Burbank Unified School District Reopens to Filming

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FilmLA is again accepting requests to film and/or park on Burbank Unified School District (BUSD) property, following the reopening of district facilities to filming effective May 28, 2021. No film permits have been issued, and no filming on-location has been allowed on BUSD property since Safer at Home orders were enacted in March of 2020 to slow the spread of COVID-19. All … Read More

Memorial Day Permit Application Deadlines

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FilmLA, the City and the County of Los Angeles, and other jurisdictions we serve will be closed on Monday, May 31 in observance of Memorial Day. Some City of Los Angeles Departments will also be closed on Friday, May 28. Please see below for changes to the normal permit application and modification deadlines: Permits for Saturday, 5/29 through Tuesday, 6/1 Standard … Read More

Pandemic Era Permitting Picks Up for March

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FilmLA, partner film office for the City and County of Los Angeles and other local jurisdictions – today issued an update regarding regional filming activity. Since the resumption of on-location filming last June, FilmLA has received 6,585 film permit applications, spanning 4,421 unique projects. After the COVID-19 holiday surge and voluntarily industry production pause in December and January, application activity … Read More

City of Los Angeles Uniformed Fire Safety Officer Rate Increase

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The City of Los Angeles Fire Department has notified FilmLA of an increase in hourly rates for Uniformed Fire Safety Officers (UFSOs), effective April 26, 2021. FilmLA has confirmed that the new rates will apply for all UFSO shifts worked on or after this date.   The revised fee schedule is as follows: Uniformed Fire Safety Officer Hourly Rate (4-hour … Read More

Register Today for LA2021: Future of Creative Talent Summit Series

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The Film, Television and Digital Media industries are crucial to Los Angeles County’s identity and economy, and will be integral in its economic recovery during and after the COVID-19 crisis. The LA2021 Future of Creative Talent Summit Series — produced by The County of Los Angeles Chief Executive Office in partnership with Beacon Economics — will be an online venture … Read More