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GCFC Ultimate Streaming Guide

As more people are encouraged to remain at home and practice social distancing due to COVID-19, many have found themselves wondering how they’re going to fill the time. That’s where we come in. The Greater Cleveland Film Commission is excited to bring you the GCFC Ultimate Streaming Guide, curated with educational as well as entertaining...

Film Industry Lends a Hand During COVID-19

Mister Rogers’ message about looking for the helpers during scary times couldn’t be ringing more true than right now. “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news,” he said, “my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.'” As we’re...

GCFC Response to Coronavirus in Northeast Ohio

As you are probably aware, Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson has declared a state of civil emergency in response to confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Cuyahoga County, as has Governor DeWine in the state. This is to create the flexibility needed for the city and state to respond effectively in the coming days. Today the Governor issued a ban...

Tonight – Queen & Slim

Don’t miss the screening of Queen & Slim, the first film in the third-annual Racial Equity & Inclusion Film Series, presented by Cleveland Cinemas and the Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization at the Capitol Theatre. Screening is at 6:30pm. Admission is free, with a $5 suggested donation. Gratis snacks and a cash bar will be available at XYZ Tavern after...

Don’t miss the GCFC Panel at Wizard World Cleveland!

Film in Cleveland: Past, Present, and Future   Hear from industry experts, GCFC President Evan Miller, Vice Chair Jon Wagner, Production Coordinator Mike Wendt, and Ryan Kelly, CSU Film School grad and recent Executive Assistant on the Russo Brother’s film “Cherry.” Get your Wizard World Cleveland tickets here:

Production Crew Opportunity!

Attention Crew Members! A production #FilmingInCLE this spring is currently accepting resumes for crew positions! Interested persons may submit their resumes to: [email protected]    

Get tickets for Wizard World and support Cleveland Film!

Purchase your tickets for Wizard World Cleveland through our link, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Greater Cleveland Film Commission! GET TICKETS HERE When you use our link, you’ll receive a FREE signed photograph of a celebrity guest upon entering the convention! Join tens of thousands of fans as they converge at Wizard World...

Win Your Own Piece of the 92nd Oscars®!

Thank you to everyone who bought tickets for our GCFC raffle in honor of the 92nd Oscars®. Watch our Facebook LIVE drawing to see the winners! The Greater Cleveland Film Commission (GCFC) is the only nonprofit dedicated to driving economic development and job creation by cultivating a robust film and television industry in Northeast Ohio. As...

Cleveland, OH named to MOVIEMAKER Magazine’s 2020 Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker

Source:  MovieMaker CLEVELAND, OH – Jan. 29, 2020 The Greater Cleveland Film Commission today announced Cleveland, Ohio has been named one of MovieMaker‘s Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker in 2020, ranking 16th out of 20 big cities.  MovieMaker determined the winners using surveys, editorial research on tax incentives and recent productions, and personal visits...

New Greater Cleveland Film Commission President Brings West Coast Ideas to Midwest

Source:  Cleveland Jewish News  •  Skylar Dubelko January 20, 2020 For Evan Miller, “all roads lead to home.” After a 15-year stint as a Los Angeles talent agent, the graduate of Orange High School in Pepper Pike and The Ohio State University in Columbus, returned from Tinseltown to take over the Greater Cleveland Film Commission....