The Berkeley Film Office works closely with local permitting entities throughout Berkeley and the San Francisco Bay Area. We’ve provided some helpful contact information and links to assist you with your filming needs.
Barbara Hillman, Film Commissioner
2030 Addison St., #102
Berkeley, CA 94704
Barbara Evans, Film Coordinator
6701 San Pablo Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94720-5600
Ali Haynes, Film Coordinator
2950 Peralta Oaks Court
Oakland, CA 94605
FLICS was created to heighten the level of professionalism and visibility of California Film Commissions and Offices by developing quality standards, guidelines, education and marketing components for its members. FLICS currently has 50+ members that are ready to assist you with your filming needs throughout the State of California. FLICS website.
The California Film Commission offers free on-line permitting for all state property including state parks and beaches, freeways, roads, and government buildings. From hospitals and prisons to back roads and mountain ranges, the California Film Commission helps filmmakers gain access to the perfect locations. Please visit the CFC website for locations, online permits, incentives, green filmmaking and more.