Seattle Filming Resources

Seattle has a superlative number of filmmaking resources in every aspect of the art form which are available and accessible to filmmakers of every experience level, catering to nearly all needs. Resources range from local production studios, skilled industry workers, educational institutions, and networking events to fundraising and grant opportunities. Seattle's dedication to filmmaking is represented in the extensive network of resources and community involvement with film.


Climate

Seattle Weather


Film Incentives

Washington Filmworks
Washington Filmworks manages State's Film Incentive Program with funding assistance to commercials, television and feature films shooting in Washington State. Offering up to a 30% return on all qualified in-state expenditures (including Washington based labor and talent), WashingtonFilmWorks raises $3.5M annually to incentivize production statewide.


Crew & Production Resources

Northwest Production Index
Directory of every production resource you need, whether you're shooting a feature film, TV commercial, corporate video, or building a website.


Washington Filmworks
Washington Filmworks manages the State Film Office Production and Location resources. Dedicated to helping filmmakers bring their vision to the small and big screens, Washington FilmWorks is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (6) organization that offers funding assistance to commercials, television and feature films shooting in Washington State. Washington Filmworks works with all types of productions to facilitate their needs from project conception through completion, including: script breakdown, location scouting, liaison referral, accommodations, permits, and troubleshooting.

IATSE Seattle Crew Listing by Job Class

For additional crew/services, or for a hard copy of the NW Production Index, contact the Washington State Film Profgram at (206) 264-0667