CORRECTION: Metro Transit Security to Staff Film Shoots on MTA Properties

FilmLAProduction Alerts

Update: An earlier FilmL.A. Production Alert, dated August 7, detailed a revised procedure for the hiring of security for film-related detail work at LA Metro properties. This Alert supersedes and replaces that announcement. FilmL.A., at the request of L.A. Metro, reminds the production community of the procedures for filming at Metro properties. Metro’s current procedures for filming permits are outlined … Read More

Park Officials Urge Caution re: Snakes in Regional Parks

FilmLAProduction Alerts

The Park Film Office and FilmL.A. jointly urge film industry personnel to be mindful of possible wildlife encounters when filming in area parks. Increased rains brought heavy brush and vegetation this year. Because of this, we are experiencing an increase in snake population and activity in large and regional parks. Please know that Park Rangers are not available for catch … Read More

Production Activity Near Levitt Pavillion, MacArthur Park

FilmLAProduction Alerts

When planning production activity in and around the Levitt Pavilion at MacArthur Park, please review Levitt’s online calendar for potential event conflicts prior to submitting a permit application. The Levitt Pavilion, Los Angeles is scheduled to host 50 shows and events in the summer months, capacity crowds are expected which will affect parking in nearby areas. Please be sure to take … Read More

“The Business of Obtaining a Permit Seminar” – June 21st & 26th

FilmLAFor Filmmakers, Production Alerts4 Comments

In an effort to help our customers understand the permitting process, FilmL.A. is pleased to announce “The Business of Obtaining a Permit” seminar series happening on Wednesday, June 21st and Monday, June 26th at 5:30 p.m. at the FilmL.A. office. FilmL.A.’s Permit Administration and Accounting & Finance Departments will be on hand to discuss the process of Obtaining Production Insurance, … Read More

Fiesta Broadway Coming Up: City to Restrict Filming & Street Closures in Affected Areas

FilmLAProduction Alerts

The Fiesta Broadway celebration is scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 30th 2017. In preparation for this event, the Department of Transportation (DOT) will begin closing roadways at 10 AM on April 29th. Roadways will not re-open until 5 AM on Monday, May 1st. Please be aware of the following street closures: Broadway between 5th St and 7th St to Broadway … Read More