Why Shoot in Mono County?

Welcome to film-friendly Mono County in California’s Eastern Sierra. Famous for stunning and dramatic alpine landscapes, Mono County offers incredible backdrops and friendly, knowledgeable service. Whether you’re shooting a feature film, car commercial, music video, indie or television episode or documentary, Mono County welcomes your production.

Located about 5 hours north by car from Los Angeles or 6 hours east from San Francisco, you are just a short distance from genuine jaw-dropping beauty. Don’t want to load the bus up and drive? Fly directly to Mammoth Yosemite Airport (MMH) Eastern Sierra Regional Airport in Bishop (BIH), just 45 minutes south of Mammoth Lakes. For information on air service and travel information, please click here.

The Golden State offers a tax credit program for film and television productions. For more information, please visit the California Film Commission at www.film.ca.gov/incentives.htm.

Learn more about Mono County and browse our gallery of location photos.

Please contact the Film Commission office directly with questions. We look forward to having you film your next project here in Mono County and California’s film-friendly Eastern Sierra!

Liz Grans

Mono County Film Commissioner
Proud member of Film Liasions of California Statewide (FLICS)
(760) 924-1738