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This report summarizes ECONorthwest’s analysis of the visual media sector in Maine and is divided into the following sections:

  • A description of the visual media sector, and its four major sub-sectors, in Maine.
  • An overview of economic impact analysis.
  • The results of an economic impact analysis of the visual media sector and its sub-sectors.
  • A discussion of film incentive programs, including their history, characteristics, and variations across states and provinces. This is followed by an analysis of the impacts on Maine from out-of-state film productions and their full effects on state and local tax revenues. The section concludes with a review of other benefits that can be identified from film and video productions in a state.
  • Recommendations for the Maine Film Office.



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