We know many Connecticut businesses are struggling as they deal with the effects of COVID-19. We appreciate their perseverance and know they share our commitment to keeping our residents healthy. The state, working with its federal partners, has several programs and initiatives in place to assist businesses during this difficult period. For specific questions related to small business, email the Joint Information Center at COVID19.JIC@ct.gov, or call the DECD small business hotline at 860-500-2333. Individuals can call 2-1-1 for more information.

Digital Media & Motion Picture Tax Credit

Digital Media & Motion Picture Resources

These links will give you information specific to working in Connecticut as well as general information that can be helpful anywhere you shoot.


To search for experienced production services and crew in Connecticut, please visit our Production Resource Directory.

For guidelines on using child actors: Screen Actors Guild (SAG).

State of Connecticut law does not specifically address this issue, but the Department of Labor provides a useful checklist of working with minors.

Film-Friendly Lodgings

Production Resource Directory contains film-friendly hotels, corporate housing, extended stay, and inns and motels. Click on Search Support Services, then check all Accommodations listings that apply.

Regional Film Offices

Film Green

State Resources


For additional information or questions, contact:

Ed Ruggiero
Film Tax Credit Administrator
Connecticut Office of Film, Television & Digital Media (OFTDM)