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Karen Nordstrand, Director of Marketing & Film Production

P.O. Box 111
Monterey, CA 93942
801 Lighthouse Avenue
Monterey, CA 93940
Phone (831) 646-0910
Fax (831) 655-9250



• Dramatic Coastal Vistas
• Pebble Beach/ 17-Mile   Drive
• Steinbeck Country
• Big Sur Wilderness
• Carmel-by-the-Sea
• Monterey Harbor
• Agricultural Fields
• Beaches and Bays

• Historic Monterey Adobes
• Quaint Carmel Cottages
• Mansions & Victorians
• Coastal Highway One
• Bixby Bridge
• Rural Roads
• Ranches/Farms
• Acres of Vineyards
• Cypress Trees
• Scuba/Underwater Filming


• Scouting Assistance
• Digital Location Library
• Crew, Services Listings
• Accommodations Referrals
• Experienced Film Commissioner
• Permit Contacts
• Free Help Saving Time/Money
• Updated website: FilmMonterey.org
• 24/7 Phone Access
• Free Office Production Center

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Quick Facts

• Monterey Airport with LAX flights
• San Jose International Airport one hour drive north
• San Francisco two hours drive north
• Six-hour drive to Los Angeles
• More than 2-million acres and 1,200 miles of county roads
• Home of Clint Eastwood


Film: More than 200 movies and many indies—
I Melt With You, Carmel-by-the-Sea, Big Sur, Bandits,
Basic Instinct, Star Trek IV, East of Eden, Play Misty
for Me, A Summer Place, Turner & Hooch.
See movie map at www.FilmMonterey.org
TV: National Geographic, Discovery and Travel
Channels, international BBC and travelogues,
German TV, music videos, NBC
Commercials: Cars including GMC, Lexus, Toyota,
Honda, Jaguar, Volvo, Cadillac, Ford. Mastercard,
UPS, California Tourism

Stills, ads and fashion shoots for Uggs, Chico’s,
Calvin Klein, Appleseeds, Nautica