Natural Backdrops
Come to one of the COOLEST places to film.

Welcome To NWT Film - Beta


We help production teams and companies navigate the terrain of Canada’s North. Our job is to show you the unlimited potential of filming in NWT. 

From mountain peaks and riverbeds, to urban sets and historic townsites, we have your production location needs covered. The NWT Film Commission has supported feature film, commercial, documentary, television and still shoot productions across the territory since 1999. 

Come, let us show you how spectacular filming in the NWT can be.


"It's possible to produce almost anything here." 

- Ian Hay, Producer, Arctic Air, Omni Productions

“The NWT proved to be a place of authentic characters and spectacular landscapes.  Our DP’s loved the light that made the landscapes glow.”

- David Gullason, Series Producer, Ice Pilots NWT, Omnifilm Entertainment

"The warmth of the people, their hospitality and welcoming kindness warmed by heart during the Arctic cold.  I will always carry the land and its people in my heart."

- Hermon Farahi, Co-Director & Cinematographer, When They Awake!, Longyearbyen Media