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Film Opportunities

Barrow County, Georgia is a Georgia Camera Ready Community,

connecting film and TV productions with local expertise and support. Barrow County Economic Development is your point of contact for any TV or film project. Please see Barrow County’s Camera Ready Community page or contact us for assistance with your film needs..

Recent Film News

Hollywood comes to Barrow County. The Historic Courthouse and the Quality Foods (among other places) featured prominently in the HBO limited series The Outsider filmed in 2019. Mob Land, a 2023 action film starring John Travolta, filmed around Winder. Barrow County is an active member of the Camera Ready Georgia program.


About Barrow County

County Seat – Winder

Distance from County Seat to Atlanta – 45 miles

Airport/Distance – 48 miles to Hartsfield-Atlanta Airport - less than 1 mile to Barrow County Airport

Topography – Rolling farmland interspersed with commercial/industrial clusters

Filmography – WSBTV Atlanta, Channel 2: Georgia's Hidden Treasures-Holiday Edition, December 2010 coverage of Town of Bethlehem

Unique Filming Locations

  • City of Staham: Downtown main area consists of antique shops housed in old factories. Old bank remains with old teller windows.
  • Ft. Yargo State Park: Camping, hiking, and fishing on 18,590-acre complex. Has Pioneer Camp site within the City of Winder.
  • Carl House: Beautifully restored antebellum home serves as special events location for weddings, etc. Chef on site for special occasions and
    meal preparation.
  • Golf courses: Four distinctly different golf course locations: Chateau Elan in Braselton, The Georgia Club in Statham, The Chimney's Golf Course in Winder, and Pine Hills Golf Club in Winder.
  • Shackelford Park: Shackelford Park in Auburn has canopy of trees interspersed with nature trails.
  • Old Railroad Depot: Old railroad depot in Winder was restored several years ago complete with railroad train engine housed on the grounds.