Notice of FilmL.A. Fee Increase, Effective August 1, 2016

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After months of research and evaluation, FilmL.A. will implement a revised fee schedule for new film permit applications received on or after August 1, 2016. The new schedule will raise FilmL.A. fees for permit coordination and related services for the first time since 2008. The new rates were adopted in June by the FilmL.A. Board of Directors as part of … Read More

FilmL.A. Supports Student Filmmaking Community

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On any given day in our region, anywhere from 100 to 200 film and still photography projects happen on the streets of Greater Los Angeles.  That figure may not be all that surprising, but what may surprise you is that a significant number of those projects — approximately 8.4 percent — are student-led. The large number of student film projects … Read More

FilmL.A. Staff Profile: Donna Washington

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In 1993, current FilmL.A. Vice President of Permit Operations Donna Washington left her job as a social worker for the County of Los Angeles to accept a position as a film and video permit coordinator for the City of Los Angeles’ Motion Picture and Television Division, under the Board of Public Works. When the City and County of Los Angeles … Read More