Permits and Information
Hundreds of filming locations – and proximity to the Los Angeles entertainment industry – has made Ventura County Coast a popular filming location since Rudolph Valentino galloped across the sands of Oxnard beach in The Sheik back in 1921.
More recently, the remake of Gulliver’s Travels, Little Miss Sunshine, Eric Brockovich and Diners, Drive Ins & Dives have contributed to our reputation as a desirable destination for film, commercials, television and photo shoots.
Filming locations include:
- Hotels and resorts
- Art Studios and museums
- Beaches, harbors and waterfront locations
- Farm and ranch properties
- Historic homes and buildings
- Parks and golf courses
- Downtown (Main Street) settings
- And many more!
Film Liaison and Location Assistance:
Ventura County Film Commission
Economic Development Collaborative – Ventura County
Contact Bill Bartels at (805) 409-9947