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Seattle names new Bumbershoot producer, major changes on the way
January 12, 2022 – Seattle Times

Important Film Incentive Legislation Moving. Please Tune In and Let’s Get This Done!
January 11, 2022 – Keep Film in WA

Executive Constantine announces $1.9 million in awards supporting creative economic recovery for 185 Events & Festivals
January 10, 2022 – King County

RSVP for Jan. 19th Film Day (virtual this year) and Tune In to Washington Filmworks’ New Series ‘Behind The Olympia Curtain’

January 4, 2022 – Keep Film in WA

Sundance Cancels In-Person Program, Film Festival to Go Virtual
January 5, 2022 – Variety

Despite appearances, Mark Cuban’s company not razing the Guild 45th
January 5, 2022 – The Business Journals Seattle

Shake-up at 2 Seattle music venues as they reopen after nearly 2 years
January 4, 2022 – Seattle Times

Governor Inslee Includes the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program in Proposed Supplemental Budget
December 23, 2021 – Washington Filmworks

There Should Be More Seattle Movies Filmed in Seattle
December 28, 2021 – The Stranger

Over 100 creative businesses and organizations will receive grants from the $19.5 million King County Arts & Culture Fund
December 13, 2021 – King County

Performing artists in Seattle appreciative of strict COVID-19 vaccination rules
October 13, 2021 – King 5

Soderbergh shot ‘Kimi’ in Seattle, so why aren’t more big Hollywood movies made in Washington state?
October 8, 2021 – Seattle Times

Action! Seattle Film Summit organizers say it’s time to build industry in state
September 1, 2021 – Seattle Times

Seattle Performing Arts Organizations and Music Venues Announce Vaccination Requirements and Mask Mandates for the Fall Season
August 18, 2021 – The Stranger

One-On-One with Tom Skerritt
July 12, 2021 – Seattle Magazine

Seattle is Reviving its Film Industry
July 9, 2021 – Seattle Magazine

Life Music Returns to South End Venues
July 7, 2021 – South Seattle Emerald

With Hollywood Production in Overdrive, the Sound Stage is a Hot Commodity
July 9, 2021 – Wall Street Journal

Opportunities

4Culture Hiring! Program Manager III: Building for Equity
Deadline: February 18, 2022

Vera Project Digital Production Lab Open Now
Deadline: February 2, 2022

4Culture Fund for Individual Cultural Producers
Deadline: February 2, 2022

Cornish College of the Arts hiring Executive Director for the School of Creative Arts
Closing: February 1, 2022

WA Dept. of Commerce Hiring First Creative Sector Lead
Deadline: ongoing (but don’t sleep on this)

RFP Closing Soon: Seeking nonprofit organizations to expand business support efforts with historically marginalized communities
Closing: January 7, 2022

Timber Outdoor Music Festival Submissions Open for Musicians
Deadline: January 15, 2022

BigFoot Green Room Scriptwriting Challenge is Open for Applications
Deadline: January 9, 2022

King County Celebrates Martin Luther King Day with Local Artists & Creatives; virtual & free 1/13 at 12pm
January 13, 2022

RFP Closing Soon: Seeking nonprofit organizations to expand business support efforts with historically marginalized communities;
Closing: January 7, 2022

NFFTY is proud to announce the return of Film Career Day, produced in partnership with the City of Seattle Office of Economic Development and Office of Arts & Culture.
November 6, 11-3 PM – Film Career Day

Now Seeking Our Next Visionary Executive Director
October 26, 2021 – Northwest Film Forum

Work at Washington Filmworks: Production Services Manager
September 3, 2021 – Washington Filmworks

SBA Announces Opening of Paycheck Protection Program Direct Forgiveness Portal
July 28, 2021 – SBA