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

Celebrating the Region’s Creative Industry – Golden Globes Showcase LA in 2020 Awards Season

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Los Angeles based projects fared well at the 77th annual Golden Globe awards this year.  Local film and television productions were nominated in 35 categories this year including Best Motion Picture, Best Limited Series and Best Animated Feature. In all, local productions walked away with five statuettes. Regional winners in film included, “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” which won three awards including … Read More

Fourth Quarter Filming Falls Five Percent Short

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A seasonal lift across several film production categories arrived too late to satisfy high expectations for 2019, according to new data published today by FilmLA. In several key categories – including Feature Films, TV Dramas, TV Comedies and Web-Based TV, on-location production was more robust from October through December than in any of the three quarters prior. Nonetheless, overall production … Read More

Street Restoration Closures Affect 1st Street / Alameda and Surrounding Areas

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The Metropolitan Transit Authority (METRO) has informed FilmLA of a street restoration project that will affect the 1st Street and Alameda areas in Downtown. METRO’s street restoration project began January 10 and will continue for approximately nine months. See below for a schedule of activity: 1st Street/Vignes/Alameda: A full westbound street closure along 1st Street from Vignes to Alameda Street, … Read More