Kansas City’s film scene goes far beyond being a burgeoning industry attracting more attention by the day—it’s one of the city’s oldest and most culturally significant pastimes.
Before he went on to create beloved childhood characters and inspire thrilling theme parks, Walt Disney spent his formative years in the Heart of America. Discover the roots of Disney magic that run through KC.
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When you take a seat in the theater or in the comfort of your home, you’ll find that many of Hollywood’s most beloved stories and figures have roots in Kansas City.
From Hollywood A-listers to influential musicians, see the growing list of stars who proudly claim Kansas City as their home.
No matter your familiarity with the city, discover KC in an entirely new way—in all its film glory, heyday to resurgence and everything in between.
Explore our comprehensive list of films and television programs shot in the Kansas City Metro area for a glimpse into the local cinematic scene.
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Kansas City Film Office
The Kansas City Film Office leads the city’s efforts to attract film, television and new media productions to the area. The office acts as first point of contact between productions and Kansas City to help productions save time, effort and money during their production. Visit their website to learn more about the KC Film Office.