Welcome to Nebraska

Welcome to Nebraska USA. We’re happy to collaborate with you. This site is about on-location film production and commercial photography.*

Screen Shot 2015-09-01 at 6.29.05 AMWe invite you to be surprised by the diversity of Locations, availability of Crew, access to Equipment, and ample Amenities to support your project.th_Magnolia shoot 2009 TRD CRPD IMG_0377 copy 2 Version 2 WMNEL

Omaha is the your best choice to fly in to and base from…

… but if your project is elsewhere in the State we can happily help there too.Filming BTS Nebraska Plainview Jamie Vesay LBLD WM IMG_3205

Wander around the website. Try Search. Ask about anything. If your project is greenlit – reach out ASAP for honest answers. VesaysRep@gmail.com

WELCOME and thank you for visiting.

This site is curated by Jamie Vesay, experienced Locations Scout/Manager and Creative Producer. He is an industry veteran. He gets it.

* Information here is about budgeted on-location production (professional filmmaking and commercial photography) and processes inherent to legitimate projects. These processes encourage industry standards such as permission to shoot on property, location fees, insurance, safety protocol, codes of ethics, and legal and proper logistics. 

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Movies Shot in Nebraska

Nebraska Filmed Movies. Most recent studio features and budgeted films. Updated 3/2019.

DOWNSIZING  Partially shot in Omaha 2016. Locations were 80% exteriors and establishing shots.

                       Downsizing filming in Omaha April 2016

The remainder of the movie was shot in Los Angeles, Canada and Norway.

The movie NEBRASKA was shot in 2012, mostly in northeast Nebraska near Norfolk and numerous locations near there. Filming was also done partly in Lincoln – and Montana, South Dakota, and Wyoming.   Plainview, Nebraska was the hero small town of Hawthorne. The film was critically acclaimed and received multiple award nominations.


The Aviation Cocktail  Shot in 2011 near Valentine (north central Nebraska).  Set in the 1950’s, a good look at the land in the Sandhills.

Up in the Air  Partially shot in 2009.  Locations included the Old Market in Omaha and the Omaha airport.  Most of the footage shot in Omaha was unfortunately deleted from the release. The deleted scenes from Omaha, that includes George Clooney jogging in the Old Market, and an Old Market loft, and at the airport – are on the DVD.

Lovely, Still  2008   Shot in Omaha.

To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar  1995  Shot in Loma, Hooper, Lincoln, and Omaha.

And if you want to know more about others shot here over the years, click this link to see Movies & other stuff shot in Nebraska over the years.