Shooting in Hungary

In general

Due to the increased amount of foreign productions in the last decade, Budapest has evolved into an exceptional production hub with a brilliant infrastructure, affordable locations and highly competent English-speaking cast and crew.

Tax rebate

Hungary has introduced a simple and transparent tax incentive in 2003 to stimulate local film productions. The results speak for themselves, the overall spending on film productions have increased significantly and Hungary has become the second most popular shooting destination in Europe after London.


Budapest is able to imitate the look and feel of major European cities – from Paris to Vienna, Moscow, London and even New York. There is also wide range of sound stages available of within an easy reach of the city, with the largest studio space being 15.000 square meters.