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Georgia’s largest movie studio could open by summer in Gwinnett

BY CARLA CALDWELL – ATLANTA BUSINESS CHRONICLE Jacoby Development says it could have Georgia’s largest movie studio open by this...

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So long, Hollywood; hello, Georgia

A snapshot of two years, 1997 and 2012, illustrates the diminishing role California plays in the production of feature films....

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State says Georgia films generated nearly $1 billion impact

BY JENNIFER BRETT – THE ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION Those lights and cameras mean plenty of economic action in Georgia. Georgia’s filming...

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Georgia-filmed productions generate $3.3 billion in 2013

Reprinted from: Atlanta Business Chronicle, November 22, 2013 The Georgia Film, Music & Digital Entertainment Office, a division of the...

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Blockbuster movie being shot in Gwinnett

Reprinted from: Gwinnett Forum.com, November 19, 2013 A big part of the future of Gwinnett may be happening right now,...

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Toronto & Atlanta: Hollywood’s Chameleon Cities

Reprinted from: The Credits, June 17, 2013 Most people are probably confident in their ability to distinguish between Atlanta and...

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Training Georgians to go from watching movies to working on them

Georgia’s rapidly growing film industry has more jobs than qualified workers — so much so that the industry is importing...

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‘Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Tracking for Massive $185M Box-Office Opening

Reprinted from: The Wrap News, October 31, 2013 The Jennifer Lawrence sequel looks like a record-breaker but lack of 3D...

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Giving away tax incentives for film, television is gift that keeps on giving

Reprinted from: Saporta Report, September 30, 2013 What a difference an incentive makes. That was the bottom line of Monday’s...

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Douglas County getting its on-screen closeups

Reprinted from: Atlanta Business Chronicle, September 27, 2013 The surge of Georgia-created movies and shows normally is attributed to the...

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