Film

Incentives, taxes, productions and festivals

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Co-owners sell production studio

February 7, 2017
A provider of lighting, grip and camera support equipment for the film industry has purchased a local production studio. Read More

Movie theater closing doors

February 2, 2017
A movie theater in the region featuring more than 30 draft beers has announced it will close. Read More

Grand Rapids Film Festival produces 36-Hour Challenge

January 13, 2017
A local organization is challenging filmmakers to create a film in 36 hours. Read More

Documentary to spotlight town’s history

Holland Film Group working on film about city’s immigration, entrepreneurship, public-private partnerships.

December 30, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) A collection of leaders on the lakeshore think Holland has something special, and they want to shine a light on it. Read More

Grand Rapids Public Library launches Kanopy film-streaming service

December 27, 2016
A local library system is offering a new online film-streaming service to its cardholders. Read More

Film focuses on teen learning

Director started the Mosaic Film Experience in 2012 to help students tell stories.

November 11, 2016
Looking around a crowded foyer at the Wealthy Theatre on a weekday afternoon, a sea of faces of all colors mingles, as does laughter and excited chatter. Read More

Startups hit the big screen

October 26, 2016
An IT services firm, a startup fund and an economic development agency are partnering to host two free showings of a film about startups next month. Read More

Nonprofit produces mobile film contest for students

October 11, 2016
A local nonprofit is calling for mobile short-film submissions by local high school and college students. Read More

Grand Rapids Film Society launches with backing

September 2, 2016
Get your popcorn ready. Read More

Filmmaker fights homelessness with friendship

Former Crane Wives member not just waiting for change.

August 12, 2016
Would you want to end homelessness on Division Avenue if it meant becoming close friends with a homeless person? Read More