The Bradenton Area Film Commission can assist with your shoots in Anna Maria, Bradenton, Bradenton Beach, Cortez, Ellenton, Holmes Beach, Lakewood Ranch, North Longboat Key, Myakka City, Palmetto - any location within Manatee County.

Some of our unique features include the Bishop Planetarium, Cortez Fishing Village, Gamble Plantation, LECOM Park, the Powel Crosley Estate, Florida Railroad Museum and our pristine beaches. The Bradenton Area offers 20 miles of breathtaking beaches, agricultural fields and farms, world-class sporting facilities and golf courses, an array of gorgeous waterways and islands, a brightly-colored artists’ community of galleries and restaurants, quaint downtown streetscapes and a wide range of residential areas from vintage bungalow-lined streets to exclusive Stepford-esque gated communities as movie locations to choose from.

*Certified Film Commission through Association Film Commissioner International. (

*Film Incentives.

Contact our Film Commission:

Sean Walter, Film Commissioner
941-729-9177 x3951

Aimee Blenker, Film Marketing Executive
941-729-9177 x3960

Monica Luff, Permit Coordinator
941-729-9177 x3944

The Bradenton Area Film Commission is a member of Film Florida and the Association of Film Commissioners International.