MUMC Members who were at our September 5 Members Meeting heard about plans for filming a new HBO cable series (working title “Looking”) in several parts of San Francisco, including The Castro this fall. Filming begins in our area this week:
Tuesday, September 17 from 8:00am thru 3:00pm, inside Eros at 2051 Market. Equipment trucks may arrive as early as 10:00pm on Monday 9/16. To accommodate the project, “No Parking” will be posted on Market and 14th Streets between Church and Dolores, and the intersection of 14th and Church Streets. Equipment trailers also will be parked on Hermann between Buchanan and Webster Streets.
Wednesday, September 18, from 11:00am thru 10:00pm inside The Cafe at 2369 Market. “No Parking” will be posted for spaces in front of and adjacent to The Cafe, on the south side of Market between Castro and Noe Streets. See also overlapping activity in the 400 Block of Castro Street, below.
Wednesday, September 18, from 12 noon thru 9:00pm (filming 5:00pm to 9:00pm) in the 400 block of Castro between Market-18th Streets) around Cafe Mystique (464 Castro). See also overlapping activity, above and below.
Wednesday, September 18, from 12:00 noon thru 9:00pm in certain areas on Noe Street between 14th-Market Streets and Duboce Avenue, to park equipment trucks and as an operations base for the day. See also overlapping activity in the 2300 block of Market Street and 400 block of Castro, above.
We understand that the Producers have distributed information flyers about this work to residents and business in the affected areas. All work is coordinated and permitted with the San Francisco Film Commission (415/554-6241) and S.F. Police Department (415/553-7942). If you have questions about the work, contact the Production Company’s Asst. Locations Manager, Heather McLean at 650/704-7624 or the Company’s Locations Office at 415/241-9031.