Top Ten Reasons to Film in Park City and Summit County

Let the Park City Film Commission help make your next project a success.  As with any bustling town, some areas are easier to film in than others.  Let us help you determine the best location for your next project, connect you with the correct permitting agencies and guide you through a seamless experience.

  1. Breathtaking Scenery: Set against the stunning backdrop of the Rocky Mountains, Park City and Summit County offer diverse landscapes, from snow-capped peaks to picturesque valleys, providing a visually captivating canvas for your film.
  2. All-Season Filming: Experience the beauty of four distinct seasons, each offering a unique and cinematic atmosphere. Whether it's the snow-covered charm of winter or the vibrant colors of autumn, Park City provides a versatile and ever-changing setting.
  3. Sundance Film Festival Heritage: As the hometown of the renowned Sundance Film Festival, Park City is infused with a rich cinematic legacy. Immerse your project in an environment that celebrates creativity and storytelling year-round.
  4. Film-friendly Infrastructure and state of the art Film Studio: Benefit from state-of-the-art facilities, experienced crews, and a well-established network of industry professionals. Park City and Summit County offer the logistical support needed for a seamless and successful production.
  5. Historic Charm: Capture the character of historic Park City and Summit County with its charming Main Streets including underrated locations in Coalville, Kamas, Francis, Henefer and Oakley, providing a versatile backdrop for period pieces, dramas, and unique storytelling.
  6. Community Support: Engage with a welcoming community of artists, filmmakers, and locals who appreciate and support the film industry. Experience a collaborative and friendly environment throughout your production.
  7. Outdoor Adventure Opportunities: Take advantage of the abundance of outdoor activities, adding dynamic elements to your film. Whether it's a thrilling action sequence or a serene moment in nature, Park City provides endless possibilities.
  8. Proximity to Salt Lake City: Enjoy the convenience of being close to Salt Lake City International Airport, streamlining travel for cast, crew, and equipment.
  9. Film-Friendly Permits: Navigate the permitting process with ease, thanks to a pragmatic local government that understands the unique needs of filmmakers and supports the creative process.
  10. Cultural Richness: Immerse your production in a community that values arts and culture. Explore art galleries, music festivals, and a vibrant cultural scene that enhances the overall experience of filming in Park City and Summit County.

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