§ 21. Mr. O'Hara
To ask the Secretary of State for National Heritage how many feature films were produced in the United Kingdom in the last year for which figures are available; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Brooke
Industry sources indicate that in 1993, 39 feature films were produced in the United Kingdom and a further 28 films were shot abroad with the participation of United Kingdom production companies. The total of 67 films represents a significant increase over the previous year, during which 47 films were produced with United Kingdom involvement.