San Francisco Film Commission

The San Francisco Film Commission works to develop, recognize and promote film activities in San Francisco. We work to promote the San Francisco Bay Area as a film destination while also working with the local film community to support local projects with significant ties to San Francisco.

Melanie Blum, Commissioner

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Melanie Blum, President of Blum Inc works as a consultant to clients in the film industry. She has developed licensed products for a variety of film and television properties and with her husband founded a national sales and marketing company to distribute those products to the retail and promotional markets. Licenses included the Star Wars series, Raiders of the Lost Ark series, Los Angeles Olympics, M*A*S*H, Snoopy, Muppets and Disney.


She has spearheaded the development of properties in the Presidio of San Francisco for use by the film community. She served as project manager for the 70,000 square foot historic renovation of the San Francisco Film Centre for George Gund III; consulted for Lucasfilm on the 800,000 square foot Letterman Digital Arts Center and with Robert Redford on the Presidio Theatre.


She currently serves as Vice President of the San Francisco Film Centre and is on the board of the San Francisco Film Society.

Need to get in touch with Commissioner Blum?

Mail can be sent to:
San Francisco Film Commission
City Hall, Room 473
San Francisco, CA 94102
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