film tourism experts

Here at Film Travelers, we are experts in film tourism and we love what we do -- increase tourism by promoting the filming locations of popular movies and TV series.

Today 1 in 5 travelers pick a destination to visit because they saw it in their favorite movie or TV show -- Game of Thrones tourism has brought a half a billion dollars to Northern Ireland, the Harry Potter studio tour is the UK's number one attraction, more popular than Buckingham Palace.  Shows like The Walking Dead and the Marvel movie franchise productions and other films helped bring $9.5 billion dollars to the state of Georgia by 2018.

So how can  you get in on this? You've come to the right place! Here's a list of our services. Contact us for a free consultation. 


  • Promotional campaigns

  • Strategic plans

  • Panelists, Speakers and Experts 

  • Community partnerships and Coalition building

  • Film production pitches and partnerships

  • Themed events and retreats

Film Tourism Consulting Services for B2B

Group & Corporate Travel


  • Customized filming location itineraries and interactive maps

  • Tour scouting and booking

  • Corporate Retreats 

  • Themed Events and Travel experiences

Leisure travelers! Visit our magazine,  Film Traveler, and our Blog for great travel articles  and resources.

Sarah Mason

Film Tourism Consultant

Seeing the excitement on a person's face when they experience the real-life filming locations of their favorite movies or TV shows is transformative. My great passion is to bring those magical moments to travelers and help communities all over the world boost travel to their destinations by leveraging the power of film tourism.


Over the course of my 20 year career, I have built promotional campaigns for top brands like Canon, Sony, Apple, Adobe, HP, Microsoft, and Samsung.  I have produced Red Carpet premieres, film festivals, award shows, trade shows and conventions, corporate events, experiential VR and AR installations. I am a featured panelist at conventions and a guest lecturer at The American Film Institute (AFI) and Boston University, speaking on the impact of film tourism and digital storytelling.

A Certified Travel specialist, part of the Travel Leaders Network, I work with communities around the world helping attract productions to their destinations and promoting filming locations of popular movies and television series. I also consult with production companies as a Tax Incentive Scout, helping vet the best incentive programs for their productions that also fit their location needs.


My film tourism projects include the Louisiana Film Trail for the state of Louisiana, Mapping Harry Potter UK for VisitBritain,The Walking Dead walking tours for the city of Senoia, Georgia and Salem Haunted Happenings Hocus Pocus campaign and It's Alive! for the city of Salem, Massachusetts and the Peabody Essex Museum.

I hold a B.S. in Broadcasting and Film Production from Boston University. In 2017 I became a Certified Travel Specialist and a member of Travel Quest and Travel Leaders Network.

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