• MAYOR BLOOMBERG HELPS OPEN FIVE SOUNDSTAGES IN NEW YORK CITY

    March 26, 2012

    The Hollywood Reporter – New York City’s Steiner Studios has five new soundstages — now open for business.

    Mayor Michael Bloomberg helped celebrate the opening on Monday in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, where he also announced new initiatives to add more jobs in the entertainment industry.

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  • TAX INCENTIVES BOOST NY FILMING

    April 21, 2009

    Variety – Pat Kaufman is breathing a sigh of relief. The woman who heads of the New York Governor’s Office of Motion Picture and Television Development is already seeing dramatic results from the state’s recent renewal of its tax incentive program for filming, with $350 million added to the coffers after the state blew through its $480 million cap — which was supposed to last five years — in less than 10 months.

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  • FILM TAX CREDIT & THE CITY

    April 6, 2009

    Daily News – The state has pumped $350million into the budget to resupply a successful tax credit for film and TV production – but the cash influx has gotten mixed reviews from the industry. Despite having to address a $16.2 billion budget gap, Gov. Paterson and legislative leaders found the cash to re-up the tax credits, which have spawned $2.5 billion in new business since they hit the books in 2005.

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  • N.Y. FILM, TV INDUSTRY MAKING TAX CREDIT APPEAL

    March 9, 2009

    The Hollywood Reporter – Members of the New York film and TV sector are planning to raise further awareness and lock up lawmaker support in Albany on Wednesday for new funding for the state’s production tax credits. Unions, such as the Teamsters, along with the NY Production Alliance and its members will press for inclusion of funds in the state budget outlines that are expected from the State Assembly and Senate any time now.

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  • EIN FILMSTUDIO IST WIE EIN HOTEL

    August 11, 2008

    Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung – Diskretion gehort fur Douglas Steiner zum Beruf, Andernfalls wurde er mit Superstars wie Madonna nicht ins Geschaft kommen. Die Sangerin ist an diesem Nachmittag in den Steiner Filmstudios im New Yorker Stadtteil Brooklyn und probt fur ihre Welttournee, die in ein paar Wochen in Cardiff beginnen wird.

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