Film Las Cruces to Host “The Mule” Screening for Local Cast and Crew

Film Las Cruces will be hosting a special screening of Clint Eastwood’s new movie, The Mule, for local crew and background actors who worked on the production.  The screening will take place at 6:30PM on Tuesday Dec. 18th at Telshor 12 Theaters. Due to the limited number of seats for the screening, qualified cast and crew will [...]

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**Crew Call**

The non-profit organization, Young Women United, has recently green lit a feature film production scheduled to begin principle photography on May 12th, 2018 in Las Cruces, New Mexico. They are currently looking to fill the positions below.   Key Grip Grips Gaffer Best Boy Electric Costume Designer Hair & Make-Up Artist Camera PA Production Assistants [...]

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New Mexico Film Industry Career Development Tips

New Mexico Film Industry Career Development Tips (What career counselors don’t know about the film industry) By Stephen Osborn Initial steps: 1. As a New Mexico resident, you are already an appealing choice to film producers concerned about production costs.    If you are currently a resident of New Mexico, you are entitled to, and should [...]

By |March 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Mexico Film Industry Career Development Tips

Film Las Cruces Studios – Hiring

Studio Coordinator Position Hours: Part Time, Up to 10 hours a Week Pay: $20 an Hour Job Description: Film Las Cruces is looking for a Studio Coordinator to help manage the scheduling and logistics for the new Film Las Cruces Studios.  The Studio Coordinator will be the Film Las Cruces Studios point of contact with [...]

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Free Set Construction Workshop (March 1st-3rd)

Want to Learn Film Set Construction? SAVE THE DATE!     March 1-3 New Mexico’s largest film union, IATSE Local 480, Construction Coordinator Jim TwoCrow will be facilitating a workshop March 1-3 in Las Cruces. This three (3) day workshop will provide instruction on a hands on reassembly of three different production sets: Ballistic Missile Set Oval [...]

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Film Las Cruces Studios – Press Release

February 21, 2018 Contact: Film Las Cruces Board President, Jeff Steinborn, (575) 635-5615 Film Las Cruces, a non-profit organization working to grow the film industry in Doña Ana County, is opening a new film studio for film production and workforce training in Las Cruces.  At 74,000 square feet “Las Cruces Studios” will be able to [...]

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PRESS RELEASE: Borderlands Film Festival Headed to Las Cruces

The following excerpt is from a Las Cruces local, David Salcido: January 12, 2018 – As the film industry continues to expand in the great Southwest, meeting the multicultural needs of those who call the area home becomes a growing topic of conversation. Enter the Borderlands Film Festival, a multi-city celebration bringing the best in [...]

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**Casting Call** – Banging Lanie

Please send headshots to banginglaniecasting@gmail.com Independent film, Banging Lanie, now casting the following roles: 1) JORDAN WISER - MALE, 17-19, ALL ETHNICITIES, LEAD. Well-read and sensitive, Jordan is the first boy Lanie has ever had feelings for and is the focus of her attention throughout the film. *Must be comfortable with kissing and implied sexual [...]

By |January 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on **Casting Call** – Banging Lanie

NM Film Residency Certification Program

The State of New Mexico has recently created a streamlined process in regards to the residency verification of New Mexican residents seeking employment on a film or television production. As part of the New Mexico Film/TV Tax Rebate program, productions must verify the residency of all NM crew members to be eligible to receive a 25%-30% [...]

By |July 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NM Film Residency Certification Program

48HR Film Project

**Update August 2017: Our team of students won "Best Sound Design" for their short film, Bravo Romeo Oscar.**   The Las Cruces Film Office is sponsoring a team for the 2017 International 48 Hour Film Project. Our crew will be comprised entirely of college students from two of our city's film programs, the Creative Media [...]

By |July 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 48HR Film Project