NEW ORLEANS – Today, the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Economy issued filming notices for residents in the Marigny.
On Tuesday, Dec. 5 and Wednesday, Dec. 6, a production company will film exterior scenes involving simulated special effects gunfire in the 600 block of Frenchmen Street between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. There will be no street closures as a result of this filming.
On Wednesday, Dec. 6, a production company will film scenes in the 1400-1500 blocks of Pauger Street. As a result, those blocks will be closed from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday.
Law enforcement officers will be on site to ensure public safety and to help facilitate the work.
Film New Orleans, within the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Economy, assists productions with the City’s permitting process, connects productions with local crew and resources, and facilitates communication between productions and the local community.
In 2016, New Orleans hosted 50 film tax credit projects (TV, films, and commercials with budgets over $300,000) with direct spending of roughly $423 million.
For questions about filming in New Orleans, please contact Film New Orleans at (504) 658-0923 or visit www.filmneworleans.org.
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