OGFT offers a number of services to local and visiting producers alike. We are here to help you reach your filmmaking goals; whether you are an experienced professional or new to filmmaking, have a shoe-string budget or an endless supply of resources, are creating a feature film or a corporate video. We look forward to hearing about your production needs and helping you to find the best solutions available.
Here’s what we offer!
OGFT is responsible for issuing all permits for filming in public spaces (streets, sidewalks, parks, Parliament Hill, buildings owned and operated by our partners etc).
We also coordinate parking permits and road closures (full and intermittent) with the cities of Ottawa and Gatineau.
Our region is home to a wide variety of experienced individuals, production companies and businesses. Whether you are looking for crew members, a production house to partner with or film-friendly accommodations for your stay, our Industry Database is your one-stop shop for human resources and film-friendly services.
We know our region best. Let us help you find the perfect building, home, or public space for your production.
In addition to specific referrals OGFT also maintains an online image bank of some of the most sought after venues in the city.
Looking to hire an experienced professional, intern or student? Trying to break into the industry or showcase your talents to top hiring companies? We can help you connect!