Shoot Your Next Film in Paradise
What makes the USVI such a great place for filming
The U.S. Virgin Islands offers many advantages for film production companies and has been a location for many award-winning films including The Shawshank Redemption and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
The USVI offers the beauty, comfortable weather, and vibrant culture of the Caribbean without leaving the United States.
No passport needed
Water temperatures in the 70s year round
Three main islands to film on, each with their own unique aesthetic
Smaller out islands, many uninhabited
Incredible sunrises, sunsets, and ocean views
English is the official language
Film Industry Friendly:
Both the government and the private citizens of the USVI are very friendly towards to the film industry
The dollar is the official currency
The Film Commission:
The U.S. Virgin Islands Film Promotion Office is the film commission of the USVI
It is the oldest film commission in the Caribbean and one of the founders of the Association of Film Commissioners International
They offer many services including, but not limited to:
- Location scouting and planning
- Coordinating with the local government for permits
- Insider knowledge of local community including private locations
For more information about filming in the USVI visit http://www.filmusvi.com.