Resources

This resource list should help filmmakers/producers etc. locate useful information on many aspects of the film industry.

FILM INDUSTRY MAGAZINES

Hollywood Reporter- www.hollywoodreporter.com
Variety – www.variety.com
Screen International - www.screendaily.com
The Business of Film- www.thebusinessoffilm.com
Backstage - www.backstage.com
Videomaker – www.videomaker.com
DV magazine – www.mydvmag.com
MovieMaker – www.moviemaker.com
Studentfilmakers mag – www.studentfilmmakers.com


FILMMAKER INDUSTRY - GENERAL

Agents - HCDonline.com
Film Crew - FilmStaff.com
Movie Crew - ProductionHUB.com
Screenwriter - WGA.org
Film Director - DGA.org
Movie Actor - SAG.org
Cinematographer - IATSE-intl.org
Producers - IMDB.com


INDEPENDENT FILMMAKING RESOURCES

Writers / Storyboard Software - WritersStore.com
Filmmaking Contracts - FilmTvContracts.com
Software - Media-Services.com
Budgeting Software - ShowBizSoftware.com
Movie Scheduling Programs - ShowBizSoftware.com
Moviemaking Magazine - Moviemaker.com
Filmmaking info - Filmmaking.net
Independent Filmmaker - Filmmaker.com
Filmmaking Encyclopedia - Filmunderground.com
Film Production News - StudioDaily.com/fillmandvideo
Film Editing News - PostMagazine.com
Filmmaking Magazine - FilmmakerMagazine.com
Film Collaborative - www.FilmCollaborative.org - distribution of independent film
Indie Rights - www.nelsonmadisonfilms.com/coop.php - distribution services to indies.
Shooting People - www.shootingpeople.org


FILM COMMISSIONS – BY STATE


ALABAMA

ALABAMA FILM OFFICE
401 Adams Avenue, Suite 616
Montgomery, AL 36104
Main Phone: (334) 242-4195
Fax: (334) 242-2077
www.alabamafilm.org

ARIZONA

ARIZONA FILM COMMISSION
1700 W Washington St #600
Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-771-1100
800-528-8421
www.azcommerce.com/film

CALIFORNIA

CALIFORNIA FILM COMMISSION
7080 Hollywood Blvd. #900
Hollywood, CA 90028
(800) 858-4749
(323) 860-2960
(323) 860-2972 Fax
www.film.ca.gov

CONNECTICUT

CONNECTICUT FILM, VIDEO & MEDIA OFFICE
One Constitution Plaza, 2nd Floor
Hartford, Connecticut 06103
860-256-2800
860-256-2811 (fax)
www.ctfilm.com

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF MOTION PICTURE & TV DEVELOPMENT
441 4th Street NW #760
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 727-6608
http://film.dc.gov




GEORGIA

GEORGIA FILM & VIDEO TAPE OFFICE
75 Fifth Street NW, Suite 1200
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 962-4052
(404) 962-4053 Fax
www.georgia.org


IDAHO

IDAHO FILM BUREAU
700 W. State Street
Boise, ID 83720
(800) 942-8338
(208) 334-2470
(208) 334-2631 Fax
www.filmidaho.com

INDIANA

INDIANA FILM COMMISSION
One North Capitol Ave #700
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2288
(317)-232-8888
(317)-232-4146 Fax
www.filmindiana.com

KANSAS

KANSAS FILM COMMISSION
1000 S.W. Jackson Street Suite 100
Topeka, Kansas 66612-1354
Phone: (785) 296-2178
Fax: (785) 296-3490
www.filmkansas.com



LOUISIANA

LOUISIANA FILM AND TELEVISION DEVELOPMENT
1051 N. 3rd St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(888) 665-0447
(225) 342-8150
(225) 342-5389 Fax
www.lafilm.org

MARYLAND

MARYLAND FILM OFFICE
217 E. Redwood St., 9th floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
(800) 333-6632
(410) 767-6340
(410) 333-0044 Fax
www.marylandfilm.org

MICHIGAN

MICHIGAN FILM OFFICE
300 N. Washington Sq., 4th Fl.
Lansing, MI 48913
(800) 477-3456
(517) 335-2693
(517) 241-0867 Fax
www.michigan.gov/filmoffice

MISSISSIPPI

MISSISSIPPI FILM OFFICE
501 North West St 5th Floor
Jackson, MS 39201
(601) 359-3297
(601) 359-5048 Fax
www.filmmississippi.org

MONTANA

MONTANA FILM OFFICE
301 S. Park Ave.
Helena, MT 59620
(800) 553-4563
(406) 841-2876
(406) 841-2877 Fax
www.montanafilm.com

NEVADA

NEVADA FILM OFFICE
555 E. Washington Ave. #5400
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(877) 638-3456
(702) 486-2711
(702) 486-2712 Fax
www.nevadafilm.com

NEW HAMPSHIRE

NEW HAMPSHIRE FILM OFFICE
20 Park Street
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-2220
(603) 271-3163 Fax
www.nh.gov/film


NEW MEXICO

NEW MEXICO FILM OFFICE
418 Montezuma Ave.
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(800) 545-9871
(505) 476-5600
(505) 476-5601 Fax
www.nmfilm.com

NORTH CAROLINA

THE NORTH CAROLINA FILM OFFICE
301 N. Wilmington St
Raleigh, NC 27601
(866) 468-2273
(919) 733-9900
(919) 715-0151 Fax
www.ncfilm.com

OHIO

OHIO FILM COMMISSION
77 South High Street 29th Floor
Columbus, Oh 42316
(800) 230-3523
(614) 644-5156
(614) 466-6744 Fax
www.discoverohiofilm.com

OREGON

OREGON FILM & VIDEO OFFICE
121 SW Salmon St. #1205
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 229-5832
(503) 229-6869 Fax
www.oregonfilm.org


PUERTO RICO

PUERTO RICO FILM COMMISSION
355 F.D. Roosevelt Ave. #106
Hato Rey, Puerto Rico 00918
(787) 758-4747
(787) 756-5706 Fax
www.puertoricofilm.com

SOUTH CAROLINA

SOUTH CAROLINA FILM OFFICE
1205 Pendleton St., Rm. 529
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 737-0490
(803) 737-3104 Fax
www.scfilmoffice.com


TENNESSEE

TENNESSEE FILM COMMISSION
312 8th Ave. North, 9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243
(877) 818-3456
(615) 741-3456
(615) 741-5554 Fax
http://www.state.tn.us/film/

UTAH

UTAH FILM COMMISSION
300 N. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
(800) 453-8824
(801) 538-8740
(801) 538-1397 Fax
www.film.utah.gov

VIRGINIA

VIRGINIA FILM OFFICE
901 East Byrd Street
Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 545-5530 Phone
(800) 854-6233 Toll Free
(804) 545-5531 Fax
www.film.virginia.org

WASHINGTON DC

WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF MOTION PICTURE & TV DEVELOPMENT
441 4th Street NW #760
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 727-6608
http://film.dc.gov


WISCONSIN

WISCONSIN FILM OFFICE
648 N Plankinton #425
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 287-6235
www.filmwisconsin.org

ALASKA

ALASKA FILM PROGRAM
PO Box 110804
Juneau, AK 99811
(907) 269-8190
www.alaskafilm.org


ARKANSAS

ARKANSAS FILM OFFICE
1 Capitol Mall - Room 2C-200
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 682-7676
(501) 682-3456 Fax
www.arkansasedc.com

COLORADO

COLORADO FILM COMMISSION
241 S. Cherokee St., Suite E
Denver, Colorado 80223
Phone: 303.592.4065
Fax: 303.722.1158
www.coloradofilm.org


DELAWARE

DELAWARE FILM OFFICE
99 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901
(800) 441-8846
(302) 739-4271
(302) 739-5749 Fax
www.dedo.de.gov

FLORIDA

FLORIDA FILM COMMISSION
Governor's Office of Film and Entertainment
Executive Office of the Governor
The Capitol
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001
Phone: (850) 410-4765
Toll Free: (877) FLA-FILM
Fax: (850) 410-4770
www.filminflorida.com

HAWAII

HAWAII FILM OFFICE
1 Capital District Bldg
250 S Hotel St 5th Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 586-2570
(808) 586-2572 Fax
www.hawaiifilmoffice.com

ILLINOIS

ILLINOIS FILM OFFICE
100 W. Randolph St. 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 814-3600
(312) 814-8874 Fax
http://www.illinoisbiz.biz/film/index.html


IOWA

IOWA FILM OFFICE
200 East Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 242-4726
(515) 242-4795 Fax
www.filmiowa.com

KENTUCKY

KENTUCKY FILM OFFICE
500 Metro St.
2200 Capital Plaza Tower
Frankfort, KY 40601
(800) 345-6591
(502) 564-3456
(502) 564-7588 Fax
www.kyfilmoffice.com

MAINE

MAINE FILM OFFICE
59 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
(207) 624-7631
www.filminmaine.com




MASSACHUSETTS

MASSACHUSETTS FILM OFFICE
31 St. James Avenue, Suite 260
Boston, Massachusetts, 02116
617.423.1155
617.423.1158 (fax)
www.massfilmbureau.com


MINNESOTA

MINNESOTA FILM and TV BOARD
401 N. 3rd St., Suite 440
Minneapolis, MN 55401
(651) 645-3600
(651) 645-7373 Fax
www.mnfilmtv.org


MISSOURI

MISSOURI FILM OFFICE
301 West High Street, Suite 720
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-522-1288
www.mofilm.org


NEBRASKA

NEBRASKA FILM OFFICE
P.O. Box 94666
Lincoln, NE 68509-4666
(402) 471-3746
(402) 471-3238 Fax
www.filmnebraska.org


NEVADA

NEVADA FILM OFFICE (RENO & TAHOE)
108 E. Proctor
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 687-1814
(775) 687-4497 Fax
www.nevadafilm.com


NEW JERSEY

NEW JERSEY MOTION PICTURES & FILM OFFICE
PO Box 47023
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 648-6279
(973) 648-7350 Fax
www.njfilm.org

NEW YORK

NEW YORK STATE GOVERNOR'S FILM OFFICE
633 Third Ave. 33rd Fl
New York, NY 10017
(212) 803-2330
(212) 803-2339 Fax
www.nylovesfilm.com


NORTH DAKOTA

NORTH DAKOTA FILM COMMISSION
1600 E. Century Ave.
Bismarck, ND 58501
(701) 328-2525
(701) 328-4878 Fax
www.ndtourism.com


OKLAHOMA

OKLAHOMA FILM and MUSIC OFFICE
120 N Robinson Ave Suite 600
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
(800) 766-3456
(405) 230-8440
(405) 230-8640 Fax
www.oklahomafilm.org

PENNSYLVANIA

PENNSYLVANIA FILM OFFICE
Commonwealth Keystone Bldg
400 North St 4th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17120
(717) 783-3456
(717) 787-0687 Fax
www.filminpa.com

RHODE ISLAND

RHODE ISLAND FILM & TV OFFICE
One Capital Hill
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 222-3456
(401) 222-3018 Fax
www.film.ri.gov

SOUTH DAKOTA

SOUTH DAKOTA FILM COMMISSION
711 East Wells Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501
(800) 952-3625
(605) 773-3301
(605) 773-3256 Fax
www.filmsd.com

TEXAS

TEXAS FILM COMMISSION
PO Box 13246
Austin, TX 78711
(512) 463-9200
(512) 463-4114 Fax
www.governor.state.tx.us/film/


VERMONT

VERMONT FILM COMMISSION
10 Baldwin Street
Montpelier, VT 05601
(802) 828-3618
(802) 828-0607 Fax
www.vermontfilm.com


WASHINGTON

WASHINGTON STATE FILM OFFICE
2001 6th Ave. #2600
Seattle, WA 98121
(206) 264-0667
(206) 256-6154 Fax
www.filmwashington.com


WEST VIRGINIA

WEST VIRGINIA FILM OFFICE
90 MacCorkle Ave. SW - #143
S. Charleston, WV 26303
(800) CALLWVA
(304) 558-2200
(304) 558-1662 Fax
www.wvfilm.com

WYOMING

WYOMING FILM OFFICE
1520 Etchetape Cir.
Cheyenne, WY 82007
(800) 458-6657
(307) 777-3400
(307) 777-2877 Fax
www.filmwyoming.com
www.wyomingfilm.org




SCREENWRITER – GENERAL

Hollywood Screenwriter - www.HollywoodScriptwriter.com
Writing Movies / Business of Screenwriting - www.ScreenTalk.Biz
Screenwriter Magazine - www.ScreenwriterMagazine.com
SOnline Writers Magazine / Screenwriter Basics - www.ScreenwritersUtopia.com
Register Screenplay / Writers Guild Magazine - www.WGA.org
Script News / Selling Scripts - www.ScriptMag.com
Screenwriting Tricks / Screenwriting A-Z - www.CreativeScreenwriting.com
Screenwriting - www.ScreenTalk.org
Screenwriting Software - www.WritersStore.com
Screenplay Resources - www.SFinaldraft.com
Screenwriter Resources - www.ShowBizSoftware.com
Copyright a Script - www.LOC.gov
Sell a Script - www.HollywoodLitSales.com
Screenplay Pitches - www.ScriptShark.com
Script Sales - www.ScriptPipeline.com
Selling Pitches - www.MoviePitch.com
Buying scripts - www.ScriptSales.com


BUDGETING & SCHEDULING MOVIES

Movie Scheduling - MindStarProds.com
Shooting Schedules - EntertainmentPartners.com
Budget & Schedule Software - ShowBizSoftware.com
Filmmaker Tools - FilmmakerTools.com
Budget - Movie - FilmBudget.com
Budget Software - Easy-Budget.com
Filmmaker Budgets - BoilerPlate.net
Independent Film Budgets - JungleSoftware.com


ACTORS

Actors Resources - ActorSource.com
Actors Chatroom - ActorSite.com
Actors Career Guidance - StarvingActor.com
Film Actor Monologues - ActorPoint.com
Film Acting Monologues - ActorTips.com
Screen Actor Craft - ActorsCraft.com
Acting on the Web - ActingOnTheWeb.com
Acting Business - ActingBiz.com
Actors Directory - HCDonline.com
Movie Actor Resumes - ActingResume.com
Film Casting - BreakdownServices.com
Daily Casting Calls - CastingCallOnline.com
Find an Actor - Castingnetwork.com
Find an Actor - Castingnetwork.net
Casting Notice – Casting.Backstage.com


DIGITAL FILMMAKING NEWS

DV Magazine / DV Information - DV.com
Digital Videomaker - Videomaker.com
Digital Producer – DigitalProducer.Digitalmedianet.com
Digital Film Information - DVinfo.net
RES Magazine - RES.com
Digital Videography - Videography.com
Digital Movie News - DVcentral.org


FILM PUBLICITY

Film Sales Consultants – independentfilm.com
Filmmaker News - IndieWire.com
Film Festival Directory - FilmFestivals.com
Hollywood Foreign Press - HFPA.org


FILM FESTIVALS

Film Festival Directory - FilmFestivals.com
Film Festival Promo Site - FilmThreat.com
Film Festival Database - FilmFestivalSource.com
Film Festival Lists - InsideFilm.com
Film Festival Submissions - WithoutaBox.com

Sundance Film Festival - Sundance.org
Slamdance Film Festival - Slamdance.com
Seattle Film Festival - SeattleFilm.com
Los Angeles Film Festival - LAFilmFest.com
Tribeca Film Festival - TribecaFilmFestival.org
Telluride Film Festival - TellurideFilmFestival.com
AFI Film Festival - AFIfest.com
Austin Film Festival - AustinFilmFestival.com

Cannes Film Festival - Festival.Cannes.fr
Berlin Film Festival - Berlinale.de
Toronto Film Festival - TIFF.net
Venice Film festival - www.labiennale.org/en/cinema
Rotterdam Film Festival - FilmFestivalRotterdam.com
Edinburgh Film Festival - EdfilmFest.org.uk
Tokyo Film Festival - TIFF-jp.net
Korea Pusan Film Festival - PIFF.org
Hong Kong Film Festival - HKIFF.org.hk
Stockholm Film Festival - FilmFestivalen.se


MAJOR FILM DISTRIBUTORS

20th Century Fox - FoxMovies.com
Disney Studios - Disney.com/DisneyPictures
Paramount - Paramount.com
Universal - UniversalPictures.com
Sony Theatrical - spe.sony.com/movies
Warner Brothers - WarnerBros.com


INDEPENDENT FILM DISTRIBUTORS

LionsGate - LionsGateFilms.com
Miramax - Miramax.com
New Line - NewLine.com
Independent Distributors - IFTA-online.org
Film & TV Directory - HCDonline.comHCDonline.com


INTERNET MOVIE DISTRIBUTORS

Internet Distributing - AtomFilms.com
D Distribution - CinemaNow.com
Streaming Films - MovieFlix.com
Download Films - Blockbuster.com/download
Streaming Independent Films – home.VOD.com


FILM INDUSTRY CAREERS

Entertainment Careers - EntertainmentCareers.com
Movie Industry Jobs - FilmBiz.com/crew
Find a Job - CreativePlanet.com
Studio Jobs - FoxCareers.com
Theatrical Distributor Jobs - WarnerBroscareers.com
Movie JobS - Crew-Net.com
Film Crew - FilmStaff.com
ABC TV Training - ABCTalentDevelopment.com


PRODUCT PLACEMENT COMPANIES

HERO Entertainment Marketing, Inc.
I.S.M. Entertainment, Inc.
Keppler Entertainment, Inc.
Pier 3 Entertainment
Clearance Domain LLCCreative Entertainment Services
Davie-Brown Entertainment

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