Monday, August 21, 2017

Film Commissions, Incentives, Locations News

Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

Empire State Development (ESD) announced a final deal closed on the redevelopment of the former Arthur Kill Correctional Facility as a first-class television and film production studio space.

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

The Governor’s Office of Motion Picture and Television Development (MPTV) today announced a milestone with more than one million hires supported by the New York State Film Tax Credit Program since 2011.

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017

Recognizing the tremendous impact of the New York State Film Tax Credit Program, leaders of the film and television production industry in New York today applauded Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2017-18 Executive Budget proposal, which includes a full extension of the program, at $420 million per year,

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

The City of Vancouver and Vancouver Economic Commission (VEC) today announced David Shepheard—formerly London’s successful film & TV sector lead—as Vancouver’s very first Film Commissioner.

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016

Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) Commissioner Julie Menin announced the launch of a groundbreaking series of initiatives targeting the underrepresentation of women in film and television.

Monday, Sep. 26, 2016

This past weekend, the Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) concluded its 40th annual Cineposium conference in Atlanta, Georgia.

Wednesday, Jun. 29, 2016

FilmBrazil, the international division of the Brazilian Association of Production Companies (APRO), in partnership with the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil) – returned to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2016 with an exciting, new campaign:

Thursday, Jun. 23, 2016

SIM Group is proud to announce that it is a corporate sponsor of Georgia Night in L.A., a special event developed by the Georgia Film, Music & Digital Entertainment Office to promote film and television production in the Peach State.