Philippine Film Studios, Inc. is proud to announce its latest venture, Reality TV Asia! Based in the Cagayan Economic Free Zone, the aim of this new company is to bring in television shows, films and other entertainment productions into the area, which boasts of enticing incentives for potential producers looking to shoot in the Philippines.
From the article “The Bourne Legacy Showcases Manila, El Nido Island in all their Beauty”
“Film producers of the latest installment of the Bourne franchise singled out Manila over Jakarta, Indonesia and Vietnam for the location of The Bourne Legacy for several reasons, to include the proverbial Filipino ‘hospitality’.” – Rai Lacoste
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“Finally, a film that films Manila as Manila. Here’s a guide to the new movie’s Philippines shoot locations.
Big budget films have been shot here before. What has Filipinos excited is that it’s the first Hollywood film to include the Philippines in location credits on the big screen. “The Philippines has played almost any country — Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Mexico, Panama, Cuba,” says Lope “Jun” Juban, Jr., president of Philippine Film Studios, which worked on the “Legacy” shoot.” – Cheryl Tiu
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Invited as speaker in the “Location Shooting, Developing the Potential for Film in Tourism and Co Production Ventures” module at the recently-concluded 2012 International Film Conference, Lope “Jun” Juban Jr., a veteran in foreign co-productions and president of the Philippine Film Studios, Inc., disclosed that Filipino production expertise also drew the foreign crew in.” – Julien Merced C. Matabuena