If you’re planning to apply for a film permit or need a refresher, join us in this workshop where we cover everything you need to know about the what, when, where, why and how of Chicago’s film permit process. Come get all of your film permit / filming in Chicago-related questions answered!
The Chicago Film Office presents an online workshop that covers the what, where, when, why, and how of film permitting. If you’re planning to film on city property, city streets, and/or sidewalks or if you require city services such as street parking, you won’t want to miss this informative and enlightening workshop. Join Policy Analyst, John Hundrieser and Cultural Affairs Coordinator, Timothy Olson as they cover the following:
– ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS
– OTHER PERMITS (I.E. DRONE FLIGHTS, PRIVATE PROPERTIES)
– CITY SERVICES & RATES
– ALTERNATE JURISDICTIONS (I.E. CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT, MILLENNIUM PARK, ETC.)
– AND SO MUCH MORE!
About the Chicago Film Office:
The Chicago Film Office, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events leads the city’s efforts to attract and enhance the production of feature films, television series, commercials, documentaries and all forms of local screen entertainment. For filmmakers, it is a one-stop liaison for all City of Chicago production needs including permits, city services, and logistical support. The Chicago Film Office also serves as an advocate for the local film and media industry. This includes the local community of filmmakers, advocacy organizations, festivals, distributors and independent film and media venues. Additionally, the Chicago Film Office creates professional development tools and opportunities for convening and networking.
**This workshop will live stream on Facebook and YouTube: