OFTA in Tulsa

Film Crew Training Courses Offered Through Film Recovery Program Beginning June 4

The Tulsa Office of Film, Music, Arts & Culture (Tulsa FMAC) along with the Oklahoma Film & TV Academy (OFTA) have announced the launch of their initiative to bring OFTA’s “Set Ready” course to Tulsa’s Cox Business Convention Center (CBCC) this summer through the Tulsa County Film Recovery Program, made possible with Tulsa County American Rescue Plan Act funding. “Set Ready” is a four-day course, spread across two weekends, geared towards aspiring filmmakers and those… Continue Reading Film Crew Training Courses Offered Through Film Recovery Program Beginning June 4

SeriesFest Season 8

Oklahoma Film + Music Office Partners with SeriesFest Season 8 in Denver

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to be a returning partner of SeriesFest, an award-winning annual independent television pilot festival based in Denver, which will be held for the eighth time May 5-11.  Dedicated to showcasing innovative episodic content and championing artists at the forefront of such independent programming, SeriesFest Season 8 will include a slate of special events, premieres and panels with talent and executives from Starz’s “Becoming Elizabeth,” TBS’ “Rat in the Kitchen,”… Continue Reading Oklahoma Film + Music Office Partners with SeriesFest Season 8 in Denver

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Open Call for Oklahoma Singer to Record a Pre-selected Song for Oklahoma Tourism Campaign

The Oklahoma Tourism & Recreation Department (OTRD), in partnership with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), is hosting an open call for an Oklahoma singer to record a pre-selected song, which will be used in a tourism campaign. The tourism campaign will showcase the extraordinary vocal talents found in our great state. Applicants must download the provided song lyrics and track to record a segment of the song to upload for consideration. You will then need to upload… Continue Reading Open Call for Oklahoma Singer to Record a Pre-selected Song for Oklahoma Tourism Campaign

First Capital Film Crew Institute

Meridian Technology Center’s New Initiative First Capital Film Crew Institute Offering Production Training Courses

Since 1975, Meridian Technology Center has been a driver of economic development with a mission to educate, enrich lives and secure economic futures. Offering full-time career training programs, short courses and other workforce and economic development resources, Meridian Technology is proud to announce open enrollment for film career training courses offered through its new initiative, the First Capital Film Crew Institute. Currently offering courses at Meridian Tech’s South Campus in Guthrie, the First Capital Film… Continue Reading Meridian Technology Center’s New Initiative First Capital Film Crew Institute Offering Production Training Courses

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Oklahoma Now Accepting FY23 Film Incentive Applications

Film and television projects interested in applying for production incentives under the Filmed in Oklahoma Act of 2021 may do so now by accessing the program’s application portal available via the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) website. The Filmed in Oklahoma Act of 2021, authorized by Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt, offers up to 38% cash rebate with a base of 20%. With $30 million available in FY23, which begins on July 1, 2022, eligible… Continue Reading Oklahoma Now Accepting FY23 Film Incentive Applications

deadCenter University 2022

deadCenter Film Opens dC University Class IX Enrollment, Announces Education Advisory Committee and Hires Education Coordinator

Going into its first festival season on the heels of being newly minted as an OSCAR® qualifying film festival last July, deadCenter Film is proud to highlight 2022 advancements in its film education programming by opening registration for deadCenter University Class IX, and announcing the convening of a Film Education Advisory Committee and hiring of Stephanie Peña as Education Coordinator to manage and oversee all things education at the nonprofit. deadCenter Film is the organizer… Continue Reading deadCenter Film Opens dC University Class IX Enrollment, Announces Education Advisory Committee and Hires Education Coordinator

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The Oklahoma Film + Music Office to Host Stage at Bob Childers’ Gypsy Café

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to host a stage during the Bob Childers’ Gypsy Café, Oklahoma’s largest homegrown songwriter festival, returning to Stillwater, Okla., in person on Wednesday, April 27, for the first time since the pandemic began. Now in its 11th year, the festival will span three stages with song swap sets from 58 Oklahoma songwriters, including perennial favorites Kaitlin Butts, Mike McClure, Randy Crouch, Mike Hosty and the Red… Continue Reading The Oklahoma Film + Music Office to Host Stage at Bob Childers’ Gypsy Café

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OKC Film Incentive Program Looks to Boost Film Industry, Other Investments

More large-budget film and TV productions may be coming to Oklahoma City, thanks to a new film incentive program that the Oklahoma City Council approved March 15. Crafted by a partnership between the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, the City of Oklahoma City and the Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City, a new incentive has been launched to boost the city’s film industry and generate more sales tax revenues for the city. The Oklahoma City… Continue Reading OKC Film Incentive Program Looks to Boost Film Industry, Other Investments

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The Film Education Institute of Oklahoma and Tulsa Technology Center Partner to Produce an Educational Film Workshop

The Film Education Institute of Oklahoma (FEIO) and Tulsa Technology Center (Tulsa Tech) are proud to announce a partnership to produce an educational film workshop in Tulsa, Oklahoma, June 13-16 at Tulsa Tech’s Riverside Campus. The Film Production Workshop provides educational and real-world experiences to individuals interested in pursuing a career in the film industry. “The FEIO is excited to bring this workshop program to the east side of the state with our wonderful partners… Continue Reading The Film Education Institute of Oklahoma and Tulsa Technology Center Partner to Produce an Educational Film Workshop

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City of Woodward Achieves Oklahoma Film Friendly Certification

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), in conjunction with the Woodward Convention and Visitors Bureau, is proud to announce the City of Woodward has achieved “film friendly” certification after completing the requirements for OF+MO’s Oklahoma Film Friendly Community Program. “We are thrilled to announce our certification through the Oklahoma Film Friendly Community Program, and as such, have become the Panhandle’s first film friendly community,” said Woodward Tourism Director Rachael Van Horn. “We are pleased… Continue Reading City of Woodward Achieves Oklahoma Film Friendly Certification

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