***IMPORTANT*** New Mexico updated and expanded its incentive program during its recent legislative session. MANY OF THESE NEW ELEMENTS TAKE EFFECT JULY 01, 2019. The program descriptions and flow charts on this site will be updated between now and then to reflect these changes, and will fully convert as of 07/01/2019.
If you wish to review the legislation as passed and signed by the Governor this past session, you can find it here.
Until 07/01/19 the program descriptions and flowcharts on this site still apply. Any questions or clarifications should be directed to the New Mexico State Film Office at 505.476.5600 www.nmfilm.com
Applies to films (features, independents, short, student), television projects (pilots, series, MOWs, reality), commercials (regional, national + Internet), documentaries, animation, video games, webisodes, music videos, informercials, mobile apps, post production and even stand-alone post production
No sunset clause
Film Crew Advancement Program (FCAP) Up to 50% wage reimbursement for on-the-job training of New Mexico residents.