Tres Cantos, Spain: On-line video streaming big Netflix opened new movie studios in Spain on Tuesday, doubling its manufacturing capability within the nation, which has turn out to be a hub for audiovisual manufacturing in Europe.
The brand new amenities embody an enormous manufacturing complicated within the city of Tres Cantos, north of Madrid, with 5 movie units in La Ciudad de la Tele and round 30 enhancing suites.
Netflix has now doubled its manufacturing capability in Spain, including a complete of 10 units together with manufacturing, make-up, hairstyling and a altering room, the US firm mentioned in an announcement.
The leisure platform inaugurated its first studio outdoors america on the identical website in 2019, shortly after the Spanish sequence “La Casa de Papel” grew to become its first world hit in a language apart from English.
The Tres Cantos hub has turn out to be Netflix’s important manufacturing website within the European Union, with greater than 30 films and sequence slated for 2022, together with “Welcome to Eden” and “Elite.”
Spain’s Tradition Minister Mikel Iqueta welcomed the information, saying he wished to encourage main boards and producers to arrange within the nation.
Audiovisual producers are more and more selecting Spain for sequence filming, with the southern European nation’s landscapes akin to the American West and attracting Hollywood for the reason that Sixties.
The Spanish authorities goals to extend audiovisual manufacturing within the nation by 30 % by 2025. (AFP)