Due to its rich historical luster and picturesque architecture, Highland Park has always been a destination spot for filmmakers from all over the world to shoot countless commercials, movies, TV shows, and more. We appreciate that filmmakers continue to choose to have Highland Park as their backdrop and we welcome them. However, there are proper steps that must be taken if you choose to film within the boundaries of the BID.
All filming in Los Angeles is administered through FilmLA, a private, 501(c)4 not-for-profit organization established for the public benefit. They coordinate and process permits for on-location motion picture, television and commercial production under contract to an ever-increasing roster of public-sector clients in the Los Angeles region. All permits are issued by the authority of and in accordance with the policies of each client jurisdiction, including Highland Park.