We may have hit a new record this month with the release of three made-in-Utah productions: Wind River, Brigsby Bear and We Love You, Sally Carmichael.
All three received support from the Motion Picture Incentive Program and went on to shoot in multiple counties across the state, creating nearly 500 jobs and generating an estimated economic impact of $7.5 million in Utah cities.
Five New Productions Approved to Film in Utah
Line-up includes Taylor Sheridan’s Yellowstone, starring Kevin Costner
SALT LAKE CITY (July 13, 2017) – The Utah Film Commission today announced the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) Board approval of state film incentives for five new projects generating a combined economic impact of over $36 million and creating more than 500 local jobs.
Formed in 1974, the Utah Film Commission is part of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development under the Utah Office of Tourism, Film and Global Branding and is a member of the the Association of Film Commissioner’s International.
The Utah film Commission markets the entire State Of Utah for film, television and commercial production by promoting the use of local professional cast & crew, support services, locations and the Motion Picture Incentive Program.