awarded.

Fotografia de Miguel Gomes a discursar, ao lado de Wim Wenders.
Festival de Cannes: Miguel Gomes wins Best Director award for “Grand Tour”

The Portugal Film Commission was at the premiere of the film at the Festival de Cannes. "Grand Tour", a co-production of Uma Pedra no Sapato, was supported by the Pic Portugal – Cash Rebate Incentive.

Imagem em que se vêm cinco pessoas de costas, sentadas num banco, a observarem no céu a palma que simboliza o Festival de Cannes.
Eight Portuguese films at the 77th Cannes Festival

The highlight goes to "Grand Tour", by Miguel Gomes, which was selected for the main competitive section of the festival. This co-production of Uma Pedra no Sapato was supported by Pic Portugal - Cash Rebate Incentive.

Session on the sustainability criteria in Pic Portugal incentives

Dozens of producers, directors and other professionals from the sector participated in the session about “Environmental sustainability, Cash Rebate and Cash Refund”.