Tuesday, September 16, 2014::Film tax credits create jobs in Pennsylvania
In response to letter writer Henry E. Haller of Shadyside (“Filmmaker Welfare,” Sept. 3) and the so-called corporate welfare regarding the Pennsylvania film tax credit, it is a proven fact that every $1 given in tax credits in Pennsylvania generates $1.72 back to the state in tax revenue.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014::'Foxcatcher' director discusses filming in Pittsburgh
TORONTO – “Foxcatcher” director Bennett Miller considered the Andy Warhol Museum his refuge during filming in Western Pennsylvania while the “bridges and those incredible rivers and the sort of decaying grandeur of this magnificently striving city was pretty impressive” for actor Mark Ruffalo.
Thursday, September 4, 2014::Movie boxing ring finds a home in the Hill District
A little bit of Hollywood and a lot of training — in athletics and life — will be available to young people who take advantage of a new boxing gym in the Hill District that has opened in the Centre Avenue YMCA.