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THE BIRMINGHAM FILM OFFICE

Film Birmingham is an initiative of Create Birmingham and serves as the film office for the Greater Birmingham region. We’re on your team as a one-stop shop for incredible locations, a talented and enthusiastic crew base, across-the-spectrum resources, and incentive and permitting information.

A qualified production company may be eligible to receive a rebate from the State of Alabama for a portion of the expenditures incurred for production activity. The amount of the rebate equals 25% of certain production expenses plus 35% of payroll paid to Alabama residents.

Recent News

  • Crew Needed for Tier 2 Feature Film

    July 30, 2018

      A Tier 2 Feature is filming in Birmingham, Alabama September 24th – November 2nd. Hiring for crew positions is now open.

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  • LIVE! Street Closures

    June 15, 2018

    Street Closures

    Below is an updated list of street closures associated with the filming of LIVE! This post will be updated daily by 5:00 pm. Check back regularly for updates. This list is intended for rerouting your commute and avoiding traffic jams. Please be aware that this film is a closed set and you will not be able to participate by just showing up. 

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Opportunities

  • EXTRAS for the Film LIVE!

    May 10, 2018

    The Hollywood feature film “Live” will start production in Birmingham on May 15th and go through June 16th. This film will need hundreds of extras! It’s going to be a big action film! Synopsis: Disgraced cop, Kyle Penny (Eckhart), is on the hunt to rescue the police commissioner’s kidnapped daughter,…

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  • Crew for Feature Film LIVE

    March 14, 2018

    Union feature titled LIVE will be filming in Birmingham, AL in May and is now accepting resumes for crew. Please send a PDF of your resume to BirminghamLiveResumes@gmail.com. A call for extras and cast will be posted later, so please do not send casting requests here. More about the film: Shot…

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ABOUT CREATE BIRMINGHAM

We’re Create Birmingham. Our mission: Investing in Imagination and Invention. The place where I+I+I=WE.
Every day, our team spends its time, energy and resources to construct and support avenues for creative pursuit in education, community spaces, and workforce and economic development. Our mission fields are the creative industries and the education pipelines that support them.