Welcome to Arizona The Right Choice, Right Next Door

With over 300 days of sunshine, free use of state roads and state parks, pre-negotiated discounts from hotels, rental vehicles, restaurants, and more - plus cash rebates from equipment vendors, Arizona is the right choice for your next production. 

Few states offer Arizona’s endless variety of outdoor scenic vistas, all within a few hours’ drive, along with production services and post-production facilities rivaling the best in the nation.

Lower production costs, streamlined permitting processes, experienced crews, and talent: everything your production needs is right here and right next door.

Come discover why Arizona is America's Backlot!


Register your project   Arizona Production Directory



A Revolutionary Approach to Film Incentives

Reel Savings is a private sector program that supports Arizona's film and digital media industry. Participating vendors, like hoteliers, rental car operators, and restaurants, provide special discounts to productions registered with the Arizona Film & Digital Media Program. Discounts provide immediate savings to your production with no delays or paperwork. For more details or to register, click here.



Thank you to our participating sponsors for their support: Sneaky Big Studios, Marriott, Monsoon Production Services, Arizona Department of Transportation, and Broadcast Rentals.

Arizona Film & Digital Media

Filmed in ARIZONA

More than 5,000 films and TV shows have filmed in Arizona since 1913 with the production of "Arizona". We invite you to film your next production in the beautiful Grand Canyon State of Arizona - America's Backlot! To view more trailers and some recent projects visit our Filmed in Arizona webpage.