Films & Commercials
Durham has been the location or subject for nearly two dozen major movies and scores of other television and advertising productions. Durham offers a variety of terrain, period and futuristic looks, urban and small town backgrounds, local crew and warehouse/office space, and local government that supports and encourages filming.
Watching movies that were shot in Durham (there have been quite a few) is always fun. Not only are many of these films well-done and enjoyable... See more...
- Triangle Regional Film Commission
Represents the 13 county Research Triangle Region including Durham to members of the film and television production industry.
- Location Photo Library
Pictures and brief information on potential film/commercial sites.
- Directory of Film Services
Catering, accomodations, equipment, transportation and production resources.
- Durham Film History
A history of films and commercials shot in Durham.
- Filming in Durham
Incentives, permits, street & highway usage, labor requirements.
- Durham Facts
Quick facts about Durham.
Getting here and getting around in Durham.
- North Carolina Film Office
Statewide incentive and location information; film directory.
Durham works collectively with the Triangle Regional Film Commission to attract and service films. If you are interested in filming a movie or commercial in Durham, or anywhere in the Research Triangle Region, contact the Triangle Regional Film Commission by calling (919) 682-2222 or emailing [email protected]