Creative BC is an independent non-profit agency created by the Government of British Columbia in April 2013 to support and market BC’s creative sector which includes the film, television, digital media, magazine and book publishing and music industries.
The agency, which combines the services of the BC Film Commission and BC Film + Media, acts an industry catalyst providing leadership and expertise to sustain and expand BC’s capacity and reputation as a globally competitive and world-class centre for creative content production.
Creative BC provides a range of programs and services that support motion picture production in BC including:
· BC Tax Credits – administration of the provincial tax credit incentives for film, television, digital animation, visual effects and post-production..
· Motion Picture Production – preparing customized location packages, scouting, surveys, community support and referral to pre and post-production resources.
· Development and Export marketing – programs to assist BC-based companies to sell and distribute their products in international markets as well as support industry initiatives and skills development.