Making Connections

The Essex Film Office supports and is supported by its partners Filming in England and Visit Essex, to support productions in sourcing crew, facilities and accommodation in Essex.  

Using the links below you can access a searchable database to source crew, facilities, and accommodation as well as other Film and TV related support services and suppliers.  

You can register on the Essex Film Office database of Crew and Facilities by contacting us film@essex.gov.uk  

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Crew and Facilities

The Filming in England crew directory is a usual resource for productions looking to hire regional crew from all skills and backgrounds. Filming in England connects productions with crew from across the English regions and offers a bespoke Crewing Service across all production classifications and genres. If you are a production looking for available crew, or are crew looking for work, you can search the database using the link below.  

Suppliers

The supply chain for the film and TV sector is the power behind getting film and TV projects to happen and stimulates economic growth in local economies.  

Filming in England hold a Supplier/Company directory. With 1000+ listings detailing Film and TV supply chains, the database lists businesses ranging from catering, to car hire and from portaloos to prop houses. 

If you are a business or supplier looking to connect with industry, use the link below to register with the Filming in England database.   

Overnight Accommodation

Looking for accommodation and facilities to support your crew or production?

The incredible choice of things to do and see in Essex is matched by the incredible choices of places to stay. So, whether you are wandering through idyllic countryside, being thrilled by magical seafront rides or mesmerised by a night on the town – you can be reassured you’ll find the perfect spot for you and your crew to lay your head down.

Using the link below, you can access the comprehensive list of accommodations and great places to eat in the county.

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