Preliminary Application Window Closes Friday, January 15

This is just a reminder that Washington Filmworks will close the preliminary application window for the standard production incentive program ONE WEEK FROM TODAY on Friday, January 15, 2016.

Projects that are fully funded are invited to submit an abridged version of the full application for the Washington Filmworks’ Board to review. The abridged application will include:

  1. The 7 page application document.
  2. The top sheet of the budget.
  3. And a letter from the applicant detailing why the project should be considered for funding assistance.

After receiving the paperwork, the Board will review each project and invite those projects that represent the best economic development opportunities for the state to submit a full application. Projects that plan to film at any time during 2016 are invited to apply.

Submit the abridged application documents to Executive Director Amy Lillard via email  Should you have any questions please call our office (206.264.0667) or email (

Please note that this application window is not for the Innovation Lab. For more information on the March 2016 Innovation Lab funding cycle visit this link.


About Washington Filmworks:

Washington Filmworks is the non-profit 501(c)(6) organization that manages the state film office and production incentive programs. Our mission is to create economic development opportunities by building and enhancing the competitiveness, profile and sustainability of Washington’s film industry. We do this by creating possibilities for local and national filmmakers and offering comprehensive production support as well as financial incentives.