Films made pursuant to the co-production agreement between Brazil and UK may now qualify as “British” films for the purposes of UK film tax relief.

The Films Co-Production Agreements (Amendment) Order 2015 (SI 2015/1886) has amended the Films Co-Production Agreeements Order 1985 by adding Brazil to the list of co-production agreements made between various countries and the UK under which films may qualify as “British” for the purposes of UK film tax relief.  The co-production agreement between Brazil and UK was entered into on 28 September 2012.