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You Dream It, Oakland Will Make it Reel.

Oakland has everything you need to make your movies "reel":

Diverse surroundings - Lakes, parks, waterfronts, bay views, cityscapes, hillsides and more. What else could you need?

Great weather - Average annual temperatures hit the 60's and 70's, perfect for a film shoot.

Convenient public transportation and an international airport - BART and AC Transit are extensive, reliable services to ease transportation woes.

Affordable hotels, restaurants and nightlife - A great place to explore during your time off.

Unique architecture - Victorians, Edwardians, Craftsmans and much more! See our location gallery for pics.

Scenic views - From the Port of Oakland to the Chabot Space and Science Center to Skyline Boulevard, the views are unbeatable.

Large film community and local crews - We have thousands of excellent referrals. Call us and we'll find what you are looking for.

Less congestion - Oakland has less traffic than San Francisco or Southern California. For you, that's less planning and headache and more satisfaction.

Close to Los Angeles - We're an hour's flight from L.A. So, why not shoot your project here?

Friendly Film Office - We're here to help with all your location needs. Call us!






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