At this time, all funds from the New York State’s CNY Film Fund have been fully obligated for both the Theatrical and Non-Theatrical programs.
For funding opportunities available in Onondaga County, please see the
Onondaga County PRIMED page.

CNY Film Fund Theatrical

CNY Film Fund – Theatrical Release

The CNYA Film Fund (theatrical / wide-release) is a regional incentive-based program designed to provide support to film productions with budgets of $2,000,000 and above.

If your film production budget is between $700,000 and $2,000,000, please contact our office for preliminary review:

CNY Film Fund Non Theatrical Release

CNY Film Fund – Non-Theatrical Release

You may qualify for the CNYA Film Fund (non-theatrical) for film productions under $700,000. Email inquiries to:

Funding availability is not guaranteed and can only be provided to approved recipients on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Projects Supported by the CNY Film Fund

Projects supported by the Film Fund have gone on to enjoy commercial success and critical acclaim. See some of the film projects that were supported by the CNY Film Fund.