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Film: Israel

Volume 494: debated on Monday 22 June 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (1) what recent progress has been made on the implementation of the UK-Israel Film Co-production Treaty; (281298)

(2) what recent discussions his Department has had with the Government of Israel on collaboration between the UK and Israeli film industries.

We have completed the substantive negotiations with Israel on a film co-production agreement. There are some minor elements to be finalised, but we expect to be able to announce arrangements for the signing of this treaty in the summer.