G-Star Studios along with G-Star School of the Arts for Motion Pictures and Broadcasting, a Florida non-profit corporation educating students through motion picture and television production, offers an extraordinary incentive package at reduced cost to filmmakers. Included in the package is the use of the 84,000 square foot facility, featuring the 25,500 square foot G-Star Motion Picture Studio facility, set on three-acres and includes a 17,000 square foot warehouse for shooting and set construction. Another 8,500 square feet of space consists of 12 furnished offices and conference room. Students from G-Star have high level experience in a variety of production related jobs and can be utilized as interns or actors in productions.
The Palm Beach County Film & Television Commission (FTC) has been a pioneer in developing the One-Stop Permitting Process with 50 film-friendly municipalities, taxing districts, county departments and other community entities within the Palm Beaches. In addition, the FTC is a full-service film office with a staff that is available to source locations and contacts, create customized photo packages, cut through stacks of red tape and offer permits at NO COST.
Several fully equipped studios and soundstages are in Palm Beach County and are designed to meet a variety of production needs from lighting packages to building sets. Please refer to the full service production companies listed on our Studios & Soundstages page.
Palm Beach County has an ambitious and talented crew of award-winning production professionals, including producers, directors, stylists, grips and lighting technicians, along with hundreds of tradesmen. These industry professionals have contributed to countless broadcast television programs, webisodes, features, independent films, commercials, still shoots, etc.
Los Angeles Liaison Susan Simms is available to work closely with studio executives to identify projects that are suited to Florida’s beautiful and versatile scenery. Susan can be reached via email at Susan.Simms@deo.myflorida.com or by phone at 310.241.0116.
Learn more about of the Job Growth Incentive Grant Program for businesses, including production companies that are considering relocating to or establishing a facility within Palm Beach County. All inquiries regarding the JGI should be directed to the Palm Beach County Department of Economic Sustainability or the Business Development Board. These agencies are able to assist the applicant with the State of Florida Qualified Target Industry Tax Refund Program.