RENEWED OHIO MOTION PICTURE TAX CREDIT – QUALIFIED OHIO PRODUCTION EXPENDITURES RECEIVE A 30% TAX REBATE, ABOVE AND BELOW THE LINE.

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GCFC Partner Spotlight: Playhouse Square

  Gina Vernaci, President & COO of Playhouse Square, sees great synergy between the film and theater industries, “First and foremost, we are both telling stories. But beyond that, the skills needed overlap. Both industries must have actors, of course, but also carpenters, electricians, make-up artists, hair and wig stylists, plus costume, lighting, set and...

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Entertainment Industry Speaker Series

Entertainment Industry Speaker Series Saturday, April 27th, 1:00 – 4:30pm Cuyahoga Community College 2900 Community College Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 Campus Center Building, Room 201 (Metropolitan Room) FREE and Open to the Public Click HERE to Register Or copy and paste this link: https://tric_filmacad_speaker1.eventbrite.com Aspiring filmmakers will have the opportunity to learn from leading industry professionals,...

Film News

Help Us Advocate for the Ohio Motion Picture Tax Credit

As we continue to advocate for the expansion of the Ohio Motion Picture Tax Credit, we still need your help in encouraging our State lawmakers to pass this important legislation.  The current legislation offers a tax incentive for movies, television, web series and gaming and we would like to add touring Broadway productions that: are...

Jobs/Training

Casting Search: Mindy Kaling Netflix Show

A new comedy from executive producers Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project, The Office) & Lang Fisher (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) SEEKING: •  Role of 15-18 year old South Asian American female (can be older to play younger) •  Role of South Asian female, mid 40’s with Indian accent •  Role of South Asian female, mid 20’s with Indian...

@CLEVELAND_FILM TWEETS

“We want that money spent here,” Schwarz said. “They're going to spend it somewhere, and they're going to spend it where they have an incentive.” #ClevelandFilm #FilmInCLE https://t.co/aEVIoD6F4S

Last week's hearing went very well, and the Senate is expected to vote this week on SB37, but we still need your help! As we continue to advocate for the expansion of the Ohio Motion Picture Tax Credit, lawmakers need to hear from you again! https://t.co/uIW1SOoGYJ

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SINCE 2007, OVER 300 PRODUCTIONS HAVE FILMED IN OHIO: COMMERCIALS, DOCUMENTARIES, INDEPENDENT AND STUDIO FEATURE FILMS, MUSIC VIDEOS, PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS, PHOTO SHOOTS, TELEVISION SHOWS, VIDEO GAMES, AND WEB SERIES.

Greater Cleveland Film Commission pushes Ohio’s media industry to the next level by leading efforts to increase the incentive and provide vital industry infrastructure that will allow the state to attract larger productions.  With these in place, the industry in Ohio will generate thousands more jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars more in economic impact.We involve filmmakers in our community by connecting them with local production crews and creative talent. We also facilitate permits, street closings, police, fire safety and any public or private location logistics.