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Film Division Press Releases

3/31/2005

CCT Film Division looking to expand location library
Hartford, CT) March 31, 2005 - Have you ever thought that your property could be the perfect setting for a film, TV show or TV commercial? The Film Division of the Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism invites property owners to list their properties with us for consideration as sets for film...Read More


3/3/2005

CONNECTICUT HOSTS SLATE OF FILM, TV PRODUCTIONS
Commission on Culture & Tourism Film Division Brings Significant Revenue to State. HARTFORD, CT - March 3, 2005 - Movie stars and an MTV entourage descended on Connecticut the past two weeks as the state continues to serve as a mainstay location for film producers and TV productions. 20th Century Fox wrapped location...Read More


1/19/2005

CONNECTICUT APPOINTS JOHN COURTMANCHE FILM DIVISION DIRECTOR
HARTFORD, CT) - January 19, 2005 - The Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism (CCT) has named Connecticut native John K. Courtmanche as Director of the Film Division. He reports directly to Jennifer Aniskovich, CCT Executive Director. "John brings tremendous knowledge about the film industry to his role," said Aniskovich. "He is...Read More


12/6/2004

MOVIE FILMING A SUCCESS FOR CONNECTICUT COMMISSION ON CULTURE AND TOURISM
Spielberg shoots scenes with Cruise for WAR OF THE WORLDS remake in Connecticut. Hartford, Conn., -December 6, 2004-Director Steven Spielberg brought actor Tom Cruise to the former Uniroyal chemical plant in Naugatuck this past weekend to film the climactic scenes of his $128 million version of H.G. Wells' sci-fi...Read More






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