The Latest News from the Film Office

August 3, 2011

August 2011

Production in Nebraska this summer is a “hot” topic. We have Lady Gaga steaming up the countryside with a music video shoot. We have Sarah Knight filming “Vino Veritas” (vinoveritasmovie.com) in Lincoln. And, we have commercials shooting in various locations across the state. The value of these activities is measured in jobs created for crew, purchase of tangible items for production and the rental of hotel rooms, vehicles and equipment. The economic impact is seen and felt by local businesses and providers. If you are a local vendor or crew person, we will post your information on our site. If […]
June 3, 2011

Summer 2011

Summer in Nebraska is hot with activity! We have several commercials shooting in the metropolitan areas keeping our crew and support services busy. We also have several small independent films in pre production filming in Lincoln and Omaha. VINO VERITAS is filming in Lincoln and will wrap end of July. For more information visit www.vinoveritasmovie.com. If you are organizing a project, feature or commercial, please have your production coordinator or line producer register with us. Click on Project Registration on the left and fill out the pdf file and return to our office. Thanks for checking out our web site. […]
March 3, 2011

March 2011

The Sixth Annual Omaha Film Festival kicks off this week with March 2-6 at the Great Escape Theatre in Omaha. For more information, go to the web site at www.omahafilmfestival.org, click on ‘tickets’ for more information. The event includes a screenwriting conference with panel discussions including academy award winner Mauro Fiore, ASC “The Aviator”, Shane Black “Lethal Weapon”, Tom Elkins “Red Eye” and “The Haunting in Connecticut” and Ted Griffin, “Ocean’s Eleven.” The OFF has become a regional event with film entries from across the country. It’s a great opportunity and venue for writers, directors, producers and actors to debut […]
February 3, 2011

February 2011

The 2010 Omaha Film Festival kicked off with a summit meeting, February 6 at the North Sea Film office at 2626 Harney Street in Omaha. Discussion of the upcoming Omaha Film Festival featured comments from filmmakers, screenwriters, cast and crew. For more information about the upcoming festival, please see OFF web site: http://www.omahafilmfestival.org/index.html