Want Filming at Your Place of Business? Put Your Front Door to Work!

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When you think about it, the front door of any retail business has a big job to do. That’s the go-to place for would-be customers to find critical information about the business.  There wait answers to all the important questions: Have I come to the correct place?  What are the hours of operation?  What payment forms are accepted?  And perhaps … Read More

CicLAvia – South Los Angeles

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On Sunday, February 23rd, the Metropolitan Transit Authority (METRO) will host CicLAVia – South LA. Beginning at 9 am, area streets in South Central, Florence-Firestone and Watts will be closed to vehicular traffic allowing access to pedestrians, cyclists and more. Closures are expected to affect Central Avenue between Adams Boulevard and 103rd Streets and 103rd Street between Central Avenue and … Read More

Location Pros Share Advice for Film Hosts at LA Loves Film Event

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On Wednesday, January 15, local business owners, residents, and location professionals gathered at the West Valley / Warner Center Chamber of Commerce for “Bringing Filming to Businesses in the West Valley” – a FilmLA sponsored networking event and panel conversation attached to the LA Loves Film campaign. The event launched with welcoming remarks from Michael Owens of Los Angeles City … Read More

Street Closures for the 92nd Academy Awards

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This next weekend, Hollywood will host the 92nd Academy Awards. Please be advised that a series of road and sidewalk closures will be in effect for the event. Closures will affect all lanes of traffic on Hollywood Boulevard between Highland Avenue and Orange Drive. Roads will remain closed until Monday, February 10th at 4 a.m. Below is a list of … Read More

Seeking a Sustainable Future for Filming in LA

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When FilmLA introduced LA Loves Film in late 2019, we did so with the goal of promoting filming sustainability in Los Angeles.  What exactly needs to be done to keep local filming sustainable?  The answers to that question are many, but we’ve found some good first steps. The path to long-term prosperity begins with recognizing that on-location filming happens more … Read More