The songs biting lyrics landed Najafi a death sentence (fatwa) from Ayatollah Safi Golpayegani, a Shia cleric in the Iranian city of Qom. In addition, a $100,000 reward was offered to anyone who kills Najafi.
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Beth Nelson is head of all things film in Savannah. Today she talks about their work in the region to draw economic activity to the region.
Eight studio and independent features were selected from 92 applications for the $68 million handed out in the latest round of tax incentives that are designed to attract more big-budget movie shoots to California.
The Commissioner met with companies that have made significant investments in the state including the Pinewood Studios Group. Pinewood Studios Group represents Georgia’s rise to the top as a film destination. 320 film and television productions shot in Georgia in the past year.
Barring a last-minute settlement, a jury will decide if the railroad, which operated the train and owned the bridge, should have taken precautions to avert the deadly crash.
Lawrence Kim comes to Georgia from L.A. with mounds of production design experience. He talks about creating a world to tell a story.
The films, to be directed by Tammy’Dele founder and principal Tammy Williams, will focus on family-friendly content.
With more than 30 years of production experience, Wilmington, NC’s film crew is known as one of the best. In 1983, “Firestarter” was our first production. It drew master crew people from around the world. Many settled and raised their families in our city. The studio was built in 1984, and the industry began to grow. Film crew members were drawn from all major production centers such as New York, Los Angels and London. The masters took on local apprentices, and the crew population increased. Our colleagues continued to live and work here. They also travelled to production locations. A…
By Rebecca Daniel, Senior Staff Writer Finally. As the lights went down and Wonder Woman began, I watched in awe. This was really happening. It’s an incredible feeling to watch a female superhero have her own movie. Heck, it’s an incredible feeling to watch a female character have her own action scene! Keep in mind these aren’t boring “I’m just gonna run around and hit something if it comes my way” action scenes. These are slow-motion, Matrix style action sequences. The second I saw them, I wanted to say, “thank you Patty Jenkins for directing this.” And “can we please rewind that?!”…
In just a few weeks, parts of Macon’s Poplar Street will transform into the site of a desegregation movement in the 1970s.