The Virginia Film Office is dedicated to the art and business of filmmaking. We connect clients with amazing locations, resources and creative solutions for projects of all types and sizes. From the infancy of an idea, to the emotional goodbye at the wrap party—we are your production partner throughout the entire process. The VFO is proud to be recognized as one of the most knowledgeable, effective and helpful film commissions, worldwide.

From The Hotline

Governor Glenn Youngkin Announces Universal Pictures’ Pharrell Williams Project to Film in Virginia

Governor Glenn Youngkin Announces Universal Pictures’ Pharrell Williams Project to Film in Virginia RICHMOND, VA – Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that an ...

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Coming Attraction

Griffin in Summer

Filmed in Central Virginia in 2023, 'Griffin in Summer', from director Nicholas Colia, premiered at Tribeca in June 2024, receiving the Founders Award for best U.S. narrative feature. The coming-of-age feature film follows Griffin, a fourteen-year-old aspiring playwright, over the course of a summer vacation as he tries to bring his ambitious artistic vision to life, while becoming enamored with a local handyman. Starring Everett Blunck, Melanie Lynskey, Owen Teague, and Kathryn Newton, 'Griffin in Summer' is genuinely hilarious and insightful, and creating tons of buzz already. Stay tuned for how to view.

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