14 June 2017
Why VFX shouldn’t be taxed for employing global talent
The proposal in the Conservative manifesto to double the Immigration Skills Charge to £2000 per year for non-EU workers raised deep concerns amongst the VFX community which employs a significant proportion of overseas talent.
31 March 2016
Will the Apprenticeship Levy work for the Film & TV Services Sector?
UK Screen's CEO, Neil Hatton looks at the opportunities and problems posed for our sector by the government's proposed Apprenticeship Levy.
22 April 2014
A Studio for Scotland – It’s got to be Gartcosh by Mike Kelt
As the EKOS report on the proposed new film and drama space reports ‘a clear and present opportunity’ Mike Kelt, CEO of Artem and UK Screen Director, sums up progress to date and asks if politics and commercial wrangling over location will further delay this essential development.