Olsberg•SPI assist Screen Australia

For a fourth time, Jonathan Olsberg was a member of the assessment team who recommended a number of corporate investments to Screen Australia’s Board as part of its Enterprise Funding programme. Since the programme’s inception in 2009 (introduced following recommendations from Olsberg•SPI) the scheme has invested A$18 million in 25 Australian screen businesses. read more →

25 Nov 2012

Olsberg•SPI publishes independent report on film company sustainability

Olsberg•SPI has published an independent research report that provides a new look at the problem of sustainability for independent film companies and addresses the challenges, and potential solutions, for industry and government. Although the opinions expressed in it are solely ours, the report was sponsored by Film i Väst, PACT and the Swedish Film Institute… read more →

28 Jun 2012

Olsberg•SPI study leads to new financial incentives in Abu Dhabi

In May, the Abu Dhabi Film Commission announced a new financial incentive for audio-visual productions, using a 30% rebate structure, based on a feasibility study and design recommendations by Olsberg•SPI. read more →

28 Jun 2012

Olsberg•SPI recommends changes to European Convention on Cinematographic Co-Production

Olsberg•SPI has delivered on behalf of the Council of Europe an evaluation of the European Convention on Cinematographic Co-Production. This survey, which considered the views of a range of administrators, film-makers and media lawyers drawn from the States which are party to the convention, both highlights the successes so far and makes suggestions for modernisation.. read more →

09 May 2012

Olsberg•SPI study leads to new film production rebates in Malaysia

The Prime Minister of Malaysia has announced a new fiscal production rebate of 30% for local and foreign film makers. This initiative was based in part on Olsberg•SPI’s feasibility study on incentives for Malaysia, completed last October for our client Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios. read more →

22 Mar 2012

Jonathan Olsberg appears live on Swedish television

Jonathan Olsberg was interviewed live on Swedish television daily news programme ‘Aktuellt’ about the recent successes enjoyed by Swedish films and filmmakers. read more →

23 Jan 2012

Olsberg•SPI advises Skillset Cymru

Olsberg•SPI is advising Skillset Cymru on a number of assignments concerning current and future skills needs for the Creative Economy in Wales. read more →

23 Jan 2012

Olsberg•SPI strategic advisors to Emerging Pictures Inc

Olsberg•SPI is providing strategic business advice to this US-based distributor of specialised and alternative content to US digital cinemas. read more →

23 Jan 2012

Olsberg•SPI advises Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios

Olsberg•SPI has recently completed a range of advisory services concerning the strategic development of Malaysia’s film industry. read more →

23 Jan 2012

Olsberg•SPI advises Abu Dhabi Film Commission

Olsberg•SPI has been hired to provide strategic research and advice for the Abu Dhabi Film Commission. read more →

23 Jan 2012