The Latest News from the Film Office

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
December 3, 2010

December 2010

Season’s Greetings and Happy Holidays to you! 2010 has been a busy year with small independent films and a number of commercials including a nationally seen MONSANTO project filmed almost entirely in Nebraska. The imagery highlights Nebraska’s beauty. Tune in, you can’t miss it. I have typically seen this spot during the early and later evening news runs. Other projects filmed in the metro areas and Central City’s Kernel Field was host to the EAS Unstoppable Tour in October. Way to go Central City! You really, um, stepped up to the plate! If you haven’t read the most recent updates […]