Provincial Film Commission

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A global model for the film industry, with Prem Gill

Greater Vancouver Board of Trade President and CEO, Bridgitte Anderson, is joined by Creative BC CEO, Prem Gill, to discuss why 'Hollywood North' is a model for the global film industry, and the lessons other sectors can learn from their success. Listen to the podcast...

British Columbia at AFCI Week 2022

  British Columbia is Canada's largest, and North America's third-largest, full-service motion picture production hub. The industry is proud of its international reputation for collaboration and a proven track record of providing exceptional value. B.C. offers a...

An experienced and highly credited workforce, B.C. talent, production and technical crew members are a key resource and a primary reason for the return business that has dramatically grown the film and television industry in B.C. to its present scope and capability.

From scouting to script breakdown, location management to line producing, DOPs to directors, animators to actors, costumers to craft services, publicity to post, special effects pros to stunt people above and below the line talent are here and ready to expedite production in every specialized competency.

Please refer to the Motion Picture Tax Credit section for more detail about tax credit zones. 

Unions + Guilds

B.C.’s motion picture labour organizations represent B.C.’s large and highly skilled creative and technical talent base.


EP Canada Labour Rates

EP Canada provides payroll services to the Motion Picture Industry across Canada.


Cast & Crew

Cast & Crew provides payroll services to the Motion Picture, Television and Commercial Industries and offers its comprehensive PSL family of production accounting software.


Creative Pathways

Your path to a career in film and television.