A new proposal seeks to double the Illinois Film and TV production industry, while expanding opportunities for minorities seeking jobs in production
Under a new proposal pushed by the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, the Illinois Production Alliances and others, the Illinois Film and TV production business is expected to double to $1 billion a year. This proposal would also open the door to more job opportunities and better pay for Blacks and Latinos in film production.
Crain’s speaks with Quriosity Productions Executive Producer and Founder Qadree Holmes who shares his personal impact of having state backing to support Black Businesses. You can read more about the proposal here.