Iowa’s Auditor of State David A. Vaudt today released a report on a special investigation of the Iowa Department of Economic Development Film Office and the Film, Television and Video Production Promotion Program (Program) for the period May 17, 2007 through September 21, 2009. See the report below. Vaudt reported the special investigation identified $25,576,300.50 [...]
KANSAS CITY, MO – CinemaKC, a newly formed not-for-profit organization connecting film related groups in Kansas and Missouri, will salute the University of Missouri-Kansas City Film Department on Thursday, October 28 with a screening at the Screenland Crown Center beginning at 7:30 p.m. and will be preceded by an informal mixer at 6:30 p.m. The [...]
Nadine Mummaw of Lake Tapawingo, Mo, a Kansas City suburb, was elected and installed as President of the Women of the Motion Picture Industry, International (WOMPI) on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at the Club’s annual convention in Charlotte, NC. Mrs. Mummaw, as an employee of Durwood Theatres (aka AMC Entertainment), became a member of WOMPI [...]
October 17, 2010 (St. Louis, Mo) – St Louis native Andy W. Meyer of Aunt Max Entertainment, whose previous job as a flight attendant took him high into the sky, is now reaching for the stars, winning this years INTERCOM Best of Education-Youth Certificate of Merit Award for his pilot television show Tracking Andy at [...]
Catch up on industry news from around the state. MOMMA’s fall newsletter is a product of MOMMA’s Communications committee chaired by Joni Tackette. Marla Stoker, one of MOMMA’s newest members, writes the newsletter. We welcome Marla and thank her for her contributions to MOMMA and the industry!
Kathleen Turner Cinema St. Louis What: Tribute to Kathleen Turner, including clip reel of career highlights, presentation of Lifetime Achievement Award, career-spanning interview with KMOX’s Mark Reardon, and screening of “The War of the Roses” When: 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 24 Where: Hi-Pointe Theatre, 1005 McCausland Ave. How much: $20 More info: www.cinemastlouis.org or 314-289-4153; [...]
The best education and network opportunity of the year takes place in Columbia on December 6 and 7, 2010 at the Holiday Inn Select. Two days of power packed seminars! Day one sampling: Webby nominated Mary Feuer (Lonelygirl15, With the Angels and Dante’s Cove) leads a panel on writing and producing for the web. Courtney [...]