Superior Tourism adds new incentive

Superior Tourism Commission announces Film Production Incentive FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  January 9, 2023 (Superior, WI)The Superior Tourism Commission now welcomes film production crews to sleep and cater in Superior with a new incentive.  Film, TV, and commercial productions can apply for a 25% rebate on qualified lodging, food, and catering expenditures made in Superior.  The […]

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NOW HIRING

REGION’S FIRST FEATURE OF 2022 Independent Film “Cash for Gold”  is now accepting resumes to shoot in Chisholm, MN for the following positions: Crafty Office PA Set PA Drivers Locations PA Props Wardrobe Art Department To apply, send resumes to: lostforty.studios2022@gmail.com For casting auditions please contact:  paigemailercasting@gmail.com

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Tax Credit Will Encourage New Spending and Job Growth in the North Star State

Duluth, MN (July 7, 2021) – After intense budget discussions and negotiations, the 2021 Omnibus Tax Bill was recently approved by both the House and Senate, and Governor Tim Walz signed on July 1.  The bill includes a Minnesota Film Production Tax Credit that creates a transferable tax credit of up to 25% on qualified in-state expenditures for TV/film production. Minnesota appropriates zero dollars on this program as the […]

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Colleges of Northeast (Minnesota) Higher Education District (NHED) and UMFO to bring workforce training to the Taconite Tax Assistance Area

Duluth, MN May 12, 2021   Advanced Minnesota, the Customized Training and Continuing Education arm of the Northeast Higher Education District (NHED) colleges (as well as Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College), and Upper Midwest Film Office (UMFO) have been awarded a Workforce Development grant by the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation (IRRR) to develop […]

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Upper Midwest Film Office Aims to Advance Local Economic Recovery

[Duluth, MN]:  JANUARY, 2021. The mission of the Upper Midwest Film Office (UMFO) is to advance the region as a leader in the creative economy by empowering storytelling artists to launch and sustain successful careers, businesses and communities. “We are excited to be part of the economic growth of our region.” says Chief Production Officer […]

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