Jane Minton

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2013

    Phyllis Kahn and Dean Urdahl want Minnesota to invest in the movie business

    In 1995, Hollywood shot nine feature films in Minnesota, spending $128 million on in-state production costs. By 2007, that number had dropped to a single film, and $7 million.On Wednesday afternoon, Rep. Phyllis Kahn (DFL-Minneapolis) and Rep. Dean Urdahl (R-Action Township), announced their plans ... More >>

  • News

    March 17, 2010

    Pawlenty planning to cut Hollywood incentive program

    The Convincer with Greg Kinnear filming in state right now

  • News

    August 29, 2007

    A Fight To Be Heard

    A rare disorder left him deaf, blind, and quadriplegic. Then the county took away his voice.

  • Movies

    February 15, 2006

    Revival Meeting

    Can rep cinema's old-time religion be resurrected in the soulless Netflix age?

  • News

    June 29, 2005

    Auteur of the Scenester

    With 'The Horrible Flowers,' indie filmmaker Eric Tretbar aims to prove he's still in bloom

  • Books

    September 4, 2002

    North by Northwest

    The Rolling River music and movies festival goes through a divorce

  • Movies

    April 4, 2001

    Print the Legend

    In 40 self-sacrificing years at the helm of the University Film Society, Al Milgrom has seen his reputation grow to mythic stature. How this grumpy old man might cope with turning over his life’s work is another story.