“Hardly a Hostile Takeover”: Animal Performers, Venice Beachgoers Share Access at LA County Beach

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Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

It’s easy to be entranced by the spectacle of three majestic horses, seemingly ridden by a trio of apes, walking along Venice Beach. And yet, that was exactly the view these animal performers gave onlookers while filming their cameo appearance in Disney’s blockbuster “Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes.” Many beachgoers stopped in their tracks to record this unexpected … Read More

FilmLA Solution Services Team Committed to Outreach

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FilmLA's Outreach Team

Pictured: FilmLA’s Outreach Liaisons Adrian Fayad and Karla Maqueda, seen here with tools of the trade: measuring wheels, for analyzing parking feasibility.FilmLA’s investment in proactive community relations takes many forms. Our robust Notification and Monitoring programs aim at keeping communities informed and supported before and during production.  Since 2013, we’ve also maintained a dedicated team of outreach liaisons, who work … Read More

The Pros and Cons of Listing Your Home for Filming

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The Pros and Cons of Listing Your Home for Filming

“I’m thinking about listing my property for filming. This is the first time I’ve done this. What am I getting myself into?”- AnonymousFor nearly 30 years, FilmLA has been Los Angeles’ leading resource connecting filmmakers and the communities in which they film. As a liaison between our government clients, film industry customers and local neighborhoods, we seek a sustainable level … Read More

Listing Your Home or Business for Filming in Greater Los Angeles

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Listing Your Home or Business for Filming in Greater Los Angeles

Can you picture your Los Angeles area home or business as the backdrop to a pivotal scene in a popular film or TV show? Do you ever find yourself imagining what you could do with the extra cash from leasing your property to a film production? As exciting as the idea of being a film host may be, you may … Read More

Notices of Filming – What They Mean for You

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Notices of Filming

If you live in Greater Los Angeles, there is a good chance you have spotted a blue FilmLA Notice of Filming at a residence or business. If you haven’t seen one yet, then you may soon. Having rebounded from the worst effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, film production in Los Angeles is again active across our many diverse neighborhoods, creating … Read More