Filming in Roswell

New Mexico Film Office Partnership


Johnnie Lujan serves as the liaison to the New Mexico Film Office (NMFO) to work with filmmakers to coordinate locations, site selections, casting calls, equipment, permitting and promote Roswell tourism assets. To view the City of Roswell's filming procedures and to fill out a filming permit click here.

All Endorsed NM Film Office Liaisons follow a State Code of Conduct and work diligently to provide the following to the NMFO:

  • Core services to the film industry and NMFO (without a fee) which include:
    • Making suggestions for appropriate location choices
    • Gaining permission to scout, and preliminary permission to shoot locations
    • Providing location photos
    • Arranging site visits, including transportation, hotels, meals.  making referrals to appropriate businesses e.g. hotels, office spaces, vendors, etc.
    • Functioning as the liaison between community and company including familiarity with and/or coordination of required permits for filming activities
    • Liaison with local government officials, e.g. parks department, parking, fire, police, etc
  • All inquiries regarding the incentives available through the State of New Mexico;
  • All media inquiries which will be coordinated and approved by NMFO Director to keep with industry standards regarding client confidentiality; and data and statistics including number of local hires, number of production days, and expenditures made within the state, from small productions and commercials shooting in the Liaison’s jurisdiction. For more information about the NMFO or the State Liaison Network visit their website

Contact Us

Johnnie Lujan

Multimedia Producer | Videographer | Film Liaison

j.lujan@roswell-nm.gov

Office: (575) 637-6245