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St. Tammany Film Commission

Our varied locations, historic downtown and diverse architectural styles are among the reasons Louisiana's Northshore is the perfect locale for your next film production. We offer full-service assistance including location scouting, permitting, accommodations, industry contacts and workforce development. And, Louisiana's beneficial tax incentives just help sweeten the deal.

In addition to being a full-service film commission, St. Tammany Parish boasts a variety of diverse locations. 

St. Tammany locations feature:

  • Ancient cypress swamplands and bottomland forests
  • Charming small towns with walkable historic districts
  • A variety of architectural style buildings and homes
  • Numerous outdoor festivals, concerts and arts events
  • Beautiful waterfront views, from docks, upscale and casual restaurants, piers and sandy beaches
  • Various waterways including lakes, rivers, ponds, bayous and streams
  • Rolling hill country with horse ranches and farms 
  • Scenic byways with towering pines, flowering bushes and vines and the largest, oldest moss-draped live oaks in the world.

Louisiana's Northshore productions include:

  • 99 Homes
  • American Ultra
  • Astronaut Wives Club
  • NCIS: New Orleans Season 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
  • Bad Moms
  • (The) Best of Me (Nicholas Sparks)
  • (The) Beyond
  • (The) Big Short
  • Claws (TNT)
  • (The) Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  • Dead Man Walking
  • (The) Free State of Jones
  • Geostorm
  • Hot Pursuit
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • James Patterson's Zoo (CBS)
  • Kingfish: A Huey P. Long Story
  • (The) Lucky One (Nicholas Sparks)
  • Joe Dirt 2
  • Midnight Special
  • Miller's Crossing
  • Our Brand is Crisis
  • Pregnancy Pact (Lifetime)
  • Semper Fi
  • Terminator: Genius
  • Tremé (HBO)
  • Trumbo


With our great state tax incentives and close proximity to New Orleans, Baton Rouge and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Louisiana's Northshore is the ideal place to film your next production.
If you are interested in bringing your next film project to Louisiana's Northshore, please contact Loren Legendre, Film Commission Specialist, at Loren@LouisianaNorthshore.com, 985-630-6706 or 1-800-634-9443.

External links:
Louisiana Office of Entertainment Industry Development
New Orleans Film Office