Who We are...
Film Emporium is a full service insurance brokerage specializing in Entertainment, Production & Event Insurance with over 20 years of experience. We have cost effective insurance programs for all budget sizes: low and high budget films. Student & low budget filmmakers enjoy the same dedicated attention as established film production companies. We make sure when you call us for cheap production insurance you do not get cheap service but an affordable policy to suit your needs. Cost effective insurance solutions allow you to work within your budget. Whether you need Commercial General Liability coverage of $1M to get a shooting permit, need to cover your rented equipment replacement value, renting props, sets, jewelry, a picture car or wardrobe; workers compensation for cast & crew, or name your location as additional insured and/or loss payee we will advise you on a fitting policy for your budget. Short term insurance policy or annual coverage shooting in the US or worldwide, get the same dedicated attention. Insurance is provided for music videos, documentaries, low budget indie features, webisodes, TV, etc. We will advise you how to best insure projects with complex production insurance needs such as hazardous activities like a stunt, pyro, fight scene, animals, aerial or water photography. Done with production and need Errors and Omissions (E&O) as your movie is being distributed? We will continue working with you. Check out a partial list of film production insurance credits on IMDB.
Many filming locations require you
present them with a certificate of insurance .
We can help!
. We can help!
Our team of insurance brokers are well versed in last
minute requests, in most cases same day policies are available!
Our team of insurance brokers are well versed in last minute requests, in most cases same day policies are available!
In addition to production and entertainment
insurance, we handle general risks in all industries.
Directors & Officers, Professional Liability, Business Owner
Policies, Errors & Omissions, and Cyber Liability are only a
few of our specialty areas.
Short term & Annual Special Event policies for concerts, plays, trade shows, weddings, etc.
Our extensive list of
A-rated insurance carriers allow you to select the best
fitting programs at the most competitive premiums. Trust
an independent broker that has written more than $900 Million
in general liability coverage in the past year. Let us
handle your insurance needs so you can be “On Time and Under
"Laird Criner and his team at Film Emporium have provided film production insurance on several projects that I have produced. He has made himself available on short deadlines and answered all my insurance questions with clarity and patience. I have recommended him to many colleges and look forward to working with him and his team on my next project. " - Karlina (Producer)