The port of Alicante has become scene of some scenes of one of the chapters of the fifth and final season of the popular and successful Netflix series The Money Heist.
As reported this Friday, the Alicante city council, the Vancouver Media production company filmed scenes in the port for the Chapter 10 from the series starring Úrsula Corberó, Itziar Ituño and Álvaro Morte.
The permissions for recording They have been coordinated by the Alicante Film Office, attached to the Municipal Tourist Board.
The luminosity, climate, diversity of scenery, seafront and the wide network of connections with Spain and Europe are some of the claims of the city of Alicante to become one of the key destinations for film shooting.
The city council has indicated that, despite the restrictions due to the pandemic, between the first months of 2021, from January to May, they have requested 21 permit procedures and advice on locations and services in the city.
These efforts have led to the recording a documentary, a short film, two music videos and six photo sessions for brands have also been organized, in addition to the filming of four television programs and seven commercials.
Regarding the year marked by Covid-19, 2020, the activity was canceled in the months of March, April and May, but once work was resumed in June, dozens of procedures and suggestions reached the Film Office office. The main collaborations were the series Alba and the feature film AMA.
Alicante Film Office is a municipal office that offers free information services, advice and administrative processing to all professionals in the audiovisual sector who wish to film in Alicante.
In the city of Alicante there is a wide variety of indoor and outdoor locations Indicated for the realization of all kinds of filming, such as the castle of Santa Bárbara, the island of Tabarca as well as the Paseo de la Explanada, the Santa Cruz neighborhood or the air-raid shelters, among others.