Who we are
Alberta is a special place with an independent spirit and a long history of turning something that appears average into something amazing. We understand the power of dreams and cultivate what creative dreamers need to touch hearts and expand minds.
The commission operates under Alberta’s Ministry of Arts, Culture and Status of Women and supports the Ministry of Jobs, Economy and Trade.
What we do
From big-budget, award-winning feature films, broadcast TV, streaming series, documentaries and everything in between – name it and we have helped get it done.
The Alberta Film Commission provides customized scouting packages and services to clients exploring the advantages of creating in Alberta.
We are passionate about helping you achieve your vision for your project, and can help you find:
- a vast array of locations ready to play their part
- budget-expanding financial incentives
- expert crews and post-production resources
- established studios
- undeniable economic advantages
- info on getting into the industry
How we can help
Starting a project
Whether it is a small art-house film, TV series, or a feature film, we start every project the same way – by talking with you to understand exactly how we can help you get it in the can and on the screen.
Finding the perfect location
Alberta is vast and the possibilities for places to tell your story are endless. We can help you explore all the possibilities by creating a locations package that is tailored to your project.
Support for your shoot
Once you have boots on the ground, we are here to help you find everything you need to make sure you get the most out of every production day and every production dollar – from equipment and studio rentals, to crew and catering. We’ll even recommend things you can do on your day off, from great restaurants and nightlife, to unparalleled natural adventures.
I really like the area. I like the great plains and these rivers, these grasslands and these vistas… I came here primarily because Calgary and this area have always treated me really well.
Get in touch
If you are wondering if Alberta is right for your next project, give us a call or send us a message.
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