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Something For Everyone

Filming In The Catskills

Your Premier Filming Destination in New York

Breathtaking Views

Mountain vistas. Winding rivers. Over 100 lakes. Our natural resources offer powerful backdrops for your lens.

Films in Sullivan

Transamerica, Camp, Billions, and The White House Plumbers are just some of the big productions filmed here. Discover more on Filmed in Sullivan.

Video & Film Making

We’ve already done all the leg work for you—pre-production, production, and post-production services are readily available in the Catskills.

Events & Awards

The Catskills region is home to many film festivals, highlighting everything from indie productions to short films.

Theaters & Cinema

A 1940’s art deco movie theater; a brand new state of the art theater; and a former firehouse turned multi-use theater make up the fabric of our live viewing options.


Check out the regional production guide. Our unique relationships with vendors and local officials makes the red tape you’re used to disappear.

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In 2016 New York State enacted the Empire State Film Production Tax Credit Program with an additional 10% film tax credit for upstate counties. 

Sure, we’re known for Dirty Dancing. But while that was actually filmed in Virginia, we’re home to many films, shorts, TV, and commercial shoots paying homage to our iconic landscape.

Roll tape with no red tape. Filming in the Sullivan Catskills is easy. The New York State Film Tax Credit Program offers generous tax credits for production and post-production so you can get started today.

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Exploring Historic & Scenic Landscapes of Catskills For Your Next Film!

The Sullivan Catskills is known for its historic relevance as the Borscht Belt, named for the famed summer resorts and hotels where the greats such as Jerry Lewis performed. Noted as a haven for artists, musicians, and writers, today the region is bursting with natural landscapes, charming small towns, and unique features.

News & Highlights