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Crain’s NY Business

Miriam Kreinin Souccar, staff writer for Crain’s NY Business, writes wonderfully informative articles about the business side of the entertainment industry. This summer she reached out to talk with me about my niche business working with locations that want their moment  ..read more

photo, Gotham pre-Production

Gotham Pre-Production

Gotham, the dark, successful TV show which airs on the Fox Network, is in its fourth season. And like many of the successful TV series that shoot in New York City, their Location Manager is very mindful of the impact  ..read more

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Space Odyssey?

Crain’s writer Miriam Kreinin Souccar just published a story about the trend of apartment dwellers who enjoy renting their apartments for TV shoots (Crain’s NY Business, April 10, 2017, p16). The apartment owners plus the buildings make money to compensate  ..read more

Mozart in the Jungle

They came uptown to Washington Heights to shoot part of an episode for Season 3 of Mozart in the Jungle. They were filming at the Grinnell apartment building, a client on Riverside Drive. It was a quick 3 day shoot–just  ..read more

photo, The Cedars rear garden path

The sunny sunny south shines

  Just back from several days in Columbus, Ga. —  the second largest city in the state — overseeing a photo shoot to assure that my client’s amazing Plantation house shows well on the Georgia State Film Commission website as  ..read more

757 — Not the area code, the bill

I don’t even know where to start on this one. The good news is that Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal vetoed the so called “religious liberty” bill that would have (a) allowed faith based organizations to deny services to those who  ..read more

Money talks

Is it news to any of us that money talks? Or that tax credits for films and TV pilots really bring in business to New York City? California put through a new $330 million/yr tax credit–expanded to include pilots–and the  ..read more

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Madam Secretary

  Just an exterior shot…. But what an exterior shot! Last night’s episode of Madam Secretary which included a shot of a terrorist jumping off the roof was shot at House of the Redeemer (a client). It took the Madam Secretary  ..read more

Congratulations to Julie Menin

New York, New York…it’s a great movie town and the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment does a good  job of balancing the requests of filmmakers who want to use our city streets as their back lot with the day-to-day  ..read more