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Governor’s Advisory Council on Film meets for first time

It was lights, camera, action in Raleigh on Tuesday as Governor Roy Cooper's Advisory Council on Film, Television and Digital Streaming met for the first time.

Film leaders excited about the future of Hollywood East

Supporters said this change is a big incentive for production companies to bring their films and TV shows to Wilmington. They can bring a production here without worries that the grant will end in three years.

Lights, camera, action! Could Hollywood East be back?

Wilmington is making a name on the call back sheet and film leaders are hopeful Hollywood East will become a star, again.

Businesses, Screen Gems react to bigger film grant

Wilmington businesses are reacting to a big boost for the state's film industry.

Film leaders working to increase grant program, not incentives

videoThe Wilmington Regional Film Commission and the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce held a news conference Thursday morning to discuss the film industry in Wilmington.

Budget plan would give teachers raises, cap film incentive

videoA budget plan unveiled by Republican leaders in Raleigh today would mean more money to teachers and less money for Hollywood.

NC film industry in doubt after committee kills incentive changes

video Could this be the beginning of the end for North Carolina's film industry? Rep. Ted Davis (R-19th District) proposed three changes to a budget bill hoping to extend the state's film tax credit program. He thought he had the green light for it this morning, but that's not what happened.

Industry leaders discuss future of Hollywood East

video Hollywood East is riding a wave of momentum after consecutive banner years, but industry leaders say without help it could soon come to an abrupt halt despite all of the success.

State conference looks at link between film and tourism industries

video Tourism is a driving force for North Carolina's economy, and the movie and TV industry is helping fuel that economic engine.

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