Are film tax credits worth the money? It’s a hotly debated question. Hollywood contends that tax credits create a multiplier effect that stimulates the broader economy, while skeptics say the…
MADRID – In a historic step-forward for Spain's film industry, on Tuesday Miguel Ferre Navarrete, the Spanish Treasury Secretary of State took the stage at a Spanish Film Commission Conference to…
Hollywood's most closely watched lottery is just five weeks away. Producers will soon learn which films and TV shows will be awarded this year's coveted state tax credits. The June 2 lottery…
By choosing to shoot "Lone Survivor" in New Mexico, Emmett/Furla not only got an excellent stand-in for the pic's Afghanistan setting less than two hours by air from Hollywood, it was also able to…
One man's loss is another's gain. While Hollywood producers lament the lack of local production, territories around the world are benefitting from the exodus.
Incentives can change on a dime, often subject to the whims of a state's political party when power changes hands.
Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
ABC Family’s cancellation of Amy Sherman-Palladino’s ballet dramedy “Bunheads” has led to seven projects receiving allocations from the California Film Tax Credit program. Five films were moved up…
LONDON — Blighty's toon biz has a renewed sense of optimism thanks to a highly anticipated tax break for U.K. animation, which went into effect on April 1. The tax credit, and the opportunities for…
The fourth season of MTV’s “Teen Wolf” will receive $11.09 million, the highest of the 31 new allocations from California's Film and Television Tax Credit program, in which TV series take the lion’s…
A total of 31 productions have been selected to receive California's Film and Television Tax Credit — 14 features, 14 basic cable TV series and three movies of the week — including the “Entourage”…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History