Monthly Archives: September 2016

Important: Upcoming Elections Information

On November 8, voters will be heading to the polls for the election. Now is the time for all eligible voters to familiarize ourselves with the candidates to determine who will best represent us and our industry in the state legislature.

We encourage you to engage with your local candidates; you can call their office, send […]

Film Florida Contributes to Robert Parente Scholarship

Film Florida announced that it has contributed to the Robert Parente Film Student Memorial Scholarship in honor of the late City of Miami Film Commissioner who passed away in July. Besides his official work for the city, Robert was known in his Miami community for constantly giving his time and photography skills to many non-profit […]

Film Florida Statement on the Cancellation of Bloodline

“We are saddened that Netflix announced the cancellation of Bloodline after Season 3. Bloodline has brought riveting television to viewers while being a tremendous post card for the Florida Keys and South Florida region. With production and tourism impacts for season 1 totaling $95 million, 1,738 jobs and $9.4 million in state and local taxes, […]

Recapping Film Florida at the Governor’s Conference on Tourism 2016

Last week Film Florida had the opportunity to participate in the Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism, presented by VISIT FLORIDA. This is the third straight year that Film Florida has participated in the Conference, and the second consecutive year that we presented the Film Florida Legends Tourism Ambassador Award during the opening night Chairman’s Dinner.

We […]