Featured Location: World-famous Bixby Bridge is so visually dramatic. Early Spring is a good time to film, especially if intermittent traffic control is needed, as there is a moratorium on ITC from Memorial Day through Labor Day weekends. See our website’s Permits Page for more permit details or email Karen@filmmonterey.org
- New California Film and Television Job Retention and Promotions Act Rules and Regulations
being finalized at California Film Commission
The new film incentive bill which was passed last fall will mean 20 to 25% savings for production companies shooting in California. Those productions that get money from the program will have it based on economic activity and jobs impact. To implement the law, there are rules and regulations that are being drawn up by the California Film Commission. Once approved, film productions can apply for awards. A 5% uplift is offered to productions that qualify and will film outside the Los Angeles Zone, in places such as Monterey County.