“Screen Tourism Promotion Project” – Starting with acceptance of applications for assisted works (model examples) –
Last Update : 2010/8/23
The Tourism Agency has started the Screen Tourism Promotion Tourism from this year, utilizing image works such as movies, dramas and the like along with discussions on assistance for images leading to inbound tourism by holding the second working group meeting earlier.
At this moment in time, we would like to inform you that we are accepting applications for work to be assisted / collaboration models in the future as follows. We would greatly appreciate active applications.
*Screen tourism involves people who are interested in image works such as movies / dramas taking the opportunity to visit production locations to either see the particular work or find more information about it.
1. Term of applications, number of cases
The first term application: August 23 (Monday), 2010 – September 3 (Friday), 2010
Photographic assistance works: within three cases
The second term application: October 25 (Monday), 2010 – November 5 (Friday), 2010
2. Content of assistance for model works
(1) Provision of information to carry out photographing in Japan
(2) Provision of fund, in case of photographical assistance: within five million yen (\5,000,000).
Assistances for scenario hunting and location hunting: within one million yen (\1,000,000)
(*Allowable expenses: travel charges to Japan/lodging and transport expenses to be paid in Japan)
The detailed content for the second term application will be announced soon.