As part of our Curious New Mexico project, a reader asked about New Mexico’s growing film industry.
As an increasing number films are being shot in New Mexico, Albuquerque is quickly developing an identity as an alternative to Hollywood — although some film industry leaders say the Duke City’s reputation for movies is distinct.
In recent years, state lawmakers have approved tax incentives to work here, and films generally are cheaper to make than places like Los Angeles.
With its dramatic landscapes and large spaces available for filming, can Albuquerque become a leader in the industry? Watch our video to find out.
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