About Us

Helping * Producers * Location Scouts * Directors * Agencies * Discover Great North American Locations

At Destination Film Guide we’re all about helping you get off the beaten path and discover incredible film locations that can set the tone for your next production. Maybe you’re searching for a cityscape to mimic that of New York City or Los Angeles or a rural hideaway to capture small town America – or anything in between. North America has a wealth of destinations that welcome filmmakers and production crews with friendly hospitality, generous tax incentives and inspiring backdrops.

You may be wondering where to start when it comes to seeking out new production locations, and that’s where Destination Film Guide comes in. We’ve compiled this information in an easy-to-use format along with information to stay up-to-date in this industry.

In Print & Digital

Destination Film Guide is an annual print magazine featuring pertinent industry news, profiles of stunning film locations across North America, insider advice from professional location scouts and state-by-state rundowns of tax incentive programs. The magazine is also available as a free digital download so you can conveniently access it on the go.

The bi-weekly InSite newsletter from Destination Film Guide keeps readers up to date on the latest happenings so that you don’t miss a beat, with the freshest content delivered right to your inbox

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Top Location Picks

We showcase inspiring film destinations across North America and help you connect directly with local film commissions to get started.

Film Incentives

Learn more about ways to maximize savings on your next production while discovering inspiring film locations across North America and the Caribbean.

Features & Interviews

Our interview series introduces viewers to independent producers, directors, location scouts, studio executives and North American film commissions.

Who's Shooting Where?

Stay in-the-know on developments from North American film locations, learn about new production incentives and discover updated best practices.

Write for Destination Film Guide

Are you a film industry professional with expertise in location scouting, film production destinations or industry best practices? We are currently looking for writers to contribute to Destination Film Guide in both digital and print. For more information, please contact jeff@ptmgroups.com.

Contact Us

Interested in advertising with Destination Film Guide? We have a great team on board ready to help showcase the best of what your location has to offer with a variety of package options across print and digital.