Film News

Here is a collection of news articles about Michigan’s thriving film industry.

Filmed in Michigan, ‘Oz: The Great and Powerful’ is truly magical
Detroit Free Press, 11/12/2012

Flint Township native adapts award-winning ‘Life of Pi’ for silver screen
MLive, 11/08/2012

ANN ARBOR: Michigan Theater’s Russ Collins reflects on 30 years with community institution, 11/04/2012

‘Red Dawn’ features Michigan landmarks, hits theaters Nov. 21
The Oakland Press, 10/30/2012

World Series in Detroit: Motown as seen in the movies, on TV and in Tiger appearances, 10/27/2012

Feature Film Needlestick Approved for Film Incentives
Michigan Film Office, 10/23/2012

Film Office Starts New Year with More Dollars, Higher Hopes
Bridge, 10/16/2012

Metro-Detroit actors appear in “The Perks Of Being A Wallflower”
Action News, 10/07/2012

‘Her Telling Heart,’ a feminist film retelling of Poe’s ‘Telltale Heart,’ to premiere at the Michigan
Ann, 10/2/2012

Locally made disaster flick ‘Black Sky’ a bright spot for film industry
Detroit Free Pres, 09/21/2012

Local filmmakers chronicle rise and fall of Michigan Film Tax Incentive, 09/12/12

Michigan Theater to Launch Motor City Movies Series
Ann, 09/10/12

On the set of “Fractured”
michiganmoviemagazine, 09/06/2012

Pure Michigan video shoot showcasing Michigan Stadium, Ypsilanti Water Tower draws crowds
Ann, 08/22/2012

Ann Arbor-filmed ‘Love and Honor,’ starring Liam Hemsworth, releases trailer-in Russian
Ann, 08/15/2012

Moviemakers review 2012 state incentives
Detroit Free Press, 08/04/2012

U-M students get chance to show off filmmaking skills at film fest
Detroit Free Press, 08/02/2012

Tilda Swinton movie, from director Jim Jarmusch, to be filmed in Michigan
mlive, 07/16/2012

Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival announces movie, event lineup
mlive, 07/03/2012

Indie Film Director Jim Jarmusch preparing to shoot vampire love story in Detroit
Detroit Free Press, 06/28/2012

Mich. approves incentives for WWII vet film
The Detroit News, 06/14/2012

Filmmakers still seeing stars after incentives cut
mlive, 06/14/2012

State film drought to end, with several films ready to shoot
Detroit Free Press, 06/08/2012

The making of a bully explored in a new film project
Between the Lines, 06/08/2012

Cinetopia arrives; new takes on ‘Snow White’ and ‘Frankenstein'; and more
Ann, 05/31/2012

Michigan Film Industry to Get Extra $25M to Lure Hollywood, 05/27/2012

Local Film Explores Bullying Through the Bully’s Eyes
CBS Detroit, 05/23/2012

Looking back at Washtenaw County’s years in Hollywood’s spotlight
Ann, 05/07/2012

The Five Year Engagement Producer and Director Discuss Their Time in Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor News, 04/27/2012

The Kid is all right
Michigan Today, 04/19/2012

Ann Arbor movie ‘The Five Year Engagement’ poised for respectable box-office take
Ann, 04/23/2012

Michigan Theater to Host New International Film Fest
Michigan Radio, 04/16/2012

Festival features U-M faculty, U galleries
Montage, 03/2012

Ann Arbor Film Festival Opens 50th Year in Style
Ann, 03/21/2012

Documentary Looks at Detroit’s Modern History
Daily Tribune, 03/08/2012

Jason Segel’s ‘Five-Year Engagement’ Tapped as Tribeca Film Festival Opener
ACESHOWBIZ, 03/01/2012

Student film group receives top honors for public service announcements
Ann, 02/12/2012

Pure Michigan, film incentive funding maintained under Snyder budget proposal
mlive, 02/09/2012

Moving Pictures series bringing little-seen movies on a musical theme to the Michigan Theater
Ann, 02/05/2012

Detroit fares well at Sundance Film Festival
Detroit Free Press, 01/31/2012

Ann Arbor’s Sundance USA selection gets positive early reaction in Utah
Ann, 01/24/2012