‘Florida’

  • Miami-themed Oscar Nominee “Moonlight” Almost Filmed Elsewhere

      As Tax credits dried up productions have fled to similar locales in Georgia, Louisiana and California     Miami native Barry Jenkins’ film “Moonlight” appears to be a strong contender to take home several awards at the 89th Academy Awards including Best Picture, but the

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  • Film Tax Credits Take Leading Role at 74th Golden Globes

      California, Georgia, and Massachusetts-based productions highlight the importance of tax credit programs.   The 74th annual Golden Globe winners were held last night with winners and nominees showcasing the wide range of filming locations in the United States.  Productions like “La La Land,” “The People

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  • Bloodline Seeks New Location as Florida Film Tax Credit Dries Up

      $91 million in Economic Impact Set to Leave the Keys   As Florida’s tax credit program dries up, producers of Netflix’s “Bloodline” are scrambling to find a new location where the crystalline blue waters of the Keys lend themselves so well to the dark family

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  • Florida House and Senate Will Not Continue Film Tax Incentive

      Incentive to expire July 1, 2016: Future of Many Productions in the Florida in Question   Filmmakers, studios and members of the Florida business community will be disappointed to learn today that the Florida House and Senate appropriations chairs decided not to continue any economic development incentives

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  • Southern States Reduce Film Credits to Their Detriment

      Florida, Louisiana and North Carolina Struggle to keep productions: Georgia Scoops up the Windfall. As Louisiana fights to restore some of its lost productions following a recent reduction in funding for the state’s film tax incentive program, other southern states are feeling the impact of

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