Citizen Services Film and Audio-visual Arts
|Name of Procedure:||Recognition of film costs|
|Object:||Verification of the documents accrediting the costs of Spanish films, determining the producer's investment, in order to calculate the financing needs of the production area and establish the amount of public financial aid.|
|Legislation:||- Law 55/2007 of 28 December on Films (Spanish Official State Gazette 29/12/2006).|
- Royal Decree 526/2002 of 14 June on measures to develop and promote the film industry and the co-production of films (Spanish Official State Gazette 28/06/2002).
- ORDER CUL/3928/2006 of 14 December on the rules for the application of Royal Decree 526/2002 of 14 June which regulates measures for the development and promotion of the film industry and the co-production of films, and which establishes the regulatory bases for these measures (Spanish Official State Gazette 26/12/2006).
|Applicants||Production companies registered in Section One of the ICAA Film and Audiovisual Company Register that own films which are the object of this cost study.|
|Initiation method:||Upon request from the interested party. Accreditation of costs may be submitted by means of a special review and verification audit report, or by means of contracts, invoices, receipts and sales documents of the expenses incurred in the production of the film.|
|Application deadline:||For feature films: 4 months from the date of notification of the film's nationality certificate. For short films: 2 months from the date of notification of the film's nationality certificate, unless the aid being requested is for a short film already produced, in which case the deadlines specified in the announcement must also be taken into account.|
|Application location:||In the Electronic register of the Ministry of Culture.|
At the General Register of the Ministry of Culture or at the locations stipulated in Article 38.4 of Law 30/92 of 26 November on the Legal Regime of Public Administrations and the Common Administrative Procedure. Applications must bear the official stamp and the date of presentation.
|Ruling body:||Director General of the Film and Audiovisual Arts Institute.|
|Decision deadline:||5 Months from presentation of the application.|
|Appeals:||Judicial reviews and appeals for reversal.|
APPLICATION on the official form and STATEMENT OF PUBLIC AID RECEIVED, accompanied by: