• Shoot Your Film in Jersey City

    Shoot Your Film in Jersey City

    Welcome to FilmJC!

    If you are planning a shoot with a Major or Intermediate Permit - anything requiring parking, ITC or street closure, cranes, dolly  track; any medium to large footprint production shooting in a public park or public space: we require a preproduction meeting at least 2 weeks in advance of your first set up day or shoot dateAll information and permit requirements are in the FAQ. Please contact us directly with questions. Set up days are counted as shoot days unless your footprint is significantly different.

    **PLEASE NOTE: CURRENT FILM HOTSPOTS ARE HAMILTON PARK AND VAN VORST PARK AREAS. Check the map below and please contact us if you want to shoot in the areas in these neighborhoods. It is not guaranteed.

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  • Locations

    We invite you to take a virtual tour of some of Jersey City’s locations, from the Hudson River waterfront to the Hackensack marshes. Jersey City is home to Victorian parks, urban streets, brownstones, storefronts, basketball courts, tennis courts, high rises, commercial cityscapes, industrial areas and rich historical sites. We are one of the most diverse cities in the US.

    Please don't hesitate to contact us with questions regarding locations. Contact Us For More Info

  • Pre-production Meeting

    Feature films, television movies, series or specials, elaborate exterior commercial shoots, music videos shooting exteriors with celebrities, or multiple locations will be required to attend a pre-production meeting to review shoot plans and production schedules with your production and location managers. Other productions may be required to meet at the discretion of FilmJC.

    Application for a permit must be filed at least 14 business days before your scheduled shoot. No application will be accepted within 72 business hours (3 business days) before filming.
    All emergency changes should be reported to FilmJC at 201-547-5083.

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Jersey City Hotspots

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