What is a Professional Film Commissioner?

The point person, formally sanctioned to represent the jurisdictions’ government, acting as a liaison between the film or media production company or individual filmmaker and the local government, crew, business, services and constituency.

Film commissions may offer the following:

• Assistance with locations and scouting services
• Assistance in the required permitting process
• An online database of location photographs and videos
• Connectivity to public, local, state and federal governmental agencies
• Connectivity to the private sector
• A live/active website
• A database of local crew, vendors, services
• Film industry resources and information