Helpful links to Alabama information resources and Web sites specific to the film industry.

See Production Directory page for information and links to Alabama-based production services and support providers.


Underwriting/Financing Film Tax Incentives:

Sakonnet Capital Partners, LLC


Crew Training:

Empact Alabama - Montgomery, AL


Film Festivals In-State:

Montgomery Film Festival - Montgomery, AL

Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival - Birmingham, AL

George Lindsey UNA Film  Festival - Florence, AL

Alabama International Film Festival - Troy, AL

River City Film Festival - Decatur, AL

South Alabama Film Festival - Mobile, AL

Jubilee Film Festival - Selma, AL


Film Festivals Out-Of-State:

Sundance Film Festival and Institute

Cannes International Film Festival

Research Alabama:

Alabama TV Stations

Alabama Radio Stations

Alabama Newspapers

Alabama Governor's Office

Alabama Development Office

Alabama Field Trip Guide

Alabama Travel Council

Location Spotlights:

Alabama Theatre

Rickwood Field

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Sloss Furnaces

Alabama Veterans Memorial

Alabama Shakespeare Festival

U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Wetumpka Depot Players


Tourism & Travel Department

Greater Birmingham Convention and Visitors Bureau

Mobile Convention and Visitors Corp.

Alabama Gulf Coast Convention and Visitors Bureau

Montgomery Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

For a more comprehensive listing of tourism bureaus and chambers of commerce, go to Alabama Travel Council

General Film Info:

The Incentives Office

Ease Entertainment Services

Cast and Crew

Entertainment Partners


Association of Film Commissioners International

Internet Movie Database

Association of Independent Video and Filmmakers

Alabama Filmmakers Association, Inc.

IATSE Local 161

Film Industry:

Green Production Guide

Producers Guild of America Green

Screen Actors Guild

Directors Guild of America

Producers Guild of America

Screenwriters Guild of America

Writers Guild of America

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Motion Picture and Television Industry Professionals

Hair and Makeup Artist Network

Film Production Schools

Makeup Artist Edu

Film Media:

The Hollywood Reporter

American Cinematographer


Premiere Magazine

Filmmaker Magazine

Movie Maker Magazine


Funding Help:

Foundations & Grants