Filming at Iliad

upallnightLet us help you with your film and video needs!

Whether you’re a location manager looking for a great place to shoot or a set decorator who needs to find that odd prop, we’re happy to help you here at Iliad Bookshop.

We have 5,000 square feet in two large rooms, with a convenient rear entrance that provides easy load-in and space for craft service or generators. We have a spacious restroom for the comfort of your crew, and we’re centrally located in the Valley, only 10 minutes from Hollywood.

Here’s a list of a few of the projects we’ve been involved with:

  • Better Things (FX television series)
  • The Black Room (feature film)
  • Beyond Wonderland (music festival promotional video)
  • Up All Night (NBC television series)
  • Storage Wars (television series)
  • Dear Mr. Watterson (documentary feature film)
  • Yellow Pages (print ad)
  • Windfall (television series)
  • Free Enterprise (feature film)
  • Lethal Weapon 3 (feature film – exterior only)
  • Embrace the Darkness (feature film)
  • Bottom Feeders (feature film)
  • Bang and Whimper (short film)
  • 10/8 (ABC television series)
  • AT&T (commercial)
  • Scientology (commercial)
  • LAX (commercial)
  • SBC (commercial)
  • Emerol (commercial)

Here’s a dance video (“Get Low”) that was shot entirely in the Iliad:


Iliad’s front room redressed for the NBC television series Up All Night

We’ve included plenty of photos here for you to feel free to use for your scouting purposes

Front exterior Front interior Front counter Bathroom Aisle Behind store 2nd Room

We have some high-res photos available on this page.

Or take a virtual tour of our store at Google Maps (note: this dates from 2009 – the store’s changed a little since).

And set decorators/property masters – whether you need 100 feet of cheap books or that unique old tome to serve as a featured prop, we can help!