REGIONAL FILM COMMISSIONS
In additional to the national film commission, covering the whole country, there are three regional commissions
Oslo film commission
Short distances from nature to urban settings, historical to high tech modern architecture. In this diverse and film friendly region, Oslo film commission will guide you finding suitable locations for your money-making shot. The regional also offers high tech equipment and suitable crew for both production and post-production.
This commission covers the central and inner parts of Norway, Scandinavia. The region has a very diverse landscape with great infrastructure – two Internationally connected airports, easy access to the most remote places in the mountains, valleys or by the coastline, and miles of unexplored Nordic filmatic scenery.
Western Norway Film Commission
Western Norway Film Commission (WNFC) is based in Bergen and covers the counties of Hordaland, Sogn og Fjordane and Møre og Romsdal. In this part of the country you will find a wide range of locations - fjords, mountains, glaciers, year-round snow, dramatic roads and coastal landscapes. WNFC can assist you in your search for locations, professionals, production facilities and industry information.
REGIONAL FILM FUNDS
Media fund Zefyr
Zefyr Media Fund (Mediefondet Zefyr) is the largest regional fund for audio-visual production in Norway and second in size to Film in Vast (Vastra Gotaland - Sweden) in the Nordic area.
The fund manages both state funding and private equity towards feature films, documentaries, TV-series, computer games and VR productions.
Filminvest AS was established in 2016 as a merger between Filminvest Midt-Norge and Film3, with the aim of providing opportunities for production of feature films, drama-series and games in the Trøndelag, Oppland and Hedmark counties. Right from the start the film fund has participated in developing and producing a number of projects with strong ties to the region. Filminvest is a member of Filmreg and Cine-Regio.
Covering the Northernmost counties of Norway, Filmfond Nord provides private equity and public support to feature films, documentaries, tv-series and games.
Offering experienced regional production partners, exotic locations with unmatched lightning ranging from the blue polar night, to the never ending midnight sun, to the dancing aurora, Filmfond Nord welcomes international co-productions with Norwegian co-producers.
FilmCamp is a regional resource and infrastructure company that accommodate needs and demands in the market for feature film and TV productions in the very north of Norway. FilmCamp is located on a small beautiful island in a river in the middle of Troms county. FilmCamp also have a fund meant for film and TV productions shot in the region or at FilmCamp.