The mission of the Pittsburgh Film Office is to attract film production projects to the greater southwestern Pennsylvania region; provide information on the region, locations, vendors and crew; and to coordinate government and business offices in support of production.  In addition, the film office is a conduit for information, providing assistance to local filmmakers and the local film industry throughout Allegheny County and the designated 10-county region.

The Pittsburgh Film Office is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation and is registered with the Bureau of Charitable Organizations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.