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Alaska Film Information

Public Information about the Alaska Film Office and Alaska's Film Production Incentive Program.

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  •     Annual Report    
  •     Qualified Projects    
  •     Approved Tax Credits    

Annual Report to the Legislature:

   Alaska Film Office (Dept. of Revenue) Public Reporting Page
      
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   2014 Report
      February 10, 2014 - PDF (1.1MB)
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   2013 Report
      February 12, 2013 - PDF (435KB)
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   2012 Report
      February 15, 2012 - PDF (7MB)
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   2011 Report
      February 16, 2011 - PDF (632KB)
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   2010 Report
      February 1, 2010 - PDF (392KB)
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   2009 Report
      April 10, 2009 - PDF (75KB)

Alaska's Film Production Incentive Program
   Qualified Projects through June 30, 2013

On July 1, 2013 Alaska's film incentive program moved to the Dept. of Revenue: http://tax.alaska.gov/AlaskaFilmOffice
FY13 Qualifications
Type Company Qualification Decision Date Status PDF Info
Comm Laurel Wells, Inc. 6/25/2013 Complete PDF
NFTV Piksik 6/25/2013 Complete PDF
NFTV Brian Catalina Entertainment (#2) 6/25/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Sun Never Sets Productions (#2) 6/4/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Wilma TV (#3) 5/16/2013 Complete PDF
NFTV Wild West Alaska (#2) 5/16/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#15) 5/16/2013 Open PDF
FF The Dark, LLC 5/14/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Real Route Productions (#2) 5/14/2013 Open PDF
Comm SprocketHeads 5/14/2013 Complete PDF
Comm Alaska Channel (#3) 5/14/2013 Open PDF
FF Story Knife Films 4/26/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Steve's Outdoor Adventures 4/26/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Orion Entertainment (#2) 4/26/2013 Open PDF
FF Teton Gravity Research (#5) 4/26/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Orion Entertainment (#1) 4/26/2013 Open PDF
NFTV PSG Motion Pictures (#6) 4/26/2013 Open PDF
Doc GlacierFilm, LLC 4/26/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Lizard Trading Productions 4/26/2013 Denied PDF
FF Teton Gravity Research (#4) 2/21/2013 Complete PDF
FF Standard Films (#2) 2/12/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Green Bottle Productions 2/11/2013 Open PDF
Doc Iditarod Trail Committee (#3) 2/8/2013 Complete PDF
Comm Radical Media, LLC (#2) 1/16/2013 Open PDF
NFTV Discovery Communications, LLC 12/18/2012 Complete PDF
Comm Washington Square Films 12/17/2012 Complete PDF
Doc Catatonia S.C. 12/10/2012 Open PDF
NFTV Al Roker Entertainment (#3) 11/2/2012 Open PDF
NFTV Yukon Route Productions (#2) 11/2/2012 Open PDF
NFTV BBC Worldwide 10/23/2012 Open PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#14) 10/15/2012 Complete PDF
Comm Solaris Films, Inc. 10/8/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Out of the Woods Productions 9/24/2012 Open PDF
Doc Alaska Channel (#2) 9/10/2012 Open PDF
Comm Radical Media, LLC 9/10/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Brian Catalina Entertainment, LLC 8/29/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV T Group Productions, Inc. 8/29/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV PSG Motion Pictures (#5) 8/20/2012 Open PDF
Comm H.S.I. Productions Inc. 7/23/2012 Open PDF
Estimated Credits:   $10,594,564 - doesn't include denied/expired/withdrawn
FY12 Qualifications
Type Company Qualification Decision Date Status PDF Info
FF Grizzly Bear Productions 6/20/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#13) 6/20/2012 Open PDF
NFTV Real Route Productions 6/19/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Zonk! Productions (#3) 6/19/2012 Complete PDF
FF Wayfare Entertainment 6/8/2012 Open PDF
Doc BBC - Natural History Unit 5/25/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Fireside Media Group 5/25/2012 Complete PDF
FF Alaska Film, LLC 5/17/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Wild West Alaska, LLC 5/11/2012 Complete PDF
Doc Affinityfilms (#3) 4/20/2012 Open PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#12) 4/20/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Ranger Media, LLC 4/5/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Bongo Productions (#3) 4/5/2012 Complete PDF
FF Hunter Killer Productions 3/9/2012 Expired PDF
NFTV Yukon Route Productions 3/9/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV WILMA TV 3/9/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Al Roker Entertainment (#2) 3/9/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV PSG Motion Pictures (#4) 3/9/2012 Complete PDF
FF Revenant Productions Inc. Withdrawn by Producer
Doc Iditarod Trail Committee (#2) 2/24/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#11) 2/23/2012 Complete PDF
FF Teton Gravity Research (#3) 2/10/2012 Complete PDF
NFTV Godu Productions 2/6/2012 Expired PDF
Doc Red Rock Films 1/2/2012 Complete PDF
FF Kid Play Entertainment (#6) 12/16/2011 Denied PDF
FF Kid Play Entertainment (#5) 12/16/2011 Denied PDF
Doc Alaska Channel 12/8/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Parthenon Entertainment 12/7/2011 Expired PDF
Comm Epoch Films 12/7/2011 Expired PDF
NFTV Prospector Productions 12/5/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#10) 12/5/2011 Complete PDF
FF Experience Media Studios 11/7/2011 Open PDF
FF Kid Play Entertainment (#4) Withdrawn by Producer
NFTV Original Productions (#9) 9/13/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#8) 8/23/2011 Complete PDF
FF Love of Life, LLC 8/22/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Warm Springs Productions 8/15/2011 Expired PDF
Comm Stardust Brands 8/8/2011 Complete PDF
FF Georgia Film Fund Five 7/28/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Helping Hands Productions 7/22/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV ZONK! Productions (#2) 7/13/2011 Complete PDF
Doc Affinityfilms (#2) 7/12/2011 Withdrawn PDF
  Estimated Credits:   $20,128,893 - doesn't include denied/expired/withdrawn
FY11 Qualifications
Type Company Qualification Decision Date Status PDF Info
NFTV D & S Fisheries, LLC 6/16/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Dangerous Waters Productions 6/16/2011 Expired PDF
FF Legacy Pictures 6/16/2011 Withdrawn PDF
NFTV Al Roker Entertainment (#1) 5/23/2011 Complete PDF
FF Authentic Alaskan Productions 4/27/2011 Expired PDF
FF Teton Gravity Research (#2) 4/26/2011 Complete PDF
FF Red Machine LLC 4/7/2011 Expired PDF
FF Hyde Production LLC 4/6/2011 Withdrawn PDF
Doc Iditarod Trail Committee (#1) 3/31/2011 Complete PDF
FF Kid Play Entertainment (#3) 3/18/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#7) 3/18/2011 Complete PDF
FF Kid Play Entertainment (#2) 3/15/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Bongo Productions (#2) 3/14/2011 Complete PDF
FF PAX Worldwide (Ten Thirty-one Pictures) 2/28/2011 Expired PDF
FF Kid Play Entertainment (#1) 2/24/2011 Complete PDF
FF Cretaceous Films 2/17/2011 Complete PDF
FF Standard Films Distribution 2/10/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#6) 2/1/20111 Complete PDF
Doc Saint Thomas Productions 1/26/2011 Complete PDF
NFTV Boutique TV / Think Factory Media 12/28/2010 Complete PDF
NFTV PSG Motion Pictures (#3) 12/16/2010 Complete PDF
NFTV PSG Motion Pictures (#2) 12/7/2010 Complete PDF
NFTV Discovery Studios 12/7/2010 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#5) 11/19/2010 Complete PDF
FF Arctic Film Group 10/26/2010 Complete PDF
NF-TV Zonk! Productions (#1) 10/12/2010 Complete PDF
FF 1964 Motion Pictures 9/10/2010 Expired PDF
NFTV Sun Never Sets Productions 8/20/2010 Complete PDF
Doc British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) 8/20/2010 Complete PDF
Comm Aero Films 8/9/2010 Expired PDF
NF-TV Bongo Productions (#1) 8/9/2010 Complete PDF
Doc Wildlife HD Productions 7/26/2010 Complete PDF
NFTV Jean Worldwide 7/9/2010 Complete PDF
  Estimated Credits:   $17,729,911 - doesn't include denied/expired/withdrawn
FY10 Qualifications
Type Company Qualification Decision Date Status PDF Info
NFTV Original Productions (#4) 6/23/2010 Complete PDF
FF Teton Gravity Research (#1) 6/15/2010 Complete PDF
FF Beyond Indigo Productions 6/15/2010 Complete PDF
FF Doppleganger Productions 5/26/2010 Expired PDF
Doc Whittier Museum Association 5/4/2010 Expired PDF
FF Brain Farm 5/3/2010 Complete PDF
FF Icebreaker Films 4/28/2010 Complete PDF
Comm Rabbit Content 4/1/2010 Complete PDF
Doc Great Projects Media 3/11/2010 Complete PDF
NFTV Rainy Pass Productions 3/1/2010 Complete PDF
TV Drama Sennet Entertainment 2/17/2010 Withdrawn PDF
FF On The Ice Productions 2/4/2010 Complete PDF
TV Drama Christmas with a Capital "C" Productions 1/26/2010 Complete PDF
Doc Anker Productions 1/20/2010 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#3) 12/30/2009 Complete PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#2) 11/30/2009 Complete PDF
FF Godspeed the Movie 11/20/2009 Denied PDF
Doc Pentecorvo Productions 11/16/2009 Complete PDF
FF Greenwomb Productions 10/30/2009 Expired PDF
FF KRS Productions 10/15/2009 Expired PDF
NFTV Freemantle Media 9/3/2009 Expired PDF
Doc Affinityfilms (#1) 8/13/2009 Complete PDF
NFTV Diverse Bristol 8/7/2009 Complete PDF
Doc Kaos Entertainment 7/30/2009 Complete PDF
FF Dangerous Passage Productions 7/14/2009 Expired PDF
  Estimated Credits:   $15,673,344 - doesn't include denied/expired/withdrawn
FY09 Qualifications
Type Company Qualification Decision Date Status PDF Info
NFTV PSG Motion Pictures (#1) 5/6/2009 Complete PDF
NFTV Tiger Aspect Productions 5/6/2009 Expired PDF
NFTV Original Productions (#1) 3/2/2009 Complete PDF
NFTV Moore Huntley Productions 2/3/2009 Complete PDF
Doc The Ascending Path 11/3/2008 Complete PDF
FF Proposal Productions 9/15/2008 Complete PDF
  Estimated Credits:   $345,882 - doesn't include expired
Open Qualifications:   29
Qualifications from completed productions:   88
Qualifications Denied:   4
Qualifications Expired (production did not submit final application)  18
Qualifications Withdrawn:   6
Legend: NFTV = Non-Fiction Television | FF = Feature Film | Comm = Commercial | Doc = Documentary

Alaska's Film Production Incentive Program
   Tax Credit Approval Information through June 30, 2013

On July 1, 2013 Alaska's Film Tax Credit program moved to the Dept. of Revenue: http://tax.alaska.gov/AlaskaFilmOffice
FY13 Approved Tax Credits
Project # Company Production Type Tax Credit $ Approval Date Eligible Spend Credit /Spend PDF Info
13-024 D & S Fisheries Chicks Who Fish
  (w.t.)
NFTV $147,951.75 6/24/13 $484,292 30.55% PDF
13-023 Radical Media Coors Light
  (Ascent & Snow Cave)
Comm $140,881.66 6/19/13 $464,206 30.35% PDF
13-022 Bongo Flying Wild Alaska
  (season 3)
NFTV $309,341.72 6/17/13 $945,910 32.70% PDF
13-021 SprocketHeads Sochi TVC Winter
  (Sportmaster)
Comm $163,991.18 6/12/13 $489,373 33.51% PDF
13-020 Original Productions Ax Men
  (season 5)
NFTV $101,096.85 6/5/13 $316,746 31.92% PDF
13-019 Bongo Flying Wild Alaska
  (season 2)
NFTV $477,433.87 5/17/13 $1,485,113 32.15% PDF
13-018 Ranger Media Married to the Army: Alaska NFTV $342,293.68 5/13/13 $1,067,600 32.06% PDF
13-017 Prospector
Productions
Goldfathers NFTV $487,486.00 5/10/13 $1,546,962 31.51% PDF
13-016 Alaska Channel Ketchikan:
a Story of Art & Culture
Doc $48,162.34 4/23/13 $139,470 34.53% PDF
13-015 Alaska Film Wildlike FF $202,165.26 4/22/13 $653,643 30.93% PDF
13-014 Zonk! Productions NAPA's
North to Alaska
NFTV $105,887.48 4/2/13 $352,175 30.07% PDF
13-013 Solaris Films UNIQLO 2012 Thermal Pants Comm $43,661.02 3/22/13 $133,011 32.83% PDF
13-012 Washington Square Films Arby's "Stakeout" & "Fish" Comm $53,191.23 3/19/13 $152,521 34.87% PDF
13-011 Great Projects Media Alaska, the World & Wally Hickel Doc $63,783.48 3/7/13 $205,452 31.05% PDF
13-010 Al Roker Entertainment Coast Guard Alaska
  (season 1)
NFTV $335,903.27 3/5/13 $1,078,031 31.16% PDF
13-009 Original Productions Ice Road Truckers
  (season 6)
NFTV $419,124.99 12/19/12 $1,255,028 33.40% PDF
13-008 Helping Hands Bristol Palin:
Life's a Tripp
NFTV $354,348.50 12/6/12 $995,276 35.60% PDF
13-007 Teton Gravity Research The Dream Factory FF $148,010.03 12/3/12 $478,276 30.95% PDF
13-006 Original Productions Deadliest Catch
  (season 8)
NFTV $690,881.90 11/28/12 $2,037,093 33.92% PDF
13-005 Iditarod Trail Committee The 2012 Iditarod Race Documentary Doc $75,557.24 11/19/12 $222,670 33.93% PDF
13-004 Original Productions Bering Sea Gold Rush
  (season 1)
NFTV $322,732.49 10/1/12 $984,157 32.79% PDF
13-003 Standard Films 2112 FF $44,100.27 9/24/12 $146,340 30.14% PDF
13-002 Cretaceous Films Walking With Dinosaurs - 3D FF $1,666,271.15 8/24/12 $5,209,495 31.99% PDF
13-001 Georgia Film Fund Five The Frozen Ground FF $6,257,139.45 7/17/12 $19,200,749 32.59% PDF
FY13 Tax Credits Approved:  $13,001,396.81 Spend: $40,043,588 32.47%  
FY12 Approved Tax Credits
Project # Company Production Type Tax Credit $ Approval Date Eligible Spend Credit /Spend PDF Info
12-022 PSG Motion Pictures Alaska State Troopers
  (season 3)
NFTV $79,416.78 6/13/12 $254,775 31.17% PDF
12-021 Brain Farm Cinema Art of Flight FF $87,057.01 5/22/12 $289,917 30.03% PDF
12-020 Red Rock Films Wild Alaska Doc $38,811.61 5/7/12 $124,002 31.30% PDF
12-019 Original Productions Ax Men
  (season 4)
NFTV $104,516.05 4/13/12 $329,677 31.70% PDF
12-018 Discovery Studios Homer:
Before the Freeze
NFTV $106,217.22 3/6/12 $331,916 32.00% PDF
12-017 Thinkfactory Media Mounted
  (season 1)
NFTV $292,381.44 3/1/12 $922,496 31.69% PDF
12-016 API Arts & Outreach Icebound Doc $86,209.74 2/28/12 $243,501 35.40% PDF
12-015 Icebreaker Films Big Miracle
  (aka Everybody Loves Whales)
FF $9,635,706.35 2/2/12 $29,469,665 32.70% PDF
12-014 St. Thomas Productions Ice Jumpers Doc $71,624.40 2/1/12 $238,748 30.00% PDF
12-013 Iditarod Trail Committee Iditarod 2011:
Dream Chaser
Doc $72,568.03 1/13/12 $214,788 33.79% PDF
12-012 Original Productions Ice Road Truckers
  (season 5)
NF-TV $491,771.71 12/27/11 $1,392,025 35.33% PDF
12-011 Original Productions Deadliest Catch
  (season 7)
NF-TV $786,441.45 12/12/11 $2,322,117 33.87% PDF
12-010 Stardust Brands American Eagle Outfitters Comm $46,752.44 11/28/11 $152,692 30.62% PDF
12-009 Kid Play Entertainment Young World Sleuths
  Baby Geniuses 5
FF $1,871,717.79 10/31/11 $5,743,823 32.59% PDF
12-008 Kid Play Entertainment Tiny Detectives -
  Baby Geniuses 4
FF $1,888,885.25 10/5/11 $5,815,858 32.48% PDF
12-007 Teton Gravity Research One for the Road FF $48,243.84 10/4/11 $160,322 30.09% PDF
12-006 Bongo Flying Wild Alaska
  (season 1)
NF-TV $398,917.43 8/24/11 $1,182,247 33.74% PDF
12-005 Original Productions Hillstranded NF-TV $53,437.34 8/23/11 $175,681 30.42% PDF
12-004 Wildlife HD Alaska BluRay Collection Doc $217,472.92 8/18/11 $712,347 30.53% PDF
12-003 PSG Motion Pictures Alaska State Troopers
  (season 2)
NF-TV $93,273.73 8/8/11 $304,877 30.59% PDF
12-002b Kid Play Entertainment Playkids
  Baby Geniuses 3
FF $1,802,661.01 8/4/11 $6,737,717 30.47% PDF
12-002a $250,683.75 7/14/11 PDF
12-001 ZONK! Productions NAPA's
North to Alaska
NF-TV $91,079.84 7/11/11 $271,269 33.58% PDF
FY12 Tax Credits Approved:  $18,615,847.14 Spend: $57,390,460 32.44%  
FY11 Approved Tax Credits
Project # Company Production Type Tax Credit $ Approval Date Eligible Spend Credit /Spend PDF Info
11-007 Pontecorvo Productions Bears of the Last Frontier Doc $112,463.10 05/02/11 $363,950 30.90% PDF
11-006 Arctic Film Group Untitled Arctic Project FF $50,492.96 4/26/11 $150,865 33.47% PDF
11-005 BBC - Natural History unit Frozen Planet Doc $75,029.00 4/13/11 $234,522 31.99% PDF
11-004 Christmas with a Capital C Christmas with a Capital C FF $111,689.86 3/2/11 $333,876 33.45% PDF
11-003 Teton Gravity Research Light the Wick FF $51,829.41 2/17/11 $166,245 31.18% PDF
11-002 Jean Worldwide Sarah Palin's Alaska NF-TV $1,196,894.27 2/11/11 $3,609,888 33.16% PDF
11-001 Sun Never Sets Productions Top Gear
  (1 episode "Alaska Tough Truck")
NF-TV $81,003.46 1/13/11 $260,798 31.06% PDF
10-010 Beyond Indigo Productions Beyond Indigo
  (aka Ghost Vision)
FF $2,140,413.00 12/22/10 $6,602,752 32.42% PDF
10-009 Original Productions Ice Road Truckers
  (season 4)
NF-TV $898,203.93 12/17/10 $2,692,293 33.36% PDF
10-008 PSG Motion Pictures Alaska State Troopers
  (season 1)
NF-TV $30,709.30 12/8/10 $100,676 30.50% PDF
10-007 Original Productions Deadliest Catch
  (season 6)
NF-TV $584,562.74 11/22/10 $1,747,695 33.45% PDF
10-006 Rainy Pass Productions R5 Sons
  (season 1)
NF-TV $150,442.19 11/12/10 $417,743 36.01% PDF
10-005 On the Ice On the Ice FF $171,145.61 10/1/10 $524,628 32.62% PDF
10-004 Diverse Bristol Man vs. Wild
  (1 episode "The Last Frontier")
NF-TV $67,994.04 10/4/10 $223,143 30.47% PDF
10-003 Original Productions Ice Road Truckers
  (season 3)
NF-TV $393,423.75 9/27/10 $1,187,933 33.12% PDF
10-002 Affinityfilms Survive to Thrive Doc $39,693.41 8/4/10 $109,217 36.34% PDF
10-001 Rabbit Content Prilosec: Fairbanks Project Comm $107,277.35 7/9/10 $326,664 32.84% PDF
FY11 Tax Credits Approved $6,263,267.38 Spend: $19,052,886 32.87%  
FY10 Approved Tax Credits
Project # Company Production Type Tax Credit $ Approval Date Eligible Spend Credit /Spend PDF Info
09-004 Proposal Productions The Proposal FF $64,894.93 11/27/09 $179,407 36.17% PDF
09-003 The Ascending Path Disaster
on K2
Doc $46,009.45 10/28/09 $122,153 37.67% PDF
09-002 Kaos Entertainment Grizzly Land Doc $54,138.08 10/21/09 $178,394 30.35% PDF
09-001 Moore Huntley Productions Alaska: Most Extreme NF-TV $79,504.07 9/11/09 $233,737 34.01% PDF
FY10 Tax Credits Approved:  $244,546.53 Spend: $744,955 32.83%
Total Tax Credits Approved (to date) $38,125,057.86 Spend: $117,231,889 32.52%
Legend: NFTV = Non-Fiction Television | FF = Feature Film | Comm = Commercial | Doc = Documentary
(Note: the "PDF Info" is the publicly available information from the production's Tax Credit Application form.)

Other Questions?
Contact the Alaska Film Production Promotion Program: Call (907) 269-8190 or e-mail AlaskaFilm@alaska.gov

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