“American Ninja Warrior” Featuring Oklahoma City Airs June 17

Now airing its 11th season, the hit physical competition series “American Ninja Warrior” will broadcast the Oklahoma City qualifiers on Monday, June 17, at 8/7c on NBC with the OKC finals airing Monday, August 5. The show, which utilized the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program administered by the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), completed principal photography on April 15, 2019, after successfully constructing its set just outside the Oklahoma State Capitol Building. This episode… Continue Reading “American Ninja Warrior” Featuring Oklahoma City Airs June 17

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt Signs High-Impact Film and Television Bill

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt signed new legislation on May 7, 2019, designed to attract higher-impact film and television productions to the state. SB 200 increases the state’s film incentive cap and eligibility threshold to host major motion pictures and television series. “SB 200 will aid in the efforts to recruit film and television productions to the great state of Oklahoma,” said Governor Stitt. “I look forward to seeing how this legislation helps grow and diversify… Continue Reading Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt Signs High-Impact Film and Television Bill

OF+MO Hosts Panel Series at 19th Annual deadCenter Film Festival

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to be a returning sponsor of the 19th annual deadCenter Film Festival taking place Thursday, June 6, through Sunday, June 9, 2019, at multiple locations in downtown Oklahoma City. OF+MO, in conjunction with deadCenter, will host the Oklahoma Film ICON Panel Series featuring intimate conversations with special guests, including this year’s featured festival filmmakers and ICON award recipients. The panels will provide attendees networking and educational… Continue Reading OF+MO Hosts Panel Series at 19th Annual deadCenter Film Festival

“The Adventures of Rufus the Fantastic Pet” Begins Production in Oklahoma

The Adventures of Rufus Ltd, Ace Entertainment Films, Inc. and Boiling Point Media, in association with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), are proud to announce the start of production on the feature film “The Adventures of Rufus the Fantastic Pet”. The film is utilizing the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program administered by OF+MO, and started principal photography May 6, 2019, with filming scheduled for multiple locations around the state. Starring Kyler Charles Beck… Continue Reading “The Adventures of Rufus the Fantastic Pet” Begins Production in Oklahoma

“Safe Spaces: Schools” Begins Filming in Oklahoma

Brave Dream Media, LLC, in association with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), is pleased to announce that production is underway for the second round of the educational video series “Safe Spaces: Schools” in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The series is utilizing the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program administered by OF+MO. “Working closely with the Oklahoma Film and Music Office has provided us with the opportunity to work on a project that will have a lasting… Continue Reading “Safe Spaces: Schools” Begins Filming in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Film + Music Office Named deadCenter Film Icon

Each year, deadCenter Film Festival presents Oklahoma Film Icon Awards honoring Oklahomans whose success in the film and entertainment industry has elevated the global perception of the state in film around the world. Among this year’s list of honorees, deadCenter has recognized the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) as one of its recipients ahead of next month’s annual festival. With this honor, OF+MO collectively joins a distinguished list of previous honorees, including Bob Berney,… Continue Reading Oklahoma Film + Music Office Named deadCenter Film Icon

Three Oklahoma Rebate Films Selected for 2019 deadCenter Film Festival

A record-breaking 1,500 films were submitted to the deadCenter Film Festival for consideration at this year’s event of which 140 were chosen as official selections. Among them, three productions that utilized the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program were announced: “The Bygone”, “Hosea” and “Trolls: Stop Motion” (pictured above). Written and directed by Oklahomans Graham and Parker Phillips, “The Bygone” tells the story of a young rancher who falls in love with a Lakota Sioux girl… Continue Reading Three Oklahoma Rebate Films Selected for 2019 deadCenter Film Festival

Call for Interns: Summer 2019

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is now accepting applications for the 2019 Summer Internship Program. OF+MO seeks to provide selected interns with an understanding of the film and music industries in a professional state agency setting by involving them in diverse projects throughout the summer. OF+MO supports our state’s thriving film and music industries by administering the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program and connecting filmmakers and musicians with jobs, local businesses and diverse locations. Located… Continue Reading Call for Interns: Summer 2019

“In the Gap” Now Filming in Oklahoma

Tulsa’s own Cloud Nine Productions Inc. (C9 Productions), in association with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), is pleased to announce production is underway for “In the Gap”, an original, ten-episode television series, which will broadcast on Trinity Broadcasting Networks beginning in early September. The series is utilizing the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program administered by OF+MO. Based on the book by Chicago pastor Wilfred De Jesus, which highlights Biblical heroes, the “In the… Continue Reading “In the Gap” Now Filming in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Songwriters Festival Hosts Fourth Annual Event

The fourth annual Oklahoma Songwriters Festival, co-presented by Grand Casino Hotel & Resort and the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), will take place Friday and Saturday, April 12-13, with a ticketed Friday evening dinner, a Saturday morning Songwriting Camp and the state’s one-of-a-kind musical round table, The Songwriter Showcase, on Saturday evening. The Oklahoma Songwriters Festival was created in 2016 by Ada-native Zac Maloy, singer and songwriter for The Nixons – an Oklahoma-based rock… Continue Reading Oklahoma Songwriters Festival Hosts Fourth Annual Event

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