As seen on screen.

Look out for the white film trucks – and celebrities – cruising through Coquitlam. The cameras are rolling and some of Hollywood’s top actors have been spending time in the city.

Looking for more information on the British Columbia Film Industry? Visit Creative BC for details on the sectors, services, programs and filming in your community.

Filming in the City of Coquitlam: Phase 3 of BC’s Restart Plan        

Motion picture and television production will begin filming again with the Province of BC’s June 24, 2020, announcement of Phase 3 of BC’s Restart Plan.  Film production companies are required to have a COVID-19 Safety Plan that meets WorkSafeBC motion picture industry protocols and the Provincial Health Office orders.  The City of Coquitlam requires a COVID-19 WorkSafeBC Safety Plan while filming on civic property. Some locations may require additional signage. Please contact for more information.


Creative BC’s Provincial Film Commission’s COVID-19 Restart Tools for a safe return to motion picture production in British Columbia.

Filming in residential areas: Film crews are a common sight in communities around British Columbia. To learn more about what to expect when filming occurs in your neighbourhood, the Provincial Film Commission has developed a toolkit for homeowners, tenants, and neighbours. Click here for more information.