You are here: Home

Welcome to the Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission

Greetings and welcome to the Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission’s new web site!  Brimming with new features and up-to-date information, we invite you to come in and look around to get a peek at what Memphis & Shelby County have to offer film productions of all sizes.  Take a minute to browse our location library in Reel-Scout, check out our diverse production guide, or get a taste of productions that have shot here and utilized our crew base over at Film Memphis TV!  

Special thanks to Christopher Reyes, Sarah Fleming, and the crew over at SE2M for their outstanding hard work in making this web site possible. Thanks also to content editor Jon W. Sparks.

The Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission, like other publicly-funded film commissions in the U.S.A., works only with funded productions and does not assist producers in securing funding for projects.

The Film Commission's Website makes available hiring/casting information from third parties. This information is to be used as general information only. Although such information is believed to be generally reliable, the posting of the information on the commission website does not constitute an endorsement, recommendation, or solicitation from the Commission. Nor does the Posting imply any assurance regarding the accuracy of the information, the funding of the project, the completion of the project, or the payment to crew/vendors/cast.


ABC's 'What Would You Do' on Beale Street

Watch this segment from "What Would You Do?" (ABC) at Beale Street's Blues City Cafe! The project was assisted by the Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission. Check it out here


Tonight: What Film-Com is all about

The Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission and Fuel Film encourage you to make plans now to attend Film-Com in Nashville June 17-20. Film-Com is in its fifth year as Tennessee's Marketing and Distribution Conference.

Fuel Film's meeting is Tuesday, May 27 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Republic Coffee (2924 Walnut Grove Rd. in Memphis). You'll learn what you need to know to make the most of this valuable press-the-flesh and pitch opportunity.

Go to for the list of industry execs coming in to meet members of Tennessee's film and television industry. Registration is free for Tennesseans. Thanks to founder Andy van Roon, long-time supporter of Tennessee's entertainment industry and also Memphis & Shelby County Film Commissioner Linn Sitler's partner in securing the first $10 million ever in state film incentives for Tennessee.


Commission board meeting Wednesday

The next Board Meeting for The Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission is Wednesday, May 28 at Malco's Studio on the Square Theatre at noon.


"Nashville" Gets Season 3 Incentives

The Tennessean is reporting that the ABC series “Nashville” will continue production in the capital city for the third season. The $8 million incentives package negotiated among several parties includes $5.5 million from the state.

The Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television has been assured that Tennessee state government is looking out for Memphis projects it deems just as valuable for Memphis, as "Nashville" is to Nashville.

The Tennessean story is here.

The standard state film and TV production incentives are described here.


Page 8 of 112

FlimMemphis TV
Production Guide
Production Guide

Follow Us Here!

Film Memphis - facebook Film Memphis - twitter Film Memphis - Youtube