According to the December 2018 study, film and television production jobs in New York State are up 55 percent since 2004, growing 4.5 times faster than all other job sectors in the state. New York’s market share of the total of all film and TV jobs in the U.S. grew by 25 percent between 2004MORE
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Filmmaking nourishes and feeds a cast of thousands, including New York State's small businesses.
That's the lesson local restaurants and food establishments around the state are learning when film productions arrive and need to feed the people who work on the increasing number of series and movies that are being shot here.
Casting directors do far more than find movie stars and principal actors for film and television projects-they keep thousands of actors working around New York State as background actors and extras. Casting directors do far more than find movie stars and principalMORE
Feature films, television series, and pilots are venturing out to explore New York State like never before, with location shoots including one in Minnewaska State Park that involved “a major scene with some of our lead actors appearing to jump off a 60-foot waterfall into a pool below,” said Antoine Douaihy, Executive Producer of theMORE
Woodstock, NY – Are you coming to the 2018 Woodstock Film Festival? Are you considering making your next film in Ulster County? Please come chat with us about it at the #UlsterForFilm hospitality booth at Woodstock Artists Association Museum (WAAM) on Friday afternoon.
With up to 45% NYS Film Tax Credits and a variety ofMORE
Saugerties, N.Y. – As part of his ongoing commitment to help local businesses take advantage of the recent expansion in film, media, and television productions that resulted from the post production film tax credit he fought for, Ulster County Executive Mike Hein hosted a Workshop On Doing Business With the Film Industry in partnership withMORE
Kerhonkson, N.Y. –Ulster County Executive Mike Hein in partnership with The Bank of Greene County, Catskill Hudson Bank, Ulster Savings Bank, and Wallkill Valley Federal Savings & Loan today announced the launch of Ulster County’s Film Finance Program. Over the short-term, the Program will encourage more film, media, and television productions to select Ulster CountyMORE