WF Newsletter Archive

Washington Filmworks Welcomes Equity Chairs Myron Partman and Malcolm Pelles

Washington Filmworks is pleased to welcome Myron Partman and Malcolm Pelles as our new Equity Chairs. Partman and Pelles will help lead the equity work at Washington Filmworks and collaborate with the board, staff and our partners at Epiphanies of Equity to develop our social…

The Social Safety Net Survey Results Are In!

November 4, 2020 Blog, WF Newsletter

The Social Safety Net Survey Results Are In! Unemployment insurance, financial assistance and community  named as key to sustainability during the pandemic. During these challenging economic times, programs like unemployment insurance, workers comp, healthcare and food assistance programs provide a…

Washington Filmworks Approves ‘All Those Small Things’ as Part of Local Lens Program

Washington Filmworks is pleased to announce the Board of Directors has approved All Those Small Things, another locally-produced feature scheduled to film in Eastern Washington and the greater Spokane area. Read on for a description of the film and if…

Washington Filmworks Launches Local Lens

  Washington State becomes first production incentive program in the country to reserve its funding exclusively for local projects Washington Filmworks is pleased to announce that it is the first production incentive program in the country to reserve its funding…

September 2014

September 30, 2014 WF Newsletter

Monthly Newsletter               September 2014 Z NATION PREMIERE!       Friday, September 12th marked the premiere of Z Nation in Spokane, WA (and also on the Syfy Channel - 10pm on Fridays!) and legions…

August 2014

August 30, 2014 WF Newsletter

Monthly Newsletter               August 2014   STILL ACCEPTING INNOVATION LAB APPS   It's not too late to apply to this round of the Filmworks Innovation Lab! Applications will be accepted through August 28. Applicants should…

July 2014

July 7, 2014 WF Newsletter

  WASHINGTON FILMWORKS APPROVED With the approval of the latest commercial application, WF has exhausted all of the 2014 funds being held in reserve for projects in the Standard Program. WF can raise an additional $3.5 million starting in January…

June 2014

June 7, 2014 WF Newsletter

  WASHINGTON FILMWORKS APPROVES The Washington Filmworks (WF) Board of Directors recently approved funding assistance for one new commercial. This project is a direct result of the Commercialize Seattle initiative, a business development campaign that has garnered national attention. Since 2007, WF has committed…

May 2014

May 7, 2014 WF Newsletter

  RETURN OF THE FILMWORKS INNOVATION LAB! Washington Filmworks (WF) is pleased to announce the return of the Filmworks Innovation Lab. The first funding assistance program of its kind in the nation, the Lab is designed to support Washington based filmmakers…

April 2014

April 7, 2014 WF Newsletter

  WF APPROVES EPISODIC SERIES Z NATION Post Apocalyptic Drama to Film in Spokane this Summer The Washington Filmworks (WF) Board of Directors recently approved funding assistance for Z Nation, a 13 episode television series, and the feature film Captain Fantastic. Since 2007, WF…