Monthly Archives: December 2016

Film Florida sponsors Sara Fuller Scholarship at the Palm Beach International Film Festival’s Student Showcase of Film

The electrifying Student Showcase of Films (SSOF) Red Carpet Awards Show, presenting cash awards, prizes and scholarships to Florida students will take place on Friday, March 10, 2017, at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. Guests will have an opportunity to preview the award-winning projects in […]

Recapping Film Florida’s Quarterly Meetings in Orlando

Last week we had a productive couple days in Orlando for our Quarterly Meetings. We want to thank our hosts from Film Orlando and Universal Studios Florida Production Group for their efforts and hospitality. Our quarterly meetings kicked off on Wednesday with our Education Council meeting on the backlot of Universal Studios Florida. Wednesday evening Film […]

Put Entertainment Industry Back in Production for Florida

For many years Florida was the top television and film location outside of Hollywood and New York with productions filmed here such as Caddyshack, Flipper, Parenthood, Miami Vice, My Girl and Edward Scissorhands. In the late 1990s other states began to compete aggressively for these multi-million dollar productions and the high wage jobs associated with […]