Arkansas Film & Photography Production Services
Are you a media company, brand, ad agency or production company looking for film / photography production support or shooting crew in Arkansas? We have fully vetted, locally based fixers, service producers, directors, DP’s, videographers, cameramen, photographers, sound operators, production drivers, and a range of other film crew. Contact us for referrals, questions, cost estimates and references.
Want to know more about shooting in Arkansas? See below for an introduction to Arkansas locations, permits, when to shoot, crew and equipment, studios, tax incentives, and film friendly hotels.
Film Locations. Arkansas offers a variety of American looks in close proximity to each other. Locations of interest include small town America looks such as Eureka Springs, Ozark Mountains, Petit Jean State Park (forests, rivers, lakes, waterfalls, and bridges), War Eagle Mill, and the Mississippi River. Hot Springs is a city in the Ouachita Mountains known for its naturally heated springs. Little Rock is the largest city and state capital. Crystal Bridges Museum is an interesting modern location available for filming. The town of Batesville is known for its rural beauty.
Agricultural looks of interest include cattle ranches, chicken farms, rice, wheat, corn and cotton fields.
Arkansas has hosted productions including Gone with the Wind, Walk The Line, and The Firm.
Arkansas Film Location Permits. Most public locations are possible and permits are generally not required. The Arkansas Film Commission requires an application to film on state property. Proof of insurance is also required. Please contact us for location specific information.
When to shoot? Arkansas has hot, humid summers and cold, dry winters. Southern Arkansas sees more rain than the north. Snowfall is rare. Arkansas experiences beautiful fall colors in the autumn months.
Crew and Equipment. Arkansas has a small pool of local crew as well as some standard grip, lighting and camera gear for hire.
Contact us if you are looking for a Little Rock or Eureka Springs based director, DP, photographer, videographer (cameraman / camera operator), camera assistant (focus puller), sound operator, grip, gaffer, stylist, hair and makeup, PA / runner, production driver, or any other film crew in Arkansas.
Studios. Arkansas has one studio of note.
Tax Incentives. Arkansas offers qualifying productions a rebate of 20% on goods and services purchased in Arkansas, with an additional 10% for Arkansas resident cast/crew. Commercials with a minimum $200,000 in-state spend are also eligible for this incentive. Some city and county governments in Arkansas offer additional local incentives for visiting productions.
Accommodation. Please contact us for recommended film friendly hotels in Little Rock, Eureka Springs and other areas of Arkansas.
Projects. For an example of TV commercials, stills campaigns, online content, corporate videos, virtual reality 360 content, feature films, TV series and documentaries shot in Arkansas, please see below:
If you are looking for a film or photographic production service company, line producer or fixer anywhere in Arkansas, please contact us.
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