The Latest News from the Film Office

August 17, 2015

Fall 2015

Beautiful fall is upon us! The kids are back in school, the sports enthusiasts are making noise and Nebraska independent film festivals are rockin’!! The 3rd annual PRAIRIE LIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL kicks off October 16, 17, and 18th in Grand Island at the historic The Grand Theatre! Come see dozens of local films and the world premieres of a number of feature length films! AND, The SCREAM IN THE DARK FILM FESTIVAL, Omaha, happens to fall on the same weekend! Films from 11 Countries, 4 Continents and More than a Dozen States…See the Film Schedule Here!– http://screaminthedarkomaha.com/films/
March 17, 2015

Spring 2015

Spring is quickly becoming summer. The temps are up and down but we know those temps won’t be temperate for long. Now is the time to plan for that summer shoot. Get your locations organized. We can help. Give us a holler and we can assist in permitting if necessary and other location services and needs. We are 77,000 square miles of rolling hills and prairie, lakes, rivers and ravines. You will be surprised at the variety you will find within the zone of production. Contact us at: info@filmnebraska.org We look forward to working with you and helping you get […]
December 3, 2014

December 2014

Thank you for making your project happen in Nebraska in 2014! Growing the media industry in Nebraska takes all of us and your efforts were not overlooked. We look forward to your successes and seeing your project on the silver screen, the tele and all the various social media outlets available today. This is a global industry now more than ever. The world is looking for good entertaining content. Nebraska is your location to help make this happen. We have hard working crew and a plethora of locations suited to the needs of features, commercials and music videos. We have […]
August 3, 2014

Summer 2014

FILMING ON STATE OWNED PROPERTY The state of Nebraska operates and manages many properties across the state. There are 14 agencies within state government that manage these public properties. For example, often state parks are a request for location media activity. If you are interested in the possibility of capturing a scene at a state-owned facility, please give us a call first. We will help you find the correct contact and liaison for that particular property. Getting to the right people in a timely fashion is essential. Lead-times will vary depending on the request and location. Certain fees may apply […]