FilmLA Celebrates Six Years of Community Events and Film-Friendly Fun

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Since 2014, FilmLA has partnered with local elected officials, neighborhood groups and film industry sponsors to facilitate free community events, resource fairs and film screenings for area residents and their families. The assistance FilmLA provides at these events varies, but most often it takes the form of providing refreshments or sourcing projection equipment, securing film licenses and more. FilmLA’s community … Read More

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

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In an effort to reduce the impacts of construction, events and filming to businesses and merchants that rely on revenue generated during the holiday season, the City of Los Angeles implements a relaxation of production activity in commercial districts from November 25, 2019 through January 1, 2020. Filming activity including lane closures, street closures and street parking will be limited … Read More

UPDATED: LAPD Permit Application Deadline Advisory

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The City of Los Angeles and the LAPD Contract Services Film Unit, which serves as permit authority and approving agency for filming in the City, have notified FilmL.A. that beginning on Monday, February 26, 2018 and continuing for at least 30 days, LAPD will no longer assign resources to review and approve late applications for permitted filming. Because of this, … Read More

A Festival to Celebrate the Departing 6th Street Bridge

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In late October, thousands of Angelenos gathered at the 6th Street Viaduct to bid goodbye to a Los Angeles icon.  The 6th Street Bridge, a neighborhood landmark made famous on the small and silver screens, is earmarked for demolition and replacement.  It seemed only fitting that FilmL.A. join other sponsors and the office of Los Angeles City Councilmember Jose Huizar, … Read More

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles hosts 5th Annual “On Location” Film Festival

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Earlier this month, FilmL.A. sponsored NewFilmmakers Los Angeles’ (NFMLA) fifth annual “On Location: The Los Angeles Video Project” film festival.  Co-presented by KTLA, On Location: The Los Angeles Video Project is a film festival and awards program that celebrates Los Angeles as a city and filming location. The short films screened at “On-Location” employ the City of Los Angeles as … Read More