Film Industry

Locations, Locations, Locations

• Historic Buildings And Downtowns
• Bayou Scenes
• Coastal Marshland Scenes
• Wetlands Scenes
• Numerous Plantation Homes
• Historic And Above Ground Cemeteries
• Large Variety Of Bridges (Old & New)
• Sugar Cane Fields
• Suburban Neighborhoods (Old & New)

The Houma area offers a wide variety of economical accommodations, including major chain hotels and unique bed and breakfasts. Assistance in securing accommodations by film commission professionals is available and recommended. Also, private housing arrangments for V.I.P.s is set up confidentially through the film commission.

The Houma metro area offers a range of services to meet the needs of film crews, including offices, supplies, labor, security, photography, artists, stylists, florists, antique stores, catering, professional musicians, massage therapists, spas, production assistance, costume shops and medical services.

Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans is located 45 minutes from Houma. The Houma-Terrebonne Airport can also be used for private jets and helicopters.

The average temperature during January and February can range from a low of 50 degrees to a high of 70. During the months of March, April, October and November, rain can be almost nonexistent and temperatures are in the mid-70s. May through September, the average temperature is 81.3 degrees. The annual average is 68 degrees. The area has a tropical climate.

Bayou Country Film Credits:

The Best of Me
Lee Daniels' The Butler
12 Years a Slave
Beasts of the Southern Wild
The Exile
Hurricane on the Bayou (IMAX)
All the King's Men
Crazy in Alabama
First Love, Last Rites
The Apostle
Three on a Match
Terror in the Swamp

Television Credits:

Swamp People
Travel Channel
Food Network
Animal Planet
The Thirsty Traveler
America's Heartland

Dillon Hughes, Visitors Services & Social Media Manager
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