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ABOUT THIS MODULE

In most major cities, you're required to obtain a permit to be able to shoot on both public and private property.  This module will walk you through the permitting process, when one is required, how to get one, the costs involved and common traps associated with free permits.
 

IN THIS MODULE

  • 22:58 video that takes you through the permitting process
  • Illustrated companion guide
  • Sample Los Angeles permit application
  • Los Angeles Film Insurance Requirements
  • No Parking Survey
  • Street/Lane Closure forms

LEARN

  • What are permits
  • When is a permit required
  • Shooting guerilla without a permit
  • The difference between shooting on public and private property
  • Free permits and their hidden costs
  • How to use a permit on location
 "Jason proves that top-notch production values are within the reach of anyone who has ever dreamt of making his own movie. You’ll learn far more about filmmaking with this practical, thorough and meticulously organized site than you ever will watching "Project Greenlight." Jason knows what he’s talking about, because he’s actually done it!"
 
   - Steve Skrovan, Executive Producer,
         Everybody Loves Raymond
 
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