More awareness for NC Film came out last week with North Carolina making the top ten list of filming locations WORLDWIDE in an article written by P3update.com. Thanks to WECT to finding this gem of a list. We came in at #9, just ahead of the UK. In the article, they wrote:
North Carolina’s 25-percent refundable tax credit program recently remained safe from a far-reaching rewrite of the current tax code. As the program stands, the state continues to attract popular television productions, like “Revolution,” “Under the Dome” and “Homeland,” and feature films like Iron Man 3, We’re the Millers, and Safe Haven. Filmmakers can find a variety of studio options in North Carolina to suit most production needs. The Wilmington-based EUE/Screen Gems is one of the country’s largest studio complexes with 10 stages, while Charlotte, Asheville, Raleigh and areas surrounding Greensboro and Winston-Salem also offer soundstage options for visiting filmmakers.
California took the #1 spot, followed by Canada and Georgia. SEE THE FULL ARTICLE NOW
The Squeeze is back filming downtown today at the 1800 block of Nun St as well as the alleyway between Ann and Nun.
TONIGHT: Dirt Poor Film Festival is throwing its Second Annual Halloween Bash! With a solid lineup of eerie, gory films and music by Deadly Lo-Fi, Euphio, and DJ Marwoah, it’s going to be one hell of a Halloween party! Get Seen. Get Screen. Join them tonight at the Calico Room on S. Front Street beginning at 9pm. HERE’S THE OFFICIAL EVENT PAGE
Having a movie marathon for Halloween, or perhaps this weekend? May I suggest 13 titles from our own back yard?
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That just about does it for me; I will have more Wilmywood updates for you tomorrow morning (unless something breaks) and every weekday morning at 7:30am & 8:30am LIVE on Sunny 104.5. Got Scoop? Email me: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or message me on Wilmywood’s FB . Or just post your comments below! Until then, that’s a wrap!!