Ottawa Film Blog

Locations

What Ottawa’s new Film By-Law means for you

Ottawa City Council recently approved a new Film By-Law that will help streamline the film permitting process. We know this will be a period of transition for many – our office, the City, location managers and filmmakers – and we’re...

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Your House in a Starring Role

The one thing that most productions have in common is the need for film-friendly houses. From high-rise condos to suburban homes, farmhouses to luxury mansions, characters can inhabit a variety of residences. If you ever thought your house would look great on-screen,...

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How to Find the Perfect Filming Location

Please note: This blog post was updated in July 2020 following approval of the City of Ottawa's new Film By-Law and permitting process. Arguably one of the most important steps in pre-production, location scouting is the art of researching, finding,...

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