WoodyFest 2021

WoodyFest Returns for 24th Annual Event in Woody Guthrie’s Hometown

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to sponsor the 24th annual Woody Guthrie Folk Festival (WoodyFest) celebrating the iconic folk singer’s 109th birthday in his hometown of Okemah, Oklahoma, July 14-18. This five-day event will pay tribute to Woody Guthrie through songs, communion, scholarship, tradition, storytelling and songwriting. Performers include Cathy Guthrie, Sarah Lee Guthrie, Serena Guthrie, John Fullbright, Samantha Crain, David Amram, Joel Rafael, Ellis Paul, Crys Matthews, Travis Linville, BranJae, Randy […]

Summer at Prairie Surf

Prairie Surf Media to Host Summer Film Course Series

Prairie Surf Media (PSM) is proud to present their first-ever summer film course series at the newly renovated Prairie Surf Studios in downtown Oklahoma City. PSM is kick starting the summer with a four-week Screenwriting class and a one-day Pathways panel. Both events will feature elite guest speakers and will be hosted by the team at Prairie Surf Media. Prairie Surf Media is a global production company focused on multi-platform content creation in the growing […]

SeriesFest 2021

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office Presents Pitch-A-Thon at SeriesFest Season 7

Celebrating its seventh year, the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to be a returning partner of SeriesFest, an award-winning annual independent television pilot festival based in Denver, Colorado, which will be held virtually June 24 – July 11, 2021. Dedicated to showcasing innovative episodic content and championing artists at the forefront of such independent programming, SeriesFest Season 7 features the theme “What’s Next?” and will include a slate of special events, premieres […]

FEIO July Workshop

Final Day to Register for the Film Education Institute of Oklahoma’s Film Production Workshop

Today is the final day to register for the Film Education Institute of Oklahoma’s (FEIO) 2021 Summer Film Production Workshop, which will take place July 5-8, 2021, at Prairie Surf Studios in Oklahoma City. The FEIO is dedicated to increasing Oklahoma’s workforce through education. This summer workshop creates an environment that fosters growth with hands-on training while participants create a short film inside Prairie Surf Studios. FEIO has partnered with Nathan Gardocki Productions (NGP) to […]

Prairie Surf OKCU Art Dept Workshop

Prairie Surf Media and Oklahoma City University Present Art Department Workshop Series

Prairie Surf Media (PSM) and Oklahoma City University (OKCU) are proud to present the PSM & OKCU Art Department Workshop Series June 19-23, 2021, in Oklahoma City. Aimed at growing Oklahoma’s film workforce, participants are invited to join PSM and esteemed faculty from OKCU’s School of Theatre and Film Department for a series of training workshops designed to educate those who are interested in employment opportunities in Oklahoma’s film and television industry, specifically in the […]

deadCenter Film Festival 2021

Oklahoma Film + Music Office “Zooms In” on State’s Film Industry at 21st Annual deadCenter Film Festival

The Oklahoma Film and Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to be a returning partner of the 21st annual deadCenter Film Festival. The festival, which will be presented as a hybrid event this year, will host many screenings and events virtually as well as a limited selection of in-person events throughout Oklahoma City June 10-21, 2021. The largest event of its kind in Oklahoma, deadCenter promotes, encourages and celebrates independent films with both the organization’s annual […]

Greenwood Film Festival 2021

Inaugural Greenwood Film Festival Launches in Tulsa

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to be a partner of the inaugural Greenwood Film Festival (GFF) to be held in Tulsa June 12-14, 2021. One of many events commemorating the centennial anniversary of the Tulsa race massacre, GFF seeks to honor the past while also working to build a strong and vibrant future for the art, culture and film community in the city’s Greenwood District. This year’s festival selections will showcase […]

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Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt Signs ‘Filmed in Oklahoma Act of 2021’ Increasing State’s Film and TV Incentives

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt signed new legislation on May 24, 2021, designed to attract higher impact film and television productions to the state. SB 608 establishes the ‘Filmed in Oklahoma Act of 2021’ further increasing the state’s film incentive cap and eligibility threshold to host major motion pictures and television series with additional mechanisms in place to further grow local workforce and infrastructure as well as stimulate economic impact in Oklahoma’s rural communities. “It is […]

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City of El Reno Becomes First Community to Achieve Oklahoma Film Friendly Community Certification; Establishes TV & Film Commission

The City of El Reno has seen a steady increase in film and television production in recent years. Since 2019, the community has welcomed a number of feature films, including “Thirteen Minutes”, “Stillwater”, “Sorority Sister Killer”, “Impropriety”, “Cheer For Your Life”, “How I Met Your Murderer” and most recently the Lionsgate films “The Unbreakable Boy” and “American Underdog: The Kurt Warner Story”. Recognizing the value and economic impact of the film and television industry, the […]

Tonkawa Film Festival 2021

Tonkawa Chamber of Commerce Hosts Second Annual Tonkawa Film Festival

The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is proud to be a sponsor of the second annual Tonkawa Film Festival, which will be held in-person May 21-22, 2021. Committed to promoting the art of filmmaking in the heart of Oklahoma, the film festival is hosted by the Tonkawa Chamber of Commerce, and screenings will be held at Wilkin Hill on the beautiful Northern Oklahoma College campus. The Tonkawa Film Festival will include 38 genre-spanning short […]