The latest from Florida’s film and entertainment industry:
Feature Film: ‘The One and Only Ivan’
Partially filmed in Lakeland, ‘The One and Only Ivan’ tells the tale of a silverback gorilla who learns about the beauty of friendship and the significance of the place one calls home.
Feature Series: ‘The Right Stuff’
Filmed and based in Central Florida, ‘The Right Stuff’ follows seven test pilots at the dawn of the U.S. space program as they train to become astronauts.
Location spotlight: Palm Beach County
This month’s location spotlight is Palm Beach County! Part conservation area, part ocean view, part bustling cities, this county showcases Florida’s amazing variety. #FilmInFlorida
Miami-filmed short “Endure the Suck”
Check out this trailer for Miami-filmed short “Endure the Suck” about two two disabled military veterans who take a sailing trip together in Biscayne Bay.
Feature Film: “Waves”
From the studio that brought us “Moonlight,” “Waves” follows a South Florida family as they navigate love, loss and forgiveness. The film was shot entirely in Florida and was written and directed by Trey Edward Shults and stars Kelvin Harrison, Jr., Lucas Hedges, Taylor Russell, Alexa Demie, with Renée Elise Goldsberry and Sterling K. Brown.
OWN series: “David Makes Man”
“David Makes Man” is an Oprah Winfrey Network series shot in Florida and written by “Moonlight” writer and Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney. Now on OWN!