Wednesday, July 18, 2018

California Film Commission

Monday, Jul. 2, 2018

California’s Film and Television Tax Credit Program 2.0 begins its fourth year by adding a pair of relocating TV series, making a total of 15 series that have moved here from other states and countries with help from the expanded incentive. 

The latest relocating series are Good Girls...

Tuesday, Jun. 19, 2018

California lawmakers passed legislation Monday that puts more conditions on state film tax credits to encourage better sexual harassment reporting and diverse hiring amid revelations of misconduct and discrimination in the movie industry.

The legislation would require feature film and...

Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2018

California continues to make progress in the fight against “runaway production” as its expanded Film & TV Tax Credit Program 2.0 lures more big-budget films to the Golden State.

The California Film Commission announced that “Ford v. Ferrari” (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.) and “...

Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2018

California’s expanded Film & TV Tax Credit Program 2.0 continues to lure television series from other locales and create long-term, high-wage jobs across the state. The latest example, announced by the California Film Commission (CFC), is the Amazon Studios crime drama Sneaky Pete ...

Tuesday, Jul. 25, 2017

The latest round of feature films added to California’s Film and Television Tax Credit Program 2.0 demonstrate the state’s progress in attracting big-budget projects and creating jobs statewide. 

Three big-budget films--“Captain Marvel,” “Island Plaza” and “Midway”--have been selected as...

Thursday, Jun. 29, 2017

California’s expanded Film and Television Tax Credit Program 2.0 will begin its third year by scoring its 12th relocating TV series. 

The NBC drama Timeless is shifting production for its second season from Vancouver to the Golden State, where it plans to employ approximately 250...

Monday, Feb. 13, 2017

California’s Film & Television Tax Credit Program 2.0 is helping bring big-budget features back home while spreading production activity across the Golden State. 

The latest group of 22 film projects accepted into the program includes another big-budget feature, along with 10 films...

Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

The Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) has commended and congratulated Governor Jerry Brown on his signing of AB 1941; legislation that, among other things, provides a consistent voice for independent commercial producers on the California Film Commission. The AICP worked...

Thursday, Mar. 10, 2016

The California Film Commission has announced the third and final round of TV projects selected for the first fiscal year of the state’s expanded Film & Television Tax Credit Program 2.0. Round three resulted in nine TV series being...

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016

The California Film Commission announced the second round of non-independent feature films and independent projects selected for the state’s expanded Film and Television Tax Credit Program 2.0. 

The list of 13 feature films includes 10 from non-...