January 28, 2022

Contact: Jon Sepp, Las Cruces Film Liaison 575-805-3456

Two feature films will begin production in Las Cruces and Doña Ana County on January 31st, 2022. Film Las Cruces is pleased to share this news with the community, but is unable to provide many details about either production until there is an official announcement from the New Mexico Film Office. These two film productions will begin on January 31st and continue through the week of February 21st.

In an effort to keep the community of Las Cruces and Doña Ana County informed of this exciting news and potential impacts, we have outlined below what citizens in our area might encounter. If you find that you or your business are impacted by these filming activities, please call Film Las Cruces at 575-805-3456.

Tuesday, February 1st (EST. 6pm to 5am) 

  • Thorpe Rd. Dona Ana, NM 88032
  • Fake Gun Fire

Tuesday & Wednesday, February 1st & 2nd

  • Downtown Las Cruces
  • Impacts to public parking lots and on street parking

Thursday, February  3rd (10am – 11:30pm)

  • Downtown Las Cruces
  • Traffic control along N Church St. between E Las Cruces Ave. and E Hadley St.
  • Impacts to public parking lots and on street parking

Friday, February 4th (EST. 7am to 5pm) 

  • Providence Road, Las Cruces NM
  • Staged crime scene

Friday February 4th to Saturday Feb 5th (12 pm to 5 am)

  • Bicycle/Walking path between Telshor and Triviz
  • May impact pedestrians access to path at the I25 underpass

Sunday, February 6th (EST. 6pm to 5am) 

  • Thorpe Rd. Dona Ana, NM 88032
  • Fake Gun Fire

Tuesday, February 8th (EST. 6pm to 1 am) 

  • NMSU Campus
  • Traffic control along Arrowhead Rd.

Tuesday, February 15th (EST. 6pm to 5am) 

  • Calle De Ninos, Las Cruces, NM
  • Fake Gun Fire

To stay up to date on cast and crew opportunities, be sure to follow us on Facebook and periodically view our website. If you would like to be among the first to hear about casting calls in our area, please sign up to be added to our casting call email blasts here.

To those interested in working on the crew of a film production, but do not know where to start, Film Las Cruces will be hosting an online workshop where the Membership Coordinator for New Mexico’s largest film technicians union, IATSE Local 480, will be in attendance to discuss the various pathways to membership and answer any questions from prospective crew members. For more information please email us at info@filmlascruces.com. This online workshop will be held on February 8th, 2022 from 6pm to 8pm. 

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