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CALIF. FILM CREDITS DRY UP; SO DOES PRODUCTION

April 27, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Illustrating how dependent the local film and TV industry has become on tax credits, FilmL.A., the semi-official agency that coordinates the issuance of permits for location shooting in the Los Angeles area, said that overall production activity fell 20 percent last week compared with the comparable week a year ago. Feature film production took the […]

LOCATION FILMING DROPS IN L.A. — DESPITE TAX INCENTIVES

April 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Location production of feature films in the city of Los Angeles and nearby parts of the county declined 5.3 percent in the first quarter versus last year, according to FilmL.A., the one-stop permit facilitator for the area. In a statement issued on Tuesday FilmL.A. pointedly noted that the decline in filming came despite tax incentives […]