Established in 1995 as a 501(c)(6) corporation, GPP was founded by a handful of Atlanta film industry pioneers and has grown to over 500 members made up of directors, producers, writers, TV and film crew professionals, broadcast and television studios, lighting and equipment companies, payroll, casting directors, talent agencies, actors, musicians, music writer/producers, union and association directors, hotel representatives and other service companies.

GEORGIA FILM INCENTIVE PROGRAMS

The Georgia Entertainment Industry Investment Act grants an income tax credit of 30 percent to qualified productions.

Up to 30% Income Tax Credit

The Georgia Entertainment Industry Investment Act offers an across the board flat tax credit of  20 percent, based on a minimum investment of $500,000 per year on qualified productions which include feature films, television movies or series, commercials, music videos, interactive entertainment and animated projects.

Location

As the largest state east of the Mississippi River, Georgia offers a remarkable variety of film locations suitable for any virtually any type of production. From the beautiful North Georgia mountains to the bucolic farmlands and coastal beaches and islands located in the Southern part of the state, Georgia offers virtually any type of landscape. Georgia is also home to a variety of swamps, marshes, and scenic rivers and lakes, as well as quaint, historic small towns and modern, major metropolitan cities.

To support your production, the state of Georgia boasts one of the deepest and most experienced crew bases in the country, with more than 5,000 union and non-union professionals. Another 1,000+ production suppliers and support vendors also make their home here, from lighting and grip to film and HD camera rental houses, sound stages, post production facilities, film labs, video game development studios, sound design and recording studios, and much more. Georgia also has an extensive network of tremendously talented actors and casting agencies.

Combined with the state’s generous financial incentives, vast transportation network (including Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the world’s busiest), moderate climate and high quality of life, Georgia offers ample production value at a competitive cost.

700
Film and Television Projects have been shot in Georgia

Testimonials

Beautiful locations all around the city making for great scenery.

John SmithProducer

Very easy to secure great locations around the city

Dan JobsProducer

Very diverse pool of talent in and around Atlanta.

Angela MacTalent Scout

Great location for casting new talent. Our crew found it very easy to film on location.

Emily DobbsDirector