Since passing its current film tax incentive in 2008, Georgia has become the No. 3 place for filming in the United States behind Los Angeles and New York. But according to moviemaker.com, Atlanta is the best place to work and live as a filmmaker.
The list was based on the following factors: film production in 2015 (shooting days, number of productions and dollars generated), film community and culture, access to equipment and facilities, tax incentives, cost of living, lifestyle, weather and transportation.
Here’s the full top 10 list for 2016:
- New York City
- Austin, Texas
- Los Angeles
- Albuquerque, N.M.
- San Francisco
- Memphis, Tenn.
To read the full report, click here.