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Why Choose The Bahamas?

Why Choose The Bahamas?

What Filmmakers Love About The Bahamas

We invite you to follow in the footsteps of producers and directors who’ve discovered the beauty and unexpected ease of filming in The Bahamas. Whether your project calls for a bustling cityscape, an island estate, or deserted beach, you’ll find it – and so much more - across our 16 unique islands.

Top Reasons
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It’s Easy
To Get To

Get here in a snap, thanks to non-stop or direct flights from many major airports in the U.S. and Canada, including Miami (55 mins), Atlanta (2 hrs), NYC (2.5 hrs), Toronto (3 hrs), and Los Angeles (6 hrs).

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The Beaches
are Beautiful

From Grand Bahama Island’s stunning Gold Rock Beach – where scenes from Pirates of the Caribbean were filmed – to tiny Blow Hole Beach off Exuma, our spectacular beaches stretch mile after beautiful mile.

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Beaches Are Only Part of the Story

Not far from our sun-splashed shores, you’ll find hundreds of visually stunning locations, including historic churches, five-star resorts, underwater sculpture gardens, and modern sports facilities.

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It’s Surprisingly Affordable

We don’t just make it easy, we make it affordable. You won’t pay a fee for a filming permit and the customs fee to import your equipment and gear is just 1% of the cost of your imported equipment, but never more than $750.

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On Location

The Bahamas has set the stage for some of the greatest film franchises in history, including four James Bond films and two starring the fictitious Captain Jack Sparrow! 

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