Calderdale Movie Map

Where did they film that?

Where was Happy Valley filmed? What about BBC’s The Gallows Pole filming location? ITV’s Ridley? Or even Marvel’s Secret Invasion? True fact: all of the above were filmed in Calderdale. Known for its idyllic countryside scenery, it’s no surprise so many iconic shows and movies head to our hills to shoot.


With our interactive Movie Map, we’ve made it easy for you to explore the very best of Calderdale’s famous spots, from the rich cultural buildings used for Gentleman Jack filming locations, to spots used for shooting beloved ‘90s classics such as Cold Feet, to the actual Happy Valley. Filming locations are back-to-back in this beautiful part of England.


Want to create your own trail and walk in the footsteps of Samuel L. Jackson or Emilia Clarke? We’ve included the Secret Invasion filming locations you need to do just that. Go even further, taking in the same views as James Norton, or casting down your lightsaber grace the same places as Ewan McGregor! If it was filmed in Calderdale, you’ll find it on our Movie Map.


To add to your journey, here and there, we have dotted in a few points of interest.

How to create your own Movie Map

Want to immerse yourself in the cinematic legacy of Calderdale while exploring some of the most stunning parts of Yorkshire? Build your very own trail by selecting locations of interest to you below. For a full personalised adventure, remember a minimum of three locations is required.

Select a trail.

Craft your first route by clicking ‘Select a trail’ from our dropdown menu. Each trail unveils the intricate details of the production, marked with convenient icons for filming locations. Click on any icon to reveal further information about it.

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Could your property be the next filming location?

Are you open to the possibility of hosting some filming? Film Calderdale is on the lookout for anything and everything, from a warehouse to a penthouse, a mill to a farm, a school to a pool, it may be used or disused it could be just what they are searching for. You may have land; it may be grand, it might not.


Have a look at our Location Services page to view the database or register your own location.


Can't find the movie you're looking for?

Have a film or TV series in mind that was shot in Calderdale but eludes our Movie Map? Fill out the form below, and we’ll happily add it to our collection.