Film & TV
The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley has a fascinating film and TV history, being used as a location for a huge range of productions, from blockbuster international films to popular TV shows, children's programmes to dark fantasies!
Visit the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley and you can explore the natural beauty that provided the backdrop to many scenes, from Star Wars to Doctor Who, Harry Potter to Merlin, The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley has a varied and popular history with film makers and inspirational figures.
Explore our guide to the films and TV programmes filmed here in these pages, including the locations which you can visit such as Puzzlewood and Clearwell Caves, and our film and TV trail which is available to download.
Our film and TV trail is suitable for the whole family and features many of our highlights. What fan would miss the opportunity to visit some of the locations seen in their favourite films and tv series? It allows you to recreate some of your favourite scenes from these magical and inspirational films, visit our award-winning attractions and make the most of our food and drink and accommodation providers whilst in the area. J.J. Abrams himself gave praise to the Forest of Dean in his final letter to the cast and crew of Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens and we’re sure that you will share his enthusiasm!
Download our Film & TV Trail or explore the links below.