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2021 Legislative Session Recap

While the two months of the Legislative Session gets the most attention, Film Florida’s efforts for the 2021 session began last Spring. Since the end of the 2020 Legislative Session, Film Florida members held close […]

May 03rd, 2021

Film Florida Friday, May 7, 2021- Black Industry Leaders Part 2

Film Florida Fridays are free interactive chats about current topics, initiatives and relationship-building in Florida’s film, television, commercial, photography and digital media industry.

These conversations will take place one Friday each month at 9:30am EST, where […]

April 21st, 2021

Join Film Florida (Virtually) at Realscreen Live June 7-11, 2021

Film Florida will be participating virtually in Realscreen Live June 7 – 11, 2021- Connecting the unscripted and non-fiction entertainment community online. The 2021 edition is expanded to feature five days of keynotes and panels […]

April 19th, 2021

Film Florida Annual Meeting June 24 – 25, 2021

Film Florida’s Annual Meeting will be Thursday June 24 – Friday June 25, 2021. Events will include Film Florida Committee and Council Meetings and the Film Florida Board of Directors Meeting and will be done […]

April 13th, 2021

Film Florida Friday, April 16, 2021- Black Industry Leaders Part 1

Film Florida Fridays are free interactive chats about current topics, initiatives and relationship-building in Florida’s film, television, commercial, photography and digital media industry.

These chats will take place one Friday each month at 9:30am EST, where […]

March 29th, 2021

2021 Legislative Session Preview

The 2021 Legislative Session begins on Tuesday March 2, 2021 and is scheduled to end on April 30, 2021. While the 60-day Legislative Session gets a lot of attention, Film Florida’s legislative efforts began more […]

February 25th, 2021

Film Florida Announces Emerging Filmmakers Fund

Film Florida, a statewide not-for-profit entertainment production trade association, has announced the launch of the Florida Emerging Filmmakers Fund, providing cash in the amount of $500 – $1,000 per project to deserving filmmakers needing help […]

January 25th, 2021

Florida is losing billions in revenue. Give the film industry effective incentives to return | Opinion

By (former State Rep) Holly Raschein, January 11, 2021, CLICK HERE to read from the Miami Herald

Film tourism lures visitors explore locations and destinations that have become popular because of their appearance in films and television […]

January 12th, 2021

Film industry should be part of Florida’s economic recovery | Commentary

By John Lux, Guest Columnist, January 11, 2021, CLICK HERE to read from the Orlando Sentinel

In a commentary submission dated Dec. 28 (“Corporate welfare, state bailouts won’t fix economy”), Skylar Zander of the special-interest group Americans […]

January 11th, 2021

Coronavirus Updates

Film Florida’s Recommendations for Clean & Healthy Production Sets
Producers Guild of America COVID Safety Protocols
COVID-19 RETURN TO WORK AGREEMENT WITH DGA, IATSE, SAG-AFTRA AND TEAMSTERS/BASIC CRAFTS
THE SAFE WAY FORWARD: A Joint Report of the DGA, […]

January 05th, 2021