The Cucalorus Film Festival started yesterday in Wilmington, N.C., and runs through the weekend. The schedule is listed online, as is the list of films screening at the festival. Looks like it’ll be a fun one. If you’re attending, let me know how it’s going. I sure wish I could be there!
It’s November 1st! Here are some film-related things happening in the state this month. Know of events happening this month that aren’t listed here? Feel free to add them in the comments section below. November 1st Full Frame’s Youth Screening: THUNDER SOUL (Durham, N.C.) fullframefest.org November 1 – 4th Asheville Cinema Festival (Asheville, N.C.) ashevillecinemafestival.com November 8 – 11th Cucalorus Annual Film Festival (Wilmington, N.C.) cucalorus.org November 13th Carolina Film Society’s Triad
It’s a pleasure to announce the next TriFilm event will be held at Trailblazer Studios in Raleigh, N.C., on Thursday, January 17, 2013. Mark your calendar and register online now. Mingle with filmmakers on the Trailblazer Studios sound stage while enjoying light refreshments. Then go on a tour of their state-of-the-art facility, led by Trailblazer Studios employees. Catch up with people you know, make new friends, and find inspiration in your conversations — you never know what might take shape. While
The film and television scene in North Carolina is heating up again. Productions like “Homeland,” “Caged Heat” (aka “Iron Man 3”), “Revolution,” “Safe Haven,” and “We’re the Millers” have been filming here this year — bringing big names and big bucks to the state. These productions, among others, have contributed $300 million to the North Carolina economy this year alone — up from $220 million last year — according to an article in