|Posted on 7/7/2016 6:01:00 AM.|
Officials with Louisiana’s movie industry are excited Governor Edwards has called on Louisiana Economic Development to conduct an extensive review of the state’s film tax credit program. Executive Director of the Louisiana Film Entertainment Association, Robert Vosbein, says the governor wants to make the program work for both the state and Hollywood producers.
|Louisiana Film Entertainment Association, Hollywood South, Robert Vosbein|
|Posted on 4/7/2015 4:26:00 AM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
The Louisiana Film Entertainment Association says a study they commissioned found that movies made here created up to $4 billion dollars in economic output in 2013. HR&A Advisors Partner Shuprotim Bhaumik says over 33,000 jobs and over $1.2 billion in personal income can be attributed to the state's film tax credits.
|Louisiana Film Entertainment Association, HR&A Advisors, Shuprotim Bhaumik, david tatman|