California's Film Industry Production Services Directories

A sampling of production services directories are listed here for your convenience. These production guides are not endorsed or published by the State of California. You may purchase copies of these directories directly from the publishers listed or visit a regional public library that may have a large collection of film industry related materials.

ACME: Your Inside Connection
Where Hollywood Insiders Shop
Website: http://www.theacme.com/incEngine/

BACK STAGE: The Actor's Resource
Actor and performer resources.
Website: http://www.backstage.com/bso/index.jsp

CALL SHEET
Actor, Agent and Casting Director resource.
Website: http://www.backstage.com/bso/production-listings/index.jsp

CREATIVE INDUSTRY HANDBOOK
Production services, crew resumes, production companies, and advertisements.
Website: http://www.creativehandbook.com/

DEBBIES BOOK
Art direction resources guide for set decoration, prop houses, and wardrobe.
Website: http://www.debbiesbook.com/

ENCORE
Production resources for Orange and San Diego Counties.
Website: http://www.encoredirectory.com/

ENTERTAINMENT PARTNERS PAYMASTER
Entertainment industry standard contract and labor rates guide.
Website:http://www.entertainmentpartners.com/Content/Products/Paymaster.aspx

ERC Film Registry
Entertainment Resource Center, Inc.
Searchable directory of film production companies and crew. Free Listings.
Website: http://cafilm.ercregistry.com/

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
Industry trade publication with news items and production charts.
Website: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/hr/index.jsp

INTERNET MOVIE DATABASE
Production titles, crew, and location credits including film reviews.
Website: http://www.imdb.com/

LA411 PRODUCTION RESOURCE DIRECTORY
Metropolitan Los Angeles production support services and commercial production companies.
Website: http://www.la411.com/

PRODZOO
California Production Directory and Crew Lists
Website: http://www.prodzoo.com/

SAN DIEGO FILM COMMISSION FILM AND VIDEO RESOURCE GUIDE
Metropolitan San Diego film production resources.
Website: http://www.sdfilm.com/Resource-Guide_62f17564788dfd322.html

SHOWBIZ LABOR GUIDE
Industry labor rates.
Website: http://www.entertainmentpublishers.com/

TRANSOURCE
Studio transportation resource directory.
818.783.1070
Website: http://www.transourcedirectory.com/

VARIETY
Industry trade publication with news items and production charts.
Website: http://www.variety.com/

WORKBOOK / CALIFORNIA
Advertising, photography, and graphic arts.
Website: http://www.workbook.com/

WORKING ACTORS GUIDE
Resource for performers and entertainment professionals.
Website: http://www.workingactors.com/

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

GOLD COUNTRY FILM DIRECTORY
Production support services and crew in Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer and surrounding counties.
Website: http://www.discovergold.org/films/filmdirectory.cfm

THE PROPVILLE DIRECTORY
Production resources and companies.
Website: http://www.propville.com/

THE REEL DIRECTORY
Production resources and companies.
Website: http://www.reeldirectory.com/