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 – Cosmo Street Editorial

Often overlooked yet undeniably crucial in filmmaking, post production is the art of putting the pieces together. A group that’s all too familiar with this role is the team at Cosmo Street [...]


Kansas City FilmFest 2018 Round-Up

The 22nd annual Kansas City FilmFest was a success. The KC Film Office was once again proud to sponsor  Kansas City’s flagship festival. Filmmakers and festival-goers enjoyed five days full [...]


March Spotlight on Leah Warshawski | BIG SONIA

…audiences are responding to the positive messages within the film sort of like an “antidote” to the hate. They leave feeling like there might be just a little bit of hope for humanity. [...]


January Spotlight | MO and KS Connected Films at 2017 Sundance and Slamdance

People travel from every corner of the globe to be among the first to see what the festival’s curators have determined are the best independent narrative and documentary films, selected [...]


December Spotlight – SongHue

Music licensing for film is a relatively new way for the everyday musician to monetize their music in a substantial way. Though it has taken off on the coasts, we couldn’t find anyone in the [...]


October Spotlight: Michele Fatturi

MEET MICHELE FATTURI I have just returned from Brazil where I worked as Broadcast Venue Manager during both Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Each month we talk with an influential [...]


March Spotlight: Stephen Locke

Each  month we connect with an influential professional in the industry. This month our Spotlight is on Stephen Locke from Tempest Gallery. I’m a painter, photographer and filmmaker. Making [...]


Why a Local Film Incentive for Kansas City?

While at the at the AFCI Locations Trade Show in Los Angeles representing Kansas City and the state of Missouri, a screenwriter, let’s call him “Steve,” engaged us in a [...]


Kansas City Represents at Sundance and Slamdance

In Park City I almost literally ran into the legendary founder of Sundance Film Festival, Robert Redford. Lucky for him and especially for me, a bodyguard type gentleman threw a “mom style [...]