Hollywood in the 209

Central Valley’s diverse landscapes entice film makers By Jeff Benziger Despite Central California‚Äôs 300-mile reach from Hollywood, stellar filming locations in Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Tuolumne, Merced and Calaveras counties have, for over a century, drawn a myriad of movie producers to the 209. Since the advent of motion pictures, producers have brought cameras, crews and … Continue reading Hollywood in the 209