Queenstown has been an established screen production centre for more than 30 years. Its internationally renowned locations and huge choice of accommodation and entertainment options make Queenstown popular with all members of a production. From A-list stars to producers looking after their bottom line, everyone wants to come back.
The industry is sustained by regular television commercials with international calibre production companies calling Queenstown home. Feature films such as Lord of the Rings, Wolverine, and The Hobbit, Petes Dragon have also had a considerable impact on the region.
The region offers a complete turnkey package – just bring your script or storyboard! More than 120 locally based crew honed their skills working with the world’s best directors. Industry Directory
An extensive range of specialist equipment can be sourced locally without the cost or time delay of transportation, Industry Directory
Queenstown’s supporting infrastructure is adaptable and reflects the energy of the region’s thriving tourism sector.