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There are few places in the world you will find a people as skilled in production as in Alberta. Alberta is home to expert crews that have been nominated for 48 Academy Awards since 1948 and have received 22 Emmy Award wins out of 92 nominations. Crews are highly skilled in working on North American, European and Bollywood productions including small and large budget feature films, series, pilots, documentaries, made-for-television movies, lifestyle programs and commercial production.

The provinces wranglers, hair and make up artists set designers and many others are sought around the world.

But don’t take our word for it, ask our clients!

Alberta Film is a full service commission offering location packages and scouting and a one- stop source for all you need to know to film in Alberta. Send us your script and we will prepare a detailed location package to suit your needs.

Make Alberta the location for your project to ensure a quality production, produced on time and on budget. It may be the spectacular locations that lure you, or perhaps the cost savings; put our top-notch crews and services into the mix, and the package is complete.

Count on Alberta Film to ensure that your time spent filming in our province is a positive experience. From the moment you consider Alberta for your project until you’ve wrapped and beyond, contact us for support with your production needs.

Location Packages & Scouting:
Nowhere else in the world will you discover such diverse locations within such a close proximity. You can check them out on our online location library, or have our office assemble a comprehensive location package suited to your script. Our office can also assist in location scouting if required.

One-Stop Information:
We have it all, and we’ll tell you everything we know. Committed to connecting you with all the people you’ll need to make your production a success -- outstanding location scouts, union and guild offices, services and suppliers, permit offices, studio and post-production facilities and immigration agencies.

Western Hospitality:
When we say “film friendly”, we mean it. We’ll do our utmost to save you valuable time and money by providing you with the best information in the shortest time possible. Need us to move mountains? Consider it done.


  All you have to do in Calgary is show up, get off the plane and you have a great crew waiting for you.

- Ang Lee Calgary Sun, June, 27, 2004

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