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Hawaii’s Film Industry Optimistic About Resuming Production

As the state looks to recover from the financial downturn caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Hawaii’s film industry hopes to help jump-start the economy.
06 May 2020

Production, Incentives

NY State Film Production Tax Credit Program Changes Now in Effect

New York State’s Governor Andrew Cuomo recently signed the NYS budget for fiscal year 2021 into law. 
22 April 2020

Production, Incentives

Easily Approve Payments and Sign Checks Remotely with AP Check Runs

Are you still running to the office to approve payments or sign checks? With GreenSlate AP check runs, you don’t have to.
21 April 2020

Production, Digital Solutions, COVID-19 Updates

The Filmmakers Guide to the Industry

They say there is no better way to learn than by doing. It's especially true in filmmaking, but if you're not ready to roll up your sleeves and get in the mix, you can always talk to the people who have. Or just tune into The Filmmaker’s Guide to...
09 April 2020

News, Production

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Employers

As the COVID-19 situation evolves, we continue to receive questions from concerned productions. While the severity of COVID-19 or how many people will fall ill is currently unknown, employers should be proactive in implementing prevention strategies...
09 March 2020

News, Production, COVID-19 Updates

Easily Monitor Tax Incentives with the Incentives Dashboard

One of the most common questions asked after wrapping production is “where is my tax incentive?”  Find all the information you need, all in one place, with the GreenSlate Incentives Dashboard, a comprehensive management tool designed to enable...
30 January 2020

Production, Digital Solutions, Incentives

‘Just giving them hope is life-changing. And that's before they even get here.’

Julie Harris Walker, GreenSlate’s Senior Vice President - West Coast Operations, recently sat down with Jeffrey Shapiro, the executive director of an incredible organization called Exceptional Minds, a Los Angeles-based non-profit digital arts...
29 January 2020

Production, The GreenSlate Podcast

Six Tips to Easily Onboard Your Crew with Digital Production Solutions

In our Evolution of the Production Office study, 93% of entertainment industry professionals indicated that they could benefit from digital solutions, but nearly 40% of respondents indicated that the crew not being ready is a reason to not fully...
02 December 2019

Production, Digital Solutions, Going Digital 101

'It’s Almost like a Dating App but for Casting'

  Growing up, Rum Sheikhani was a self-proclaimed “nerdy child,” tinkering around on the new world wide web, teaching herself HTML, CSS, and building websites. After getting a degree in accounting, then working in public accounting for PWC and...
25 November 2019

Production, Digital Solutions, The GreenSlate Podcast

Required California Sexual Harassment Training Latest Updates

What type of training is required? Who is required to provide and complete the training? And what does this mean for your production?
22 October 2019

News, Production