Monthly Archives: June 2009

Last Push for SB621: Film Means JOBS

Yesterday’s efforts in Salem gave our film incentive bill SB621 real LIFE, when hopes had all but faded! Legislators were amazed by all the calls, emails and personal visits. By the end of the day, there was quite a buzz … Continue reading

Lana Talks to KBOO about the Impact of Film & TV on Oregon’s Economy

This morning, Dmae Roberts, host of Stage and Studio on KBOO FM 90.7, spoke with Oregon casting director Lana Veenker about the economic impact that national shows like “Leverage” and films have our acting and technical arts community. Click on … Continue reading

Lana Gives Tips to Child Actors on Better.TV

Brooke Carlson of the nationally syndicated program “Better” talks with Casting Director Lana Veenker about getting your child into the biz, no matter where you live. PS: Just a note that Lana was misquoted when talking about what to look … Continue reading

Last Chance to Save SB621

THIS IS OUR LAST CHANCE TO SAVE SB621, THE BILL THAT WILL BRING JOBS TO OREGON. We’ve asked those in the Oregon film and video community on many occasions to write to their legislators about SB621 (Oregon Production Investment Fund), … Continue reading