Other Applications

Georgia Southern / Armstrong University

Georgia Southern University (and the Armstrong campus) offers a wide variety of locations for feature films, documentaries, student films, commercial photo shoots and other creative projects. The University’s campuses are considered by many to be among the most scenic and beautiful college campuses in the country. Comprised of educational and recreational facilities in Statesboro, Savannah and Hinesville, Georgia, the University is home to more than 27,000 students. For location fees and other information, please visit our website. For assistance with location requests, please contact the Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing.

For Statesboro and Liberty Campuses contact:
Melanie Simón
912-344-2904
msimon@georgiasouthern.edu

For the Armstrong Campus contact:
Amanda Heinz
912-344-2720
aheinz@georgiasouthern.edu

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Application


Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

For Film Permits that involve the beach and the State of Georgia’s Shore Protection Act Jurisdiction, please contact Deborah Barrierio.  Please note, there is a mandatory 15 day notification period after the DNR approves your request.

Deborah Barreiro
Coastal Permit Coordinator
The State of Georgia’s Department of Natural Resources
912.266.3695
Deb.Barreiro@dnr.ga.gov

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Fort Pulaski National Monument

A Special Use Permit is required to conduct special events and activities at Fort Pulaski National Monument, such as commercial filming, photography, and Boy Scout & Girl Scout camping.

Certain special events are permitted on park grounds and inside the fort. However, no activity can interfere with the daily operation of the park or with the visiting public. No part of the fort or park grounds will be closed or reserved for such events.

All student permit applications must be accompanied by a description of the requisite project from the professor and the signed student confirmation form below.

Please fill out and return the required form to Fort Pulaski National Monument. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Special Use Permit Coordinator:

Ron Calhoun
Special Permits Coordinator
(912) 777-2736

Website
Application For Special Use Permit
Application For Commercial Filming and Photography
Student Permit


Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT)

Right-of-Way Permits for Movie & TV Production
A permit is required for all requested use of the right-of-way for film purposes. Permits are issued by District Traffic Operations section. If locations requested are in multiple Districts, a separate Permit must be issued for each District.

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Policy
Contact Directory


Green Production Guide

A Project of the Producers Guild of America
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Effingham County Camera Ready Liaison

Brad Carr
Executive Director
Effingham County Chamber of Commerce
912-754-3301
bradcarr@effinghamcounty.com


Liberty County Film Guidelines

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Savannah-Chatham County Public School System

Thank you for your interest in utilizing the Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools facilities. In accordance with Board Policy EBH and EBH-R, the District encourages organizations considered educational, youth programs, civic/community service organizations, and private/for-profit companies to utilize the facilities.  Please visit our website to submit a facility rental request.

Use of Facilities Application

For general questions or comments about using a District facility please contact the Facilities Management Department at (912) 395-3000 or email us at facilities@sccpss.com


Savannah Hilton Head International Airport

All commercial filming, non-profit and student filming, videography, and commercial photography requests must be reviewed and approved by the Savannah Airport Commission. The permitting process requires a minimum of two weeks.

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Permit Application 

Certificate of Insurance should address Savannah Airport Commission as the loss payee.


Skidaway Island State Park

Applications can be submitted electronically to sam.cox@dnr.ga.gov  or can be submitted in person at the Skidaway Island State Park main office, located inside the park.

Website
Film Request Application
Rules for Filming


Wormsloe State Historic Site

Gretchen Greminger
Site Manager, Wormsloe State Historic Site
Gretchen.greminger@dnr.ga.gov
912-353-3023

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Application