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Douglas Lueck, Film Commissioner

643 China Lake Boulevard
Suite C
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Phone: (800) 847.4830
or (760) 375.8202
Fax: (760) 375.9850

racvb@filmdeserts.com
www.filmdeserts.com

Locations

• Trona Pinnacles
• Unobstructed Desert
• Rock Formations
• Dry Lakebeds
• Ghost Towns
• Asphalt Roads
• Dirt Roads

• Small Towns
• OHV Deserts
• Three Airports
• Mining Sites
• Desert Cemeteries
• Sand Dunes
• Desolate Railroad Terrain
• Middle East Match Locations


Services

• Online Permitting
• Location Library
• Production Library
• Scouting Assistance
• 24/7 Response
• Temporary Office Space
8 No Permit Fees for Ridgecrest/Kern County
• Pre-Approved BLM Land

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Quick Facts

• Only 2.5 hours northeast of Los Angeles.
• Ridgecrest Regional Film Commission covers 10,000 square miles of locations.
• Offers 322 sunny days, the most in the United States.
• Dozens of unobstructed 360 degree desert location.
• A full service city with 960 rooms “in the middle of nowhere.”

Credits

TV: ER, MythBusters, Lost In Space, Biker Build-Off, MMPR, BBC
Film: Iron Man, Just Add Water, Planet of the Apes, Hildalgo, Holes, Star Trek V, Jurassic Park, Dinosaur
Commercials: over 1,000