Filming in Georgia is followed by the solid financial incentives. Government guarantees 20% cash rebate on qualified expenses. Extra refund up to 5% allowed in case of passing so called “cultural test”. Qualified expenses comprise the amount spent directly for the production process in Georgia and the “cultural test” could be passed if the project involves the elements for popularization of Georgia.
No difficulties to find experienced crew-members in Georgia and they cost way cheaper than in Europe. Here you also have an advantage of low costs for all production needs, including accommodation, transportation, food, different materials etc.
You can shoot exteriors and public building interiors for free. Authorities are open for cooperation with the film-crews.
Important notes about Georgia that will make your visit more enjoyable are: safe environment, extremely hospitable people, internationally recognized cuisine and the proven fact, that this land is the birthplace of wine.