The Oklahoma Film + Music Office to Participate at International Christian Visual Media Storytellers Virtual Event

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to participate at the International Christian Visual Media (ICVM) Storytellers Virtual Event November 19-21, 2020. For 45 years, ICVM’s community of writers, directors, producers, performers and distributors have championed the work of industry members who make a difference through film, television and multiple media formats with spiritual emphasis. ICVM’s annual conference draws faith-based content creators from around the world for a multi-day event featuring film screenings,… Continue Reading The Oklahoma Film + Music Office to Participate at International Christian Visual Media Storytellers Virtual Event

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office Launches “Pivotal Work: Early Access Series”

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) invites audiences to virtually preview their 2021 Oklahoma Film and Music Conference with the release of the “Pivotal Work: Early Access Series”. Join some of the state’s leading industry professionals for this free video series, which features workshops and discussions designed to educate and inspire audiences seeking to learn more about career opportunities within Oklahoma’s film and music industries. The “Pivotal Work: Early Access Series” will launch in… Continue Reading The Oklahoma Film + Music Office Launches “Pivotal Work: Early Access Series”

New Film Production and Music Workshops Launching in December

The Film Education Institute of Oklahoma (FEIO), alongside its partners, Nathan Gardocki Productions (NGP) and Castle Row Studios, are launching a series of film production and music workshops designated to help Oklahoma City residents that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants that are interested in retraining to work in one of Oklahoma’s fastest growing industries have the opportunity to learn from over thirty industry professionals in the fields of screenwriting, producing, film production,… Continue Reading New Film Production and Music Workshops Launching in December

Seriesfest and the Oklahoma Film + Music Office Announces Open Call for Pitch-A-Thon Roadshow

SeriesFest, the nation’s premier episodic non-profit organization, in partnership with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), announces the opening of submissions for Pitch-A-Thon Roadshow. SeriesFest’s popular Pitch-A-Thon program is hitting the road as the Pitch-A-Thon Roadshow. Independent content creators will have the opportunity to participate in an exclusive virtual pitch session highlighting the state of Oklahoma with top television, new media and digital executives in hopes of moving their projects forward. “As part of… Continue Reading Seriesfest and the Oklahoma Film + Music Office Announces Open Call for Pitch-A-Thon Roadshow

Oklahoma Songwriters Festival Going Virtual in Year Five

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to once again sponsor the fifth annual Oklahoma Songwriters Festival (OSF), presented by Grand Casino Hotel & Resort, Saturday, November 21, 2020. The Oklahoma Songwriters Festival was created in 2016 by Ada-native Zac Maloy, former singer/songwriter for The Nixons – an Oklahoma-based rock band that rose to fame in the 1990s – in an effort to highlight songwriters and the art of songwriting. Each year Maloy… Continue Reading Oklahoma Songwriters Festival Going Virtual in Year Five

Journal Record’s Now Webinar Series Further Explores Career Opportunities in the Oklahoma Film Industry

The Journal Record (JR) Now Webinar Series continues its free, weekly online discussions with a second session taking a deeper dive into Oklahoma’s film and television industry and associated careers within this business sector on Friday, November 13, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. “Take 2: Getting Started with Your Career in Oklahoma Film” will further explore Oklahoma’s camera-ready workforce development with unique perspectives highlighting the state’s training and education programs as well as the immediate employment… Continue Reading Journal Record’s Now Webinar Series Further Explores Career Opportunities in the Oklahoma Film Industry

Community CARES Partners Relief Funds Available for Film and Music Jobs Retraining

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is working with the Communities Foundation of Oklahoma to raise awareness of the relief funds currently being offered by Community CARES Partners, a resource center for local individuals who have been impacted by COVID-19 and may be considering jobs retraining related to careers in the state’s film and music industries. The Communities Foundation of Oklahoma (CFO) partnered with others in the public and private sectors to support Community… Continue Reading Community CARES Partners Relief Funds Available for Film and Music Jobs Retraining

Horton Records Rock ’N Folk ’N (no) Chili Cook-Off Offers Socially Distanced In-person and Streaming Options

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to be a presenter of this year’s Horton Records Rock ’N Folk ’N (no) Chili Cook-Off. Now in its seventh year, the Rock ’N Folk ’N (no) Chili Cook-Off will host a blended event, with a limited-capacity in-person event and a virtual component, on November 7, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. The event will feature live music from Tulsa musicians Nightingale, Brad Absher & The Superials, Jacob… Continue Reading Horton Records Rock ’N Folk ’N (no) Chili Cook-Off Offers Socially Distanced In-person and Streaming Options

Independent Feature Film “Model House” Wraps Filming in Oklahoma

Thunderbird Films and Model House, LLC, in association with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO), are pleased to announce the completion of principal photography in Oklahoma for the independent feature film “Model House”. The production hired 25 local crew members and filmed throughout the month of September at several sites in Oklahoma City, as well as Turner Falls Park in Davis. Written and directed by Derek Pike, “Model House” follows five models staying together… Continue Reading Independent Feature Film “Model House” Wraps Filming in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Film + Music Office Director to be Featured on Film Industry Panel for Greater OKC Chamber Forum Series

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office’s (OF+MO) Director Tava Maloy Sofsky is proud to be a featured panelist of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s October Forum on Wednesday, October 21, at 12:00 p.m. This month’s forum will highlight the growing appeal of Oklahoma as a film industry destination. As a city on the rise, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber seeks to inform audiences of the major successes, challenges and ways that the local business community… Continue Reading Oklahoma Film + Music Office Director to be Featured on Film Industry Panel for Greater OKC Chamber Forum Series

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