Temporary Holiday Filming Moratorium for the LAX Area

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In an ongoing effort to provide future filming opportunities on active roads in Southern California, the LAX Film Office in conjunction with FilmLA and supported by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is issuing this notice.  There will be a temporary moratorium on any permit requests for closures and/or rolling breaks on any roadways within a four (4) mile radius of … Read More

Filming in Commercial Districts During the Holiday Season – City of Los Angeles

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Each year, in an effort to reduce the impacts of construction, events and filming on businesses that rely on holiday sales, the City of Los Angeles implements temporary restrictions on production activity in commercial districts. For 2020, mindful also of the challenges facing these businesses as a result of COVID-19, filming activity involving lane closures, street closures and street parking … Read More

UPDATED 10/28/20: FilmLA Issues Election Week Resource Caution

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This Production Alert was updated at 3:15 p.m., 10/28/20. Election Day approaches on November 3. As millions of California voters head to US Post Office locations and Vote Centers to cast their ballots, from October 30 to November 8, local officials expect increased staffing demands for law enforcement and public safety personnel. The latest reports from federal, state and local law … Read More

Production Parking to Be Limited Near Vote Centers on Election Day

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Please be advised that by order of the City and County of Los Angeles, vehicle parking and posting for film production purposes will be prohibited within 300 feet of LA County Vote Centers this upcoming Election Day: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020.   This prohibition shall not automatically apply prior to Election Day near Vote Centers open for early voting. In these … Read More

Community Filming Surveys to Resume in Modified Form

FilmLAFor Communities, For Filmmakers, Production Alerts

The Community Filming Survey is a time-tested tool used by FilmLA and public authorities to discover neighborhood concerns with upcoming filming activity.  Usually required in advance of more complicated shoots, Filming Surveys are conducted door-to-door near planned film locations by production companies or their hired representatives.  When Greater Los Angeles reopened to filming on June 15 after the COVID-19 shutdown, City … Read More