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West Virginia Division of Tourism - Film Office



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West Virginia Film Office

  • Creates a film-friendly environment and provides complimentary support services to film industry clients to increase the number of productions at West Virginia locations.
  • Administers the West Virginia Film Industry Investment Act, which provides tax credits for companies that select West Virginia locations as a place to conduct business.
  • Helps provide jobs by maintaining a crew & vendor directory that identifies work force available for hire and businesses that provide support to the film industry.
  • Participates in collaborative efforts to create avenues that provide training opportunities for work force development, leading to an increase in employment opportunities on film industry productions.
  • Scouts and photographs locations statewide based on client needs; maintains a comprehensive digital locations library.
  • Participates as an exhibitor at key film industry events to promote tax and other business incentives, locations and the state’s work force and businesses.
  • Identifies opportunities to increase revenue for state businesses offering support services to film industry.

West Virginia Film Office
90 MacCorkle Avenue SW
South Charleston, WV 25303

Toll-Free: 866.6WV.FILM (from within the U.S. and parts of eastern Canada)
Fax: 304.558.1662
Web: www.wvfilm.com


Film Office

Pam Haynes - Director, WV Film Office
304-957-9382 - e-mail:
 pamela.j.haynes@wv.gov

Lisa Wells - Industry Relations Coordinator
304-957-9366 - e-mail:
 lisa.m.wells@wv.gov