Monthly Archives: February 2017

Film Florida Statement on Historic Weekend for Florida-Produced Moonlight

“Film Florida congratulates Barry Jenkins, Adele Romanski and the entire cast and crew of Florida-produced Moonlight for their historic weekend, which included six Film Independent Spirit Awards including Best Feature and three Oscars including the Academy Award for Best Picture. Moonlight has been a wonderful ambassador for South Florida and all Floridians as they have […]

Lights, camera, incentives: Industry leaders focus on creating new film funding program

Originally posted on the Orlando Business Journal website.

Florida’s once-thriving film incentive program is dead, but John Lux isn’t giving up on efforts to create a new one.
In the last three years, Florida lost more than 50 film and TV projects that wanted to come here but couldn’t because of the lack of a funded program, said Lux, who serves […]

Film Florida Quarterly Meeting, March 20, 2017 in Tallahassee

Film Florida’s next Quarterly Meeting will take place on Monday March 20, 2017 from 2:00pm – 6:00pm at the Courtyard Tallahassee Capital, 1018 Apalachee Parkway, Tallahassee, Florida 32301.

The Film Florida room block is for Monday March 20, 2017. Rooms are $189 per night plus taxes and includes free parking and free high speed internet. The room block […]