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  • Winners Announced For 2015 California On Location Awards

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    The stage at the Beverly Hilton hotel was buoyant with brass players and drummers. There upbeat salsa rhythms filled the air as attendees packed the ballroom preparing to recognize the winners of the 2015 California On Location Awards, otherwise known as COLAs. Presented by FLICS: Film Liaisons of California State-wide, the COLAs are an annual…

     

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  • “Criminal Minds” Big Winner At 2014 COLAs

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    A large crowd – perhaps the largest in the show’s history – gathered for the 20th annual California On Location Awards (COLA) held at platinum sponsor The Beverly Hilton’s facility. While old friends reconnected and the elite members of California’s location management, scouting and permitting service happily congratulated this year’s nominees, the affects of run-away…

     

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  • Film Comissions Highlight California Locations/Crew

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     It was not surprising to see members of the California Film Commission in attendance at the recent California On Location Awards, or COLAs.  The key sponsor of the event, FLICS, or Film Liaisons in California Statewide, may be less familiar to individuals outside of location scouting, but their role in the evening’s program and retaining…

     

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