Bollywood remains one of the most dynamic film industries globally. Worth an estimated $2.4 billion in 2020, Bollywood produces more films annually than Hollywood, including many produced outside India. Like any filmmaker, Indian producers are always on the lookout for new, fresh locations that provide logistical support and production incentives to give producers a competitive advantage.
NEOM, which is creating the region’s first truly integrated media hub in Saudi Arabia, provides an exciting opportunity for Indian producers with unique and diverse locations that have never been used before as well as its production services support. This fully integrated media ecosystem does not currently exist anywhere else in the world.
The first of several Arabic soap operas to be shot at NEOM goes into production in January 2022.
Read more at The Economic Times