SPRING 2021 – Take a look back at one year into the pandemic, learn about new productions approved to film in Utah, and check out the latest news from the Utah Film Commission.
SALT LAKE CITY (June 10, 2021) – Utah Film Commission today announced the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) Board approval of seven new productions for state film incentives, generating an estimated economic impact of $25 million and creating approximately 800 local jobs. These projects were approved for the Motion Picture Incentive Program and showcase the diversity of film production in the state.
Formed in 1974, the Utah Film Commission is part of the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development under the Utah Office of Tourism and Film and is a member of the Association of Film Commissioners International.
The Utah Film Commission markets the entire state of Utah for film, television and commercial production. We foster the development of our local talent and crew, promote our unique locations, industry businesses and the Motion Picture Incentive Program.
Governor | Spencer J. Cox
Lt. Governor | Deidre Henderson
Executive Director, Governor’s Office of Economic Development | Daniel Hemmert
Managing Director, Utah Office of Tourism & Film | Vicki Varela
Director, Utah Film Commission | Virginia Pearce