True BR: Making movies in Hollywood South

May 20, 2014

Within the last decade, Louisiana has become a destination for those looking to produce quality films. Film production has moved from being a novelty in Baton Rouge to an industry that makes the region unique. In fact, blockbuster films like “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1” and “Part 2,” “Oblivion,” “Battle: Los Angeles” and “Battleship” have all been filmed in Baton Rouge at Celtic Studios. In this video, Patrick Mulhearn, the executive director of Celtic Studios, gives an insider's perspective of Baton Rouge's growing new industry.

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