Reel Friends

Receive Inside News on Local Film Production and Events

REEL Friends stay in-the-know about on-location film action. As a REEL Friend, you have fun while you contribute to a stronger local economy. You help keep the lights, cameras, and economic action coming to Monterey County. REEL Friends of the Film Commission receive the inside news on film productions. As a REEL Friend, you are the film commission’s special guest at industry mixers, where you get to explore local film sites, facilities and meet local crew. Join as an individual, couple, or as a business to ensure your part in our local film industry which provides economic support to our communities.


  • Film Event Invitations
  • Casting Call Notifications
  • Film Festival Discounts
  • Industry Mixers
  • Film Premieres
  • Private Screenings

How to Join

The Monterey County Film Commission offers two ways to join Reel Friends either on-line using PayPal, or print the application form below and mail with the appropriate payment.

Individual Membership Levels for Reel Friends
  • Military-Senior-Student membership(s) – $20
  • Individual REEL Friend membership(s) – $95
  • Couples REEL Friend membership(s) – $125
Business Memberships
  • Star Level – $150
  • Studio Level – $500
  • Academy Level – $1,200
Paper Application

Please download, print and fill out the application. Mail the application and payment to: Monterey County Film Commission P.O. Box 111 Monterey, CA 93942

Download PDF by  clicking here

Online Application

Please select your desired plan from the dropdown menu, then click the “Add to Cart” button below for the PayPal web site.

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