Film

Buffalo movie studio
Great Point Capital will develop this state of the art movie and tv studio in Buffalo
Tim Wenger
June 30, 2020 - 3:43 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo is again ready for its 'close-up' as another major development is underway that will continue to draw major film and television productions to the region. Great Point Capital Management Tuesday announced development of an impressive full-service film and television...
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North Park Theatre on Hertel Avenue promoting "Cineposium" 2020. November 11, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 11, 2019 - 12:30 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Some of the top executives in the world of film will convene in Buffalo next September for the global conference known as "Cineposium". The 44th annual Cineposium, run by the Association of Film Commissioners International, will bring film commissioners and industry leaders...
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Luke Skywalker
Associated Press
Richard Root
December 14, 2017 - 6:27 am
Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Well, Star Wars fans, the time has come. The Last Jedi opens tonight across the country. Do you have your tickets? This isn't like the release of The Force Awakens, which actually happened four days later than The Last Jedi in 2015. You couldn't find tickets to a showing normal...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - With details of what led to the deadly terror attack in New York City Tuesday, Western New York Congressman Chris Collins is on the record as saying these types of attacks are "all but impossible to stop." "At what point do we give up some kind of freedoms in the name of...
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July 23, 2017 - 7:28 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Actor William Fichtner is moving filming of his directorial debut from his native western New York to a college campus in the middle of the state. Officials at the State University of New York College at Cortland say Fichtner and his crew will be on campus Wednesday to...
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