Back on the Beat: Tokyo Vice

Loosely inspired by American journalist Jake Adelstein’s firsthand account of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police beat, Season 2 of the HBO/Max series Tokyo Vice continues to follow reporter Adelstein and his relationship with detective Hiroto Katagiri as they delve into Tokyo’s dangerous underworld. ...

Compass Spring 2024

  CLICK TO VIEW ISSUE “Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.” –STEVE MARABOLI t’s spring, a time ...

Viva España!

This past October, Feria de Valladolid, in conjunction with the Valladolid Film Commission and Spain Film Commission, upped their game with the expanded 3rd Annual Shooting Locations Marketplace (SLM), sponsored by the Junta de Castilla y León and Valladolid City Council. ...

LMGI Winter Solstice Party

In Los Angeles, All Seasons Brewing Company on La Brea was the site of an event celebrating the winter solstice on December 21, 2023. The event was hosted by LM...

PROFilm Days/Croatia

In September 2023, the Zagreb Film Office invited LMGI President John Rakich (Toronto), members Benjamin Hendriks (Netherlands) and Emma Jane “EJ” Richards (United Kingdom) to participate in a seven-day nationwide tour of Croatia’s most film-friendly locations, followed by a panel discussion at the fifth PROFilm Days Symposium in Croatia’s capital city, Zagreb. ...

Awards Submissions Close May 6

Online Submissions for the 11th Annual LMGI Awards close May 6 at 11:59 PM PDT. Ceremony to be held on August 24, 2024....

Join us! LOCATIONS BEHIND THE OSCARS

Locations Behind the Oscars Join us for our annual chat with many of the Location Professionals from the Oscar nominated titles of 2024!   *This eve...

LMGI members explore the Baltic States

This past August, LMGI members toured Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia. LMGI member Jonas Spokas, head of the production service company Baltic Locations, organized the trip with the Director of the Vilnius Film Office, Jurate Pazikaite. ...

Killers of the Flower Moon

SLM Mike Fantasia and team help peel back the layers of time to recount a murderous chapter in Oklahoma history in director Martin Scorsese’s film...

Barbie: Between Two Worlds

SLM Robin Citrin and team paint the town pink  for director Greta Gerwig’s take on the quintessential California girl...

Compass Winter 2024

  WINTER 2024 “The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.”  –RICHARD BACH “It ...