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Contact Us

You can reach us at the addresses below, or you can give us a call, send a fax, or email us your questions or concerns. We look forward to working with you.

Mailing Address:
Michigan Film Office
300 North Washington Square 3rd Floor
Lansing, MI 48913
(800) 477-3456 (FILM)
(517) 373-3456 (FILM)
(517) 241-0867 Fax
Email: mfo@michigan.org  

Staff:
Margaret O'Riley, Director 

Tony Garcia, Locations Manager
garciat@michigan.org

Selam Ghirmai, Applications Specialist
ghirmais@michigan.org

Michelle Grinnell, Public Relations Manager
grinnellm@michigan.org   

Faith Goins, Executive Assistant
goinsf2@michigan.org 

Carol Apczynski, Financial Compliance Specialist
apczynskic@michigan.org  

About Us

The Michigan Film Office was created in 1979 to assist and attract incoming production companies and to promote the growth of our indigenous industry. We provide the following services:

  • Location photographs - from our files or shot to order.
  • Help with location procurement and clearance
  • Send us your script or storyboard for best results
  • Response within 48 hours in most cases.
  • Sorry, no state helicopter.
  • Liaison with local/county/state government
  • Contacts with business, institutions, neighborhoods,churches, farmers and UFOs (no permit requirements).
  • Production Information - Pre to Post Crew, equipment, talent, unions, weather stats, studios, lab
  • Where to stay, where to shop, and what to eat On time and within budget.

Ask. We'll entertain any reasonable request.