Alabama TV production

Alabama Film Office
6:23 am
Thu March 14, 2013

Films, TV Shows done in Alabama Increased in 2012

The movie "A Smile As Big As A Moon" filmed in Alabama in 2011. Productions in the state increased in 2012.

TV, movie and video productions in Alabama increased in 2012.

The Alabama Film Office reports 31 projects were done in the state, and the production companies spent $33.5 million. That's up from $22 million in 2011. The secretary of the state Department of Commerce, Greg Canfield, said those productions provided more than 3,000 jobs.

Alabama offers rebates to production companies that choose the state, and those rebates totaled $9.5 million in 2012.