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KC Film Spotlight: Laura Kirk

We are so elated that talented filmmaker and professor, Laura Kirk, sat down to answer a few questions for us this month. Check out her KC Film Spotlight, which spans her career (thus far), [...]


KC Film Spotlight: Lonita Cook

Multi-hyphenate, uber-passionate, Lonita Cook, sat down to answer some questions for us this month! Read on to see what inspired her to produce and critique films, how she supports the local [...]

KC Film Spotlight: Chuck Browne

We were lucky enough that Chuck Browne sat down to answer some questions for us on the heels of his feature release: “The Shutdown”! Read on to see what he’s been up to, his [...]


KC Film Spotlight: Sav Rodgers

The incredible, Kansas City-born and raised Sav Rodgers sat down to answer some questions for us in the lead up to his widely anticipated film’s world premiere at Tribeca this month! Read [...]


KC Film Spotlight: Shawn Edwards

We were lucky enough to catch up with local Producer, Shawn Edwards, ahead of the JuneteenthKC Film Festival (which he both created AND curated for 2023). Read on to see what inspires his work, [...]


KC Film Spotlight: Cory Hinesley

This month, we are honored to have caught up with local Production Designer and Set Dresser: Cory Hinesley! Read about how she got into the field, what it’s like to work on the KC [...]


KC Film Spotlight: DeVonté Brown

We are honored to meet so many talented folks through our work at the KC Film Office. DeVonté Brown is not only a talented Director, Cinematographer and Storyteller, but community and [...]


KC Film Spotlight: Brent & Donna Jones and Film “Bobbi Jo – Under the Influence”

I meet so many cool and talented people through my job at KC Film Office like Brent and Donna Jones. I love their vibe and how much they care about giving back to society through the lens of [...]


KC Film Spotlight: Stellar Image Studios (SIS)

Immediately the “the sister song” from one of my favorite books-turned-film, The Color Purple, jumps to mind when I think of Amber and Jasmine Baulder because they are the sisters [...]


Kansas City Film Community COVID-19 Resources

Regional & National Coronavirus Updates Visit KC – Coronavirus Updates Updates concerning the Kansas City area and the business community. City of Kansas City, Missouri Latest updates [...]