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WOWT special on Nebraskans in Hollywood, “HOMEGROWN”

By |August 3rd, 2016|Industry|

Anyone see this when it aired?  Brian Mastre from WOWT TV Omaha did a nice four part series that aired March 2016. Noticed this today on the Nebraska Coast Connection Website.  Props to Todd Nelson and the crew that have met at the Culver Hotel every second Monday for over 20 years. See a lot [...]

Screenwriters Forum Omaha @ Legend Comics & Coffee, with special speaker John Kaye – 3/19/2016

By |March 17th, 2016|Festivals and Events, Industry|

ATTENTION!!! Have you ever thought about seeing your screenplay on the big screen? Of course you have. Why else would you write a "screen"play. If so, perhaps you should listen to someone who has! Head to the Screenwriter's Forum this weekend (it's free). Screenwriter/Novelist/Playwright John Kaye, who has had his screenplays produced by major studios like [...]

Notes on hearing for LB1018 w Senator Coash

By |February 12th, 2016|Industry, News|

What an adrenaline rush at the State Capitol! Rhett and several other filmmakers, producers, screenwriters, and actors testified in favor of Senator Coash's LB1018.  The bill would setup a grant program to fund film through the Nebraska Arts Council. This is the third time Rhett has sat in the Appropriations Committee during the hearings for film [...]

LB863 APPROVED! Nebraska FINALLY has an incentive for filmmakers!

By |March 30th, 2012|Industry|

LB863 APPROVED! Congratulations to the entire Nebraska film community and a special thanks to all who participated in our decade-long quest to bring film production incentives to our state. Today, our hero Senator Colby Coash saw his LB863 approved on Final Reading by a unanimous 44-0. Assuming that the Governor will sign the bill it [...]