WF Newsletter Archive

November 2012

November 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WF APPROVES 8 NATIONAL COMMERCIALS Washington Filmworks is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has approved funding assistance for eight national commercials since the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program was renewed during the 2012 legislative session. These eight…

October 2012

October 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ RECENT INCENTIVE FILMS NOW AVAILABLE  Haven't had the opportunity to catch all the recent Washington incentive films yet? Not a problem... October and November are great months to warm up inside with a movie. You can find many alumni…

September 2012

September 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WF ANNOUNCES The Washington Filmworks Board of Directors has approved funding assistance for six new projects, including four feature films and two commercials. This increases the number of projects approved since renewal to 15, totaling 86 projects approved through…

August 2012

August 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ SUBMISSION EXTENSION FOR THE FILMWORKS INNOVATION LAB The deadline for submitting preliminary forms to the Filmworks Innovation Lab (Film Cycle) has been extended until Friday, September 7th at 5 p.m. The Filmworks Innovation Lab is designed to invest in Washington's…

July 2012

July 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WF ANNOUNCES Washington Filmworks has approved funding assistance for three new projects, bringing the total number approved since renewal to ten. Most recently, the Board of Directors has decided to provide funding assistance for a new feature film and…

June 2012

June 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WF ANNOUNCES Washington Filmworks has approved funding assistance for a national commercial from LA based production company Nonfiction Unlimited. This project marks a total of 76 projects approved through the program since our inception in 2007. We continue to…

May 2012

May 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WF APPROVES FOUR NEW PROJECTS    Washington Filmworks is thrilled to announce we have approved four projects for funding assistance, including three feature films and one commercial.  These productions will put Washington cast and crew to work throughout our…

April 2012

April 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WASHINGTON FILMWORKS 2.0   We did it! Now what?!?! Not only is this a great question, it's also the focus (and title) of a series of informational sessions hosted by Washington Filmworks in Seattle and Spokane to discuss the…

March 2012

March 7, 2012 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ URGENT CALL TO ACTION, 3/27 Our legislative team has reiterated it is vital that supporters of the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program continue to file "letters of opinion" in support of 2ESSB 5539. As of this afternoon we are still…

February 2012

February 6, 2012 WF Newsletter

_____________________________________________ LEGISLATIVE UPDATE SB 5539, the bill to renew the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program, was passed out of the Senate with a vote of 40 to 8 on February 14th.  The bill proceeded to the House where it successfully passed…