FUNDERS: Film – Midwest Region

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: Illinois Film Office
Illinois Film Office / As the gateway to government our services include a vast locations library, a robust film production tax incentive and a comprehensive production guide.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: Film Indiana
Film Indiana / Film Indiana’s mission is to showcase the state’s assets, resources, and locations to local and out-of-state production companies and individuals seeking information and assistance with film, television, and commercial production.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: Produce Iowa, State Office of Media Production
Launched in 2013, Produce Iowa is the official State Office of Media Production. Its mission is to promote and facilitate media production in the state in order to develop a more sustainable creative economy in Iowa. Produce Iowa helps to connect the media producer’s wants and needs to the resources and solutions in our state. An essential tool is its Media Production Directory available 24/7 with Iowa crew and business listings along with a location database of available properties for filming. This free service brings job opportunities to everyone in the state. The office also supports community film festivals and educational experiences to engage Iowans and encourage their cultural storytelling.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: Michigan Film and Digital Media Office
When it comes to moviemaking, digital media and creative industries in Michigan, you’re looking in the right place.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: Minnesota Film and Television
Minnesota Film and Television is a non-profit film commission that advances Minnesota’s economy and enhances its robust cultural environment by promoting and supporting the state’s production industry.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: Film North Dakota
Film North Dakota is an impartial source providing filmmakers resources to film and photograph professionally in the Peace Garden State. North Dakota’s striking landscape is a storyline that can enhance any story. Diverse regions – from wide-open farmlands in the east, to the natural beauty of our lakes and rivers, to the rugged canyons and buttes in the breathtaking North Dakota Badlands in the west – make great backdrops for a variety of projects. Our legendary, talented people can provide the perfect ensemble crew.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: Ohio Film Office
The Ohio Film Office promotes the State of Ohio as an ideal destination for all forms of visual production. It provides a film-friendly environment that works on every step of the production process.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: South Dakota Film Office
The South Dakota Film Office, a component of the South Dakota Department of Tourism, was formed in 1989 to provide the following services: locating sites and/or resources to match script requirements and packaging those locations in a visual presentation. acting as a liaison between filmmakers and public/private domains to secure filming locations.providing information on various production needs such as lodging, food services, labor, props, transportation and state laws and guidelines.

FILM OFFICE RESOURCE: WISCONSIN (No State Film Office)