• Pennsylvania Film Industry Association (PaFIA) is a group of like-minded individuals and companies who have joined forces to form the voice of those interested in promoting business growth in the film, television, and commercial industry in Pennsylvania.
  • We are the first and only state-wide trade association for the industry.
  • PaFIA’s mission is to promote the film, television, and commercial industry in Pennsylvania and to serve a strong collective voice to address common issues in business circles and government offices.
  • Key to our mission is having a single voice for the industry in the Commonwealth, and working on important initiatives such as the Film Tax Credit.

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Venue Highlight: Field House

Venue Highlight: Field House

By:  JaLia Moody The Pennsylvania Film Industry Association (PAFIA) proudly partnered with the Field House for our first summer mixer.  June 24 called for industry updates in Pennsylvania, networking, and growing …

PA Budget Update by PaFIA’s Lobbyist

PA Budget Update by PaFIA’s Lobbyist

PaFIA President David Haddad visited Harrisburg on Tuesday, August 25th, to meet with elected officials who were in town working on a budget compromise. David met with numerous elected officials as well as the …

Jim and David in Capital, met with DCED. All is well waiting for budget to pass.

Jim and David in Capital, met with DCED. All is well waiting for budget to pass.

RICH E. CHAPLA, JR. – PRODUCTION MANAGER

RICH E. CHAPLA, JR. – PRODUCTION MANAGER

By:  Lisa Budwig When asked to describe what his typical day on the set of a film or television show looks like, Rich Chapla laughs, It looks like I’m standing around doing nothing!” But in Chapla’s …

Recap of August 9th A Conversation with Peter Mattei

Recap of August 9th A Conversation with Peter Mattei

A recap of PaFIA’s latest question and answer forum with Peter Mattei – Executive Producer, Show Runner, and Writer for “The Outsiders,” by John Rokosz On Sunday, August 9th at Cioppino’s in the strip …