Madhya Pradesh is the first state to start the film promotions post
unlock. The state is taking all the necessary measure for the shooting. The government released a set of Standard Operating Guiding Principles to restart the film shooting in the state that has to be followed at all the places where shootings will take place.
Madhya Pradesh also has predominantly a Hindi speaking state, making it more viable and manageable for Bollywood pictures. The peaceful law and orders are another supporting factor. The availability of production facilities, Line Producers, Artists, Local Crew etc, makes it much more economical to shoot here. Till now more than 200 projects including feature films, TV Serial/Series, TVCs & Reality shows have been shot in Madhya Pradesh, of which few names are Stree, Sui-Dhaga, Kalank, Manikarnika, Luka Chhupi, Padman, Toilet ek Prem Katha, Bajirao Mastani, Paan Singh Tomar, Lion, C, Aarakshan, Raajneeti.
Facilities MP tourism is providing following things to the producers/directors –
• Dedicated Film Facilitation cell shall work as a nodal agency to ease out the shooting permissions
through single window clearance system.
• Authentic shooting locations
Film Friendly Authorities and strong Govt. support
• Easy Permissions
• Modern Infrastructure and omnipresent hotels
• Favorable law and order condition
• Cost effective infrastructure, crew, local talent and other skillful workforce
• Hindi speaking people, food/cuisine flexibility and ideal climate
Comfort of doing shooting in MP –
A dedicated online film web portal shall be created to provide a single -point interface and time bound
clearance mechanism for filmmakers intending to shoot in Madhya Pradesh.
All the applications shall be received through online mode by the Film Facilitation Cell and action shall be
taken in coordination with the concerned department for permission.
The Portal shall also act as a platform for information dissemination related to film tourism policy and
shall also act as a forum for the dissemination and the rules, regulations, also provide information on
grants and other utility services.