WF Newsletter Archive

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…

March 2014

March 7, 2014 WF Newsletter

  WASHINGTON FILMWORKS ANNUAL BOARD RETREAT The WF Board of Directors and staff convened this month for our annual board retreat, including newest Board Member Juan Mas. This yearly gathering allows WF to assess the organization's activities, prioritize action items,…

February 2014

February 7, 2014 WF Newsletter

  NEW COMMERCIALS APPROVED The Washington Filmworks (WF) Board of Directors recently approved funding assistance for 3 commercials. These projects are a direct result of the Commercialize Seattle initiative, a business development campaign that's garnering national attention. Since 2007, WF has distributed or…

January 2014

January 7, 2014 WF Newsletter

  GET YOUR APPLICATIONS IN! Washington Filmworks (WF) is accepting applications for our Standard Program. WF offers funding assistance for qualified in-state expenditures of up to 30% for motion pictures and episodic series with less than six episodes. WF offers…

November 2013

November 7, 2013 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WASHINGTON IN THE NATIONAL NEWS Schuyler Hoss, International Relations Director, Office of Governor Inslee, and Tony Zhang, producer and Vice President of DMG Entertainment. Washington Filmworks (WF) continues to work hard to bring features and commercials to Washington State…

October 2013

October 7, 2013 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ STANDARD PROGRAM OPEN FOR BUSINESS   Beginning 12/1/13 Washington Filmworks (WF) will accept applications for our Standard Program for projects that begin on or after 1/1/14. WF offers funding assistance for qualified in-state expenditures of up to 30% for motion…

September 2013

September 7, 2013 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ WF APPROVES NEW PROJECTS  The Washington Filmworks (WF) Board of Directors recently approved funding assistance for one commercial, which shot in Seattle this August. Since 2007, WF has approved 93 projects through the standard program, representing an estimated $243…

August 2013

August 7, 2013 WF Newsletter

____________________________________________________ ANNOUNCING THE NEW WF BOARD CHAIR    Washington Filmworks (WF) is pleased to announce Don Jensen as the new Chair of the WF Board of Directors. Jensen was appointed to the position this month by Governor Jay Inslee. He has over…