The streaming company aims to develop the audiovisual sector in the Region of Murcia
Announcing this historic collaboration, Mayor Noelia Arroyo assured that the agreement signifies “an agreement by which we support our creators, our Film Festival and take advantage of Netflix’s knowledge to improve the training of future professionals in the audiovisual world”.
“For us, this means opening a direct communication channel with Netflix to have the help and advice of a large company in our capacity development projects in Cartagena throughout the audiovisual production chain”, underlined Ms. Arroyo, adding that the municipality is home to a polytechnic university. and technology is increasingly important in audiovisual production.
To this end, the first Tourism Strategic Plan 2021-2025 invested 4.1 million euros in the development and promotion of Cartagena as a destination for audiovisual productions.
The public policy director for Spain and Portugal expressed her enthusiasm for producing “good stories” in the Region, adding that the company hopes to showcase “diversity, geographical diversity, culture of our country and not be limited to certain places”. . This agreement reflects this objective.
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