For FilmmakersFilmL.A. is a private, nonprofit organization that coordinates and processes permits for on-location motion picture, television and commercial production under contract to an ever-increasing roster of public-sector clients in the Los Angeles region.
If you are a filmmaker, you can count on us to apply our knowledge and expertise to help you film in local neighborhoods. As a private contractor to government clients that has public-sector obligations, we offer expert film permit coordination and a variety of related services to help you get your shot while minimizing the inconveniences that your activities could cause for area residents.
This section of our site is designed specifically for filmmakers. So whether you're just getting started with a project or are in search of planning tools or forms, we've pulled everything you need to get a permit in one place.