WF Newsletter Archive

January 2012

January 6, 2012 WF Newsletter

_______________________________________________ LEGISLATIVE UPDATE   On Monday, January 9th the 2012 Legislative Session opened in Olympia. Legislators face a challenging mix of social issues and tough decisions about Washington's budget deficit.  In his opening day remarks, House Speaker Rep. Frank Chopp…

December 2011

December 6, 2011 WF Newsletter

_______________________________________________ LEGISLATIVE UPDATE   On December 14th the Special Session of the Washington State Legislature adjourned. Washington Filmworks had hoped that the renewal of our film program would be a part of a jobs bill considered during the Special Session.…

November 2011

November 6, 2011 WF Newsletter

  LEGISLATIVE UPDATE   Plans are evolving in our efforts to renew the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program. We continue to work with our supporters in Olympia to include the program in a jobs bill, which the legislature would consider during…

October 2011

October 6, 2011 WF Newsletter

WASHINGTON FILMWORKS ANNOUNCES  Washington Filmworks approves funding assistance for a feature film. This project marks a total of 71 projects approved through the Washington Filmworks program since inception in 2007.  ______________________________________________________________________________ WASHINGTON FILMWORKS NEEDS YOUR HELP!   Washington Filmworks is…

August 2011

August 6, 2011 WF Newsletter

TOP HOLLYWOOD SCREENWRITERS AT PULLING FOCUS, SUNDAY SEPTMEBER 25   It is time for the final installment of PULLING FOCUS for 2011 and Washington Filmworks has saved the best for last!  Buck Henry, the Academy Award nominated screenwriter of THE GRADUATE,…

July 2011

July 6, 2011 WF Newsletter

Newsletter                                                   July 2011   WASHINGTON FILM CONTINUES TO WORK  Washington Filmworks is working diligently with the four feature films that are scheduled to go in to production in the coming weeks.  In addition to funding assistance for these projects, WF continues…