"The dollars that have been spent and helped bring businesses back to

our downtown core

have been phenomenal"

Marissa Palmer

Economic Development, High River

✔️ SPENDING AT LOCAL BUSINESSES

✔️ TOURISM FROM AROUND WORLD

✔️ BOOST IN HOMETOWN PRIDE

✔️ DOWNTOWN REVITALIZATION

SMALL TOWNS & BIG SCREENS

"It's like we've been discovered"

Rhonda Hunter, Mayor of Didsbury

✔️ VISITS FROM FAN BASES OF ALBERTA SHOWS

✔️ BUSINESSES USED AS BACKDROPS

✔️ CREWS DINING AND SHOPPING LOCALLY

✔️ DIVERSIFICATION INTO GROWING INDUSTRY

A GROWING NUMBER OF MUNICIPALITIES HAVE DECLARED THEMSELVES "FILM FRIENDLY" BY

  • Having clear policy in place for film shoots and use of public properties/roads

  • Having one point of contact for film in town/city 

  • Adding a film section to town website with pictures/shows that have been made there

  • Linking to film industry social media accounts and sharing stories about film with their communities online

  • Engaging with local MLA and Ministers in provincial government in support of a robust incentive program

Footage Courtesy of:

Smart Drones, 4K Film Productions, & Yellowhouse Aerial

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