The Latest News from the Film Office

August 3, 2012

August 2012

For Casting Information: Crew, Services, and Production Resources: UPDATED 8/27/12 Alexander Payne to begin filming “Nebraska” in October AUGUST 22, 2012 (LINCOLN, NEB.)—The Nebraska Film Office announced today that native Nebraskan Alexander Payne will being filming his next feature film titled “Nebraska” in the state in October. Produced by Bona Fide Productions and released by Paramount Pictures, the film stars Bruce Dern and Bill Forte. The road picture is the story of a father and estranged son on a journey from Montana to claim winnings from a sweepstakes ticket in Lincoln, Neb. Nebraska Film Officer Laurie Richards has […]
July 26, 2012


July 26, 2012 Nebraska Film Association monthly gathering in Omaha/Alexander Payne Exciting announcement about next week’s networking event! The line producer for Alexander Payne’s movie, Nebraska, will be accepting resumes for local crew positions! A representative for the film will be in attendance to accept resumes, so be sure to attend and BRING YOUR RESUMES!! Event will be Wednesday, August 1st from 5:00 – 7:00pm at the Fox and Hound at 120th and Dodge.
June 3, 2012

Summer 2012

SUMMER 2012 Thanks for all of you who sent your new information for the search date base on this site. And particularly, thanks for those of you who updated your current information. This summer we will continue our efforts to cull those entries that have had no contact with us over the recent past. Please send us an “email” to let us know what you’re up to, what projects you are working on, what interesting locations you have found in Nebraska or just to say “I’m still here.” We like hearing from you. LB840/863, Local Optional Municipal Economic Development Act […]
February 3, 2012

Winter 2012

Kudos to Alexander Payne and his team for the Gold Globe(s)? awards received this weekend in Hollywood! The Hollywood Foreign Press Association? has just rewarded his film The Descendants with two salutes; Best Film and Best Actor to George Clooney. Way to go Alexander! Who doesn’t want to be in his films? There isn’t a person in the industry that does not want to work with him. The faces in the audience told all. WE are excited for him and look forward to his return to Nebraska for his next project. In the Great Plains, January is typically the “cruelest […]