Film Commission Information

Commission Representative: Beth Nelson
Email: bnelson@filmsavannah.org
Phone: (912) 447-4159
Address:
PO Box 128

Savannah, GA 31402
USA
Website: http://www.filmsavannah.org

Commission Incentives

In addition to the Georgia state program,

10% Rebate

Minimum Budget: $1.75 million (Film)
Minimum 5 episodes (TV)
Minimum qualified spend in Chatham County: $500k
Project Cap: $150k (film) $250k (TV)
Minimum shooting days: 60% in Chatham County

Qualified Above the Line Expenses:
Assistants to directors and producers
Day Players
Casting fees on Day Players

Qualified Below the Line Expenses:
Labor
Background players
Rentals
Purchases
Airfare
Hotels
Per Diem
Casting fees
Picture cars
Parking
Gas and oil
Catering (labor/food)
Craft service
Gratuities
Animals
Security, police
Healthcare professionals
Site rentals
Production Service Companies

Annual Cap: $1.5 million
Sunset Date: December 2018
Screen Credit: Yes
CPA Audit: Yes – at no cost to production