Film & Video Resources
There’s a variety of film & video related resources designed to assist you with your filmmaking endeavors. Browse through our list below to find the additional information you are searching for.
Provides detailed information about applying for and obtaining Colorado film incentives. The Colorado Film Commission will also help you obtain permits, and provide other useful information pertaining to the Colorado film and video industry.
Through the years the Glenwood Springs area has served as the back drop for such films as Mr. & Mrs. Smith; The Great K&A Train Robbery; Under Siege 2: Dark Territory; Flashback; Messenger of Death and Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventure. Today, the greater Glenwood Springs area continues to be a frequent draw for producers of national television commercials who shoot at great locations ranging from the famous Glenwood Canyon highway to the scenic areas of the White River National Forest and the Maroon Bells.
Nestled in the foothills beneath Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs is a thriving city with a downtown business district of modern high-rise buildings and wide side streets all splashed against the beautiful backdrop of the Rocky Mountains. With a wealth of sprawling ranches, abandoned mines and unique rock formations amongst alpine splendor, locations are easy to come by in an area of rich history and immense beauty. We provide services such as permit information and assistance, still images and b-roll (no cost), location suggestions, site tours, crew and production services referrals, local info and contacts/introductions.
Boulder is a film-friendly community with services to meet your film production needs. The county has been the location for numerous projects, including feature films, TV commercials and episodes, documentaries, photo shoots and music videos. Located just 40 miles from Denver’s airport, Boulder County has a unique mix of intimate charm and hip urban culture. Acres of open space and mountain parks extend from the high plains farmland to the Rocky Mountains. In 10 minutes, you can be in the middle of nowhere. Boulder County has a wide range of filming locations, historic neighborhoods, architectural choices and winding mountain roads.
Our film commission was established to assist with bringing film/tv/media to Gunnison County, Colorado. Our county is nearly 2 million acres of high mountain desert and sage, and rugged granite Rocky Mountains, green meadows, vast expanses of ranchland, lakes and hundreds of miles of rivers. 1880s Western and Victorian Rocky Mountain Towns Packaged by Nature! If you are looking for the vastness and diversity of Colorado all in one location, look no further. Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport located in Gunnison as well as a fixed base operation.
Your first stop for resources within Teller County serving film, television, commercial, animation, visual effects and video production. Providing permits, library of still images and b-roll, location opportunities for filming, site tours, professional crew and production services and much more.
The Southern Colorado (SoCo) Film Commission is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to helping filmmakers of all types connect with the San Luis Valley and beyond in the southern reaches of Colorado. By providing film producers with a variety of free services, such as location scouting and assistance, finding and connecting with local resources, permitting assistance, and much more, we seek to make the regions we represent a more viable and attractive option for any film production and to support our local economy by driving more activity from the film industry in our region.
Film, television and digital media projects continue to be drawn to our area because of its diverse natural beauty and unique locations. The 4CFO is proud to support the region’s film-friendly legacy, to assist production crews, and to increase the economic benefits of production for our communities. From dramatic alpine peaks and colorful, historic towns like Durango, Silverton and Pagosa Springs, to the desert canyons and ancient cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde Country, the region has an unmatched diversity of locations.
Nestled between some of Colorado’s highest mountains, Leadville is a true throwback to Colorado’s wild, wild west. Home to Horace and Baby Doe Tabor, the Unsinkable Molly Brown, and even the infamous Doc Holliday, Leadville once had a population of over 30,000 residents and was the 2nd largest city in Colorado. Now-a-days Leadville is home to a growing heritage, recreation, and eco-tourism economy. While mining is still performed north of town by Climax Molybdenum, now its the 14,000 ft peaks of Mt. Elbert, Mt. Massive, and Mt. Sherman that bring visitors from all over Colorado and the world.
The Telluride Film Commission promotes the Telluride, Colorado region to the film industry as an affordable and accessible site for on-location filming for commercials, feature films, television shows, and still photography, and assists production companies with all their needs when they choose to film in the Telluride region. From majestic mountains to historic homes, Telluride offers an astounding variety of locations, and with its close proximity to the vast deserts of the Southwest United States, the Telluride region is ideal for productions looking for diverse locations that capture the scope of the American West.
A land exists where the mountain peaks rise to meet the endless sky, the snow carries its own trademarked name, a river still runs wild for hundreds of miles, Olympians are produced in record numbers and life revolves around a year-round outdoor mountain lifestyle deeply rooted in the American West. Welcome to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Whether you’re looking for the ideal location for a commercial or a full-length feature film, the Steamboat Springs Film Committee is your local production resource for projects in Northwest Colorado.
The Music & Media Network is keeping the arts alive and strong! The MMN provides filmmakers, musicians and artists a digital stage. Helping professional works of art reach audiences worldwide while serving artists with unique ‘behind the scenes’ access to private networks within the independent circuit and simultaneously delivering digital content distribution and promotion. We are building a Creative Oasis in Colorado, helping indie musicians & filmmakers get their piece of the pie, exposure, & jobs close to family!
The Colorado Film and Video Association (CFVA) serves Colorado’s visual media industry in order to further local industry development and livelihood.
The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees in Denver provides you with a substantial amount of skilled union technicians specializing in various events including rock and roll, concerts, theatre, industrials, corporate and sporting events.
International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local Union #17. The States of Colorado and Wyoming.
A must have for any filmmaker. An infinite supply of official information concerning just about every movie ever made.
This amazing new website allows you to promote and actually generate funding for your production. View other people’s projects and see much money they have raised so far.
Essential in helping emerging and experienced filmmakers navigate the through the film industry. Provides various connections and valuable resources for independent filmmakers around the world.
Market your finished film to over 300,000 filmmakers, submit your movie to 850 festivals online plus discover info on another 5,000 other film festivals. You can also upload your trailers, posters, photos, screenplays and more. They are a division of IMDb.
Articles, tutorials, videos, and interviews covering all aspects of film production, including screenwriting, distribution, and funding sources.
A film and t.v. production directory website specializing in job networking and film classifieds serving locations all over the world now.
Another valuable production guide and directory with crew, equipment, digital media, pre-production, post production, production support and talent services. List your resume and find film industry jobs online.
TV and film production jobs. Completely dedicated to finding connecting film industry crew members with ongoing productions across the country.