Israel Woos Foreign Film, TV Producers With $6.3 Million Grants

The first recipient is NBC, which will film the series 'Dig,’ one of whose creators developed 'Hatufim,’ the original 'Homeland.’

To encourage foreign producers to shoot movies and television series in Jerusalem, the state and municipality are jointly providing up to 22 million shekels ($6.3 million) in grants this year and next for each qualifying foreign production in the city.