Incentives, taxes, productions and festivals


'Buzzard' releases across US

March 6, 2015
A Grand Rapids indie film is being released nationally on Friday. Read More

Startup develops web app for filmmakers

February 18, 2015
A startup is developing a web app to help filmmakers manage the many facets of their productions. Read More

Film studio releases 'Old Fashioned' romance to nation

February 4, 2015
On Valentine’s Day weekend, two movies with very different portrayals of romance will be released in theaters. Read More

Founders Brewing releases KBS

January 16, 2015
Founders Brewing Co. will dedicate a whole week to the limited release of one of the highest-rated beers in the world. Read More

Coffee distributor screens documentary

January 15, 2015
A local coffee roaster and distributor is bringing an internationally screened documentary on coffee to Michigan for the first time this weekend. Read More

State extends film incentives

December 29, 2014
Governor Rick Snyder has put his John Hancock on a piece of legislation that extends the Michigan film credit program for seven years. Read More

Chop and Hue sets up cinematic shop in Grand Rapids

Firm will tackle perceptions related to corporate films and larger markets.

June 27, 2014
“Corporate film does not have to be boring,” said Dustin Foster. Read More

'Exported From Michigan' premieres in Grand Rapids

June 10, 2014
A documentary on Michigan’s economic comeback is premiering in Grand Rapids this week. Read More

Alliance produces event on winning film festivals

May 28, 2014
It takes more than art to make a successful independent film. Read More