MAHARASHTRA FILM SHOOTING SINGLE WINDOW
(A Maharashtra Film, Stage & Cultural Development Corporation Initiative)
Create your account on MFC portal to start your application process.
Create project profile with details of production house, artists, directors and script
Fill out the application form and all the mandatory details
Fill in location details, time and date of shooting
Attach all the documents specified in the application form.
Accept Terms & Condition specified by MFC and stakeholder departments
An application fee to paid online, to enable submission of your application
Submit the form on the web application
Maharashtra is at the forefront in providing the required infrastructure pertaining to filming in the country. More than half of movies made in India are produced in the state. It would be wise to say that Maharashtra has all the prerequisite resources required for the entire life cycle of film making.
The State has the highest number of film studios majorly located in the hub of Hindi Film Industry, Mumbai. They provide readymade sets, locations, outdoor shooting venues at one place thereby eliminating extra costs of visiting actual locations. There are plenty of options to choose from based on requirements and budget
When it comes to outdoor locations, Maharashtra has almost all of them. Be it the serene western Ghats, beaches, waterfalls, forts, palaces, museums, railway stations, etc. There is no dearth of options to choose from. It spoils you in terms of indoor and outdoor locations. One just have to pick and choose based on the requirements.
Maharashtra being the hub of Hindi film industry provides all the resources and technical know how for preparing the production of any form of media be it films, documentaries or advertisements. State has its film studios, animation studios, sound recording studios offering editing, sound mixing and VFX facilities
The film making process sounds incomplete without a reference to talent. The scriptwriters, cinematographers, actors, dancers, extras, spot boys and many more, each one of them put in their best to create a masterpiece on screen. Maharashtra has talent from all over the country that can be utilized in the process
Mumbai, Maharashtra being the centre of Indian Cinema – filmmakers has been capturing each corners of the state since Indian film industry came into existence. Glimpses of various forts, beaches, monuments, caves, forests and wildlife etc. situated in the state are regularly featured in various movies, tv serials and commercials. We have enlisted all the significant categories which a film maker can plan and opt to shoot.
Maharashtra film industry produced movies in multiple genres and languages making it the film production hub of India.
Maharashtra Film Cell is an unique initiative by government of Maharashtra which will benefit all the production houses, stakeholders department and entire film industry at large.
The system of online film shooting permission is a welcome step in streamlining the existing cumbersome manual process and will also increase transparency.