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Tribeca Festival Event Draws Star Power for Local Film

Actor-musician Sting and his wife, Trudie, (pictured right) were among the stars at the St. Pete/Clearwater Film Commission’s reception at NYC’s Tribeca Film Festival last weekend to promote the premiere of Sunlight Jr. The independent film, which was shot and … Continue reading

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Will There Be A Dolphin Tale 2?

Find out what’s next for “Winter” the dolphin and whether or not she will have a swan song on the big screen as Clearwater Marine Aquarium director David Yates shares it all with CVBeat. Fame for Winter the Dolphin isn’t … Continue reading

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‘Spring Breakers’ Flick Now Filming in the Area

Spring Break in St. Pete/Clearwater is about to get its close-up. The area has once again caught the attention of the film industry, with the shooting of the movie “Spring Breakers,” currently ongoing at locations throughout the destination. The project … Continue reading

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VSPC, Winter Push Film Florida in London

Just one day after the DVD release of “Dolphin Tale” in the United Kingdom, the film’s star—Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s Winter the Dolphin—was front and center at The Production Show (TPS) in London. The bottlenose starlet was the focus of St. … Continue reading

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Film Biz Boosting Local Economy

When Dolphin Tale shot to the top of the box office, it put the St. Pete/Clearwater area on display to millions of viewers. But the film starring Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s Winter the Dolphin is one of several movies to film … Continue reading

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VSPC Casting Call Finds Fresh Talent

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater held a successful casting call Nov. 3-4 for a new marketing video that will be produced over the next couple of months. Some 140 people showed up to the event, held at the St. Petersburg Marriott Clearwater, … Continue reading

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Film Commission Showcases Area Hot Spots

Countless commercials, infomercials, television shows and films—including one of the country‚Äôs top movies, Dolphin Tale—have been filmed in the St. Pete/Clearwater area. One way the St. Petersburg/Clearwater Film Commission helps keep the area top of mind among film makers is … Continue reading

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