by Stuff — 11 May 2022
For every dollar spent on New Zealand’s screen production grant, the country gets back an additional $6.11, according to a new report.
The report, commissioned by the New Zealand Film Commission, has not yet been released but an initial draft said the sector’s economic output between 2014/15 and 2020/21 was $10 billion.
It found that in the 2020/21 year, spending on the sector reached its highest recorded level at $985 million. And it showed that government spending on screen has grown at an average rate of 20% between 2014/15 and 2020/21.
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