Animal Factory

A young man goes to prison and a tough, older convict takes him under his wing as a mentor. Directed by Steve Buscemi, starring Willem Dafoe, Edward Furlong, Danny Trejo

Jesus’ Son

A young man turns from drug addiction and petty crime to a life redeemed by a discovery of compassion. Directed by Alison Maclean, starring Billy Crudup, Robert Michael Kelly, Torben Brooks

Prison Song

Raised primarily in group homes, Elijah, an individual with a passion for art and education, becomes unjustly entangled in the American justice system after his involvement in the accidental killing of another person. Director: Darnell Martin. Stars: Danny Hoch, Elvis Costello, Q-Tip

Diary of a City Priest

David Morse plays Father John McNamee, a catholic priest who accepts a position at an inner-city church. Directed by Eugene Martin, starring David Morse, Thomas Ryan, Philip Goodwin

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The Greater Philadelphia Film Office (GPFO) is a "film commission" representing southeastern Pennsylvania that officially serves the counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia.

We are a member of the Association of Film Commissions International (AFCI). GPFO, first established in 1985 as a part of Philadelphia city government, continues to reside within city offices.

In 1992, we became a regional economic development agency, incorporating in 2000 as the Greater Philadelphia Film Office, a Pennsylvania nonprofit corporation.


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