ONE DAY IN BOSTON Starts This Saturday April 26th!
On April 26th, 2014 hundreds of filmmakers, non-profit organizations, and inspired citizens will document stories and investigate 10 questions for the future of Boston as part of a city-wide, participatory media-creation event. The resulting media will be showcased in an interactive geo-tagged archive and a TV series on the future of the American city. In addition, local media partners will showcase the most powerful and inspiring videos created during the one-day filmmaking event.
Not just a cameo appearance
Devens is getting its first taste of Hollywood, with New England Studios gearing up for its film production debut since opening its doors late last year.
ECHO FILMS AND BRON STUDIOS BRING TUMBLEDOWN TO MASSACHUSETTS
The Massachusetts Film Office announces the filming of Tumbledown will begin principal photography in Massachusetts.
WOMEN IN FILM FOUNDATION 2014 FILM FINISHING FUND GRANTS
APPLICATIONS FOR THE WOMEN IN FILM FOUNDATION 2014 FILM FINISHING FUND GRANTS ARE OPEN FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Los Angeles, CA – Applications are now being accepted for the Women In …
Five Travel Destinations From This Year’s Oscar Hits
Oscar nominated and Oscar winning actors, writers, directors, technicians, and other artists are riding high on waves of praise right now following the 86th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday. What is beyond the performances, costumes, and music, though? As they say in real estate: location, location, location.
American Hustle’ puts Boston back in Oscar spotlight
When the Academy Awards are handed out a week from Sunday, “American Hustle” has a shot at being only the second made-in-Boston flick to score the big one: Best Picture.
Joyce Maynard Teaches the Labor Day Stars How to Bake a Pie
In the summer of 2012, I traveled to a town in Massachusetts to teach actors Josh Brolin and Kate Winslet how to make a pie. I had my favorite wood-handled pastry blender and my mother’s rolling pin packed in my suitcase along with my lucky apron. Maybe I’d never star in a movie, but my pie would.
Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker in 2014
It’s MovieMaker’s 2014 edition of the Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker! We’re counting down through our Top 10 Big Cities, Top 5 Small Cities, and Top 5 Towns—releasing one location a day for the entire month of January.
AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE AFI AWARDS 2013 OFFICIAL SELECTIONS
The American Film Institute (AFI) today announced the official selections of AFI AWARDS 2013 – 10 outstanding films and 10 outstanding television programs deemed culturally and artistically representative of the year’s most significant achievements in the art of the moving image.
2014 NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Newport Beach Film Festival 2014 – Call for Entries The 2014 Newport Beach Film Festival will spotlight over 350 films from over 50 different countries, as well as premiere galas, …
Lincoln is attracting more film-makers
Another feature film crew was shooting in Lincoln this week – did you notice
PANEL AT NEW ENGLAND STUDIOS TO DISCUSS MASSACHUSETTS FILM INDUSTRY
Experts in the movie business will discuss prospects for and activity in the Commonwealth and ways businesses and higher education institutions can connect with the growing industry.
Marblehead goes tropical for Hollywood film
By Jonathan Phelps The Salem News November 13, 2013 MARBLEHEAD — With the weather getting colder, Marblehead seems a million miles away from tropical Tahiti. But with a little Hollywood …
John Travolta films ‘The Forger’ at MFA
In “Night at the Museum,” Ben Stiller’s character discovers that the exhibits at the American Museum of Natural History come magically to life after dark. So imagine our excitement when the producers of “The Forger,” the heist film now shooting at the Museum of Fine Arts, invited us to the set the other night.
Winter hits Main Street in Gloucester
Exactly one week after the end of the baseball season, snow littered the streets and sidewalks of a portion of Gloucester’s hilly commercial stretch, offering a precursor of New England things to come.
Labor Day Movie Official Trailer (In theaters January 2014)
LABOR DAY, was filmed in filmed in Acton, Belchertown, Mansfield, Medfield, Medway, Natick, and Shelburne, Massachusetts in 2012.
Best TV & Film Tours Around the World
Huffington Post Jessica Spiegel for Viator Taking a vacation can be all about escape — and the same can be said about losing ourselves in the movies and TV shows …
P3 Update Names Massachusetts a Top 10 Location Worldwide
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Movie business is thriving in Massachusetts
The future of Massachusetts’ television and film industry may lie in four very large rooms off a quiet wooded road in the former Army base at Devens.
The space is empty now, but it could one day host the next hit TV series or superhero action flick.
These rooms, which make up a $36 million complex called New England Studios, are the first large-scale soundstages built in Massachusetts, and the only ones for hundreds of miles around. Another production facility is slated to open in Worcester by the end of the year. These represent what promoters of the state’s film production industry say have been missing.
Film studio donates $5K toward library fix
Arms Library’s Pratt Memorial Library Building has gotten a little closer to its goal this week, with a $5,000 donation from the Warner Bros. film studio.