In addition to a brief update from the New Hampshire Film and Television Office, the roundtable discussion focused on state filmmaking incentives and included a feedback session on how the film office could better serve
The event was held in the Levenson Room of the Portsmouth Public Library. Mary Ann List, the director of the library, was on hand to showcase the room to members of the industry as a potential screening venue for their own works. This community meeting room has video projection capabilities and regularly hosts a film screening series.
“These roundtables are a great opportunity for
Matthew Newton, Film Specialist managing the New Hampshire Film and Television Office agrees. “It’s an exciting time for film in
The New Hampshire Filmmaker Roundtable is a lunch-hour gathering of the state's film industry professionals, amateurs and students held quarterly throughout the year.
The New Hampshire Film and Television Office, as part of the New Hampshire Department of Cultural Resources, works to expand business activity and employment throughout the state by acting as a liaison between the film industry and an established network of government agencies, the state’s film industry workforce, and local property owners. The office is responsible for location assistance, public relations, and general production support in an effort to broaden the cultural and economic impact of film and television production in the state. For more information about film and television production in New Hampshire, call (603) 271-2220 or visit www.nh.gov/film.