|Sapporo Electronics and Industries Cultivation; Foundation Screen Authority Sapporo
||Subsidies for production costs to cover the expenses in Sapporo city
||Up to 3,000,000 JPY
|Subsidies for production fee for films and TV dramas in Sapporo or Hokkaido area
||UP to 10,000,000 JPY
|Chiba Prefecture Film Commission
||Subsidies for production costs to cover the expensses in Chiba Prefecture.
(for films and TV shows)
|Cover 50% of expenses up to10,000,000 JPY of production costs
|Kobe Film Office
||"Location Scouting Aid Fund System" for both domestic and overseas films and TV dramas.
Cover costs for round-trip airfare and accommodation, for 3persons/ 3 nights max per project for overseas.
Cover accommodation for 5persons/ 1 night max per project for domestic.
|Up to 1,000,000 JPY (for overseas)
Up to 200,000 JPY (for domestic)
The amount will be based on actual costs, and the upper limit of the annual budget is 1 million JPY.
|Wakayama City Film Commission
||Subsidies for production costs to cover the part of expensses in Wakayama city.
(for films and TV dramas)
|Up to 5,000,000 JPY
|Shimonoseki Film Commission
||Subsidies for production costs to cover the accomodation.
||contact for details
|Kitakyushu Film Commission
||Subsidies for both domestic and overseas films and TV doramas. Cover expenses in Kitakyushu City.
||contact for details
|Saga Prefecture Film Commission
||Subsidies for location scouting and in production
(For both domestic and overseas films and TV dramas）only the expenses in Saga Prefecture.
|Cover 50% of expenses up to 5,000,000 JPY of production costs
|Usa Film Commission
||Subsidies for location scouting fees to cover costs of transportations for Usa city and accomodations.
||Cover 50% of the costs up to 3,000,000JPY
||Subsidies for production costs and promotion fees
(for films and TV programs, and commercials)
50% of expenses up to 5,000,000JPY
50% of costs up to 5,000,000JPY
cover accomodations up to 200,000JPY
|Okinawa Film Office
||Support for co-production, joint production
Applicable for all filming-related contents (movies, dramas, PV, animation, etc.)
Subsidies for location shooting (including location scouting fee):
|Cover 50% of expenses up to 30,000,000 JPY per project for accommodations, transportation, personnel costs (local employment) in Okinawa Prefecture
However, a Japanese production partner is required
*Many of the cities provide a large number of volunteer extras for no charge, and exemption of fees for shooting at public facilities.
*As there are many projects that span only a single fiscal year, these may differ depending on the period.
Please enquire directly at each film commissions or Japan Film Commssion for details.