COMMISSION BOARD MEETING

COMMISSION BOARD MEETING

There will be a meeting of the Board Members of the Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at noon at Malco's Studio on the Square Theatre.

COMMISSION-ASSISTED FEATURE "BRIAN BANKS" SEEKS LOCAL ACTORS AND EXTRAS

From On Location Casting: 

Feature Film “BRIAN BANKS”
CASTING PAID BACKGROUND EXTRAS

We will be filming in MEMPHIS, TN between 9/25/17 and 11/18/17

SEEKING the FOLLOWING TYPES as well as General Extras (all ages & types):
FOOTBALL PLAYERS CHEERLEADERS TEACHERS
COACHES CHURCHGOERS REPORTERS
LAW ENFORCEMENT RESTAURANT PATRONS FAMILIES
LAWYERS PRISONER/INMATE TYPES RECRUITERS
FOOTBALL FANS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
COLLEGE STUDENTS 

EXTRAS will be PAID $64.00 for 8 hours ($8/hr) plus overtime after 8 hours and meals will be provided if working a full day


TO BE CONSIDERED for EXTRA work on this project:
Complete a FREE Talent Application at www.onlocationcasting.net
(**DO NOT PAY FOR THE ‘ACTIVE’ ACCOUNT UPGRADES!!! It is NOT necessary to do this to be booked for work on this project!!**)

If you have further questions or need more information CALL or EMAIL:
Phone: 901-244-7518 Email: brianbankscasting@gmail.com

COMMISSION-ASSISTED "BRIAN BANKS" TO FILM IN MEMPHIS

Check out the news about the exciting new Commission-assisted project filming in Memphis.. "BRIAN BANKS" Directed by Tom Shadyac!

 

Check out the news about the exciting new Commission-assisted project filming in Memphis.. "BRIAN BANKS" Directed by Tom Shadyac!

 

http://www.commercialappeal.com/story/news/2017/09/07/comedy-director-shoot-true-story-racial-injustice-memphis/643178001/

 

http://deadline.com/2017/09/aldis-hodge-greg-kinnear-biopic-usc-football-player-accused-of-rape-brian-banks-tom-shadyac-1202163538/

FILM COMMISSION SUPPORTS NEW CLAYBORN REBORN/ON LOCATION MEMPHIS FILM SERIES

FILM COMMISSION SUPPORTS NEW CLAYBORN REBORN/ON LOCATION MEMPHIS FILM SERIES

Film Commission supports new Clayborn/On Location series:

Clayborn Reborn is partnering with the On Location: Memphis film festival this summer to bring The 15 Film Series to Clayborn Temple, screening 15 films over the course of 15 weeks.

The project, presented by First Tennessee Foundation’s ArtsFirst, ArtsMemphis and supported by the Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission, begins June 15 with the critically acclaimed film “Fruitvale Station.”

FILM PRIZE: MEMPHIS TO AWARD $10K TO WINNER!

Film Prize: Memphis to award $10,000 - there’s still time to enter:

The second year of Film Prize: Memphis is underway. Ten short films made in Shelby County will compete for a $10,000 cash prize.

There’s still time to enter. Go to http://memphisfilmprize.com/ for information.

The dates:

June 8, 2017, 11:59pm – Rough cuts of films and qualification discs are due at midnight the night of the 14th. Any films arriving after midnight will not be eligible for the Memphis Film Prize.

June 29, 2017 – Announcement of Final 10 films that will compete for the Memphis Film Prize. Each film receives $250 award.

July 14, 2017 – Final cuts and promotional materials are due from Finalists.

August 4-6, 2017 – Film Prize: Memphis 2017 Festival.

COMMISSION BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

There will be a meeting of The Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission Board of Directors on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at noon at Malco's Studio on the Square Theatre. 

CMT's "Sun Records"

CMT's "Sun Records"

Memphis Business Journal Cover story: CMT's 'Sun Records' puts the Memphis film/TV industry back in the limelight

Feb 17, 2017, 5:00am CST

INDUSTRIES & TAGS

 

 

 

 

MEMPHIS WINS #10

MEMPHIS WINS #10

MEMPHIS WINS #10 SLOT ON TOP TEN MOVIE CITIES LIST!

http://www.moviemaker.com/archives/best_of/best-places-to-live-and-work-as-a-moviemaker-2017/

2016 Indie Memphis awards

From Indie Memphis:

That's A Wrap
Whew! What a week. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did.

Take a look at our complete list of award winners below to see if your favorite films took home the prizes.

Big thanks to our award's show host ALEX BLAGG for a highly entertaining show. Major props to ORION FEDERAL CREDIT UNION for sponsoring our audience awards.

Stay tuned for more news about our 2017 events coming soon...

MDQ Still Seeking Paid Extras

The “Million Dollar Quartet” project shooting in Memphis is seeking extras. The CMT Television series is a client of the Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission and the Tennessee Entertainment Commission.

Memphis the Film

Independent filmmaker Tim Sutton returns to Memphis on Friday, September 19th, for the opening weekend of the Memphis run of his feature film, "Memphis." As a special guest of The Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission and Malco Theatres, Inc.