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Jackson Film Office


Kai Williams
Film JXN, Director

633 N. State St, 3rd Floor, Suite 324
Jackson, MS 39202

Film JXN is the official film office for the City of Jackson. 

The Jackson Film Office (Film JXN), a division of the Office of the Mayor, leads the city’s effort to attract and support the production of films, television series, commercials, documentaries and all forms of screen production and entertainment produced in the Jackson Metro area. We are liaison for all City of Jackson production needs including city services, and logistical support. We also act as a liaison between your company, government agencies and the local community. 



   What We Do  

Film JXN, provides comprehensive support and resources to filmmakers interested in shooting in our city. From location scouting to obtaining city resources, we're here to help streamline the process and ensure your production runs smoothly. Our services include: 


* Location scouting assistance *

*Permission facilitation *

* Coordination with local authorities and city services *

* Liaison between filmmakers and local businesses/communities *

* Assistance with logistics and production support *


Mississippi Motion Picture Incentive Program  

 Explore the Mississippi Motion Picture Incentive Program for cash rebates, tax reductions, and more!


City Services & Rates

Our city offers a range of services to support your film production needs. Below are some of the services we provide, along with associated rates:

  • Permissions for filming in public spaces
  • Police and security services  
  • Street closures and traffic management
  • Parking and transportation assistance
  • Fire and emergency services

For detailed information on rates and services, click here


Register Your Project / City Services Request Form

Ready to start your project in Jackson? Fill out our City Services Request Form to register your project and request the services you need. Our team will review your request and get back to you with further information and assistance. 

City Services Request Form


Crew/Vendor Registration 

If you offer a skill or service in the Jackson Metro area and would like to support upcoming productions, please register here. 

 Film Crew/Vendor Form


Why Production Companies Choose Jackson 

Discover why production companies are increasingly choosing Jackson as their filming destination: 


Diverse Locations

Jackson offers a wide array of diverse filming locations, from urban cityscapes to picturesque rural settings, providing filmmakers with endless creative possibilities.  

Competitive Incentives

With attractive cash rebates, the Mississippi Motion Picture Incentive Program provides cost-effective solutions for production companies, allowing them to maximize their budgets and resources.  

Supportive Community

Jackson boasts a supportive community of filmmakers, vendors, and local businesses, all dedicated to ensuring the success of every production that comes to the city.  

Experienced Crew

Jackson is home to a talented pool of experienced crew members and production professionals, ready to lend their expertise to ensure smooth and efficient filming experiences.  

Film-Friendly Policies

The city of Jackson has implemented film-friendly policies and streamlined the permission process, making it easy for production companies to obtain the necessary resources for their projects. 

Cultural Richness

With its rich history and diverse cultural heritage, Jackson offers a unique backdrop that adds depth and authenticity to any production. 

These factors, combined with Jackson's convenient location and favorable climate, make it an increasingly popular choice for production companies seeking the perfect filming destination. 


Additional Resources 

Explore our resources section for helpful guides, maps, and additional information to assist you during your filming experience in Jackson. Whether you need information on local vendors, production facilities, or accommodation options, we've got you covered. 


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Helpful Links

For more information on filming in Mississippi and exploring what Jackson has to offer, check out these helpful links: 

Mississippi Film Office

Visit Jackson


When filming in Jackson, we would greatly appreciate it if you could acknowledge both the City and Film Office in your end credits. To assist you with this, we'll provide the Jackson Film Office logo graphic for inclusion. Your cooperation helps us showcase our vibrant community! 

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