This means that Louisiana now offers a 30 percent production incentive.
First local reaction: "I’m obviously thrilled. This has been a lot of work by a lot of folks," said Shreveport-based producer Lampton Enochs. "I think this means that we can now reach out to the studios and the independent producers and say that Louisiana is committed as ever to the film industry. … The state that so may people has turned to for successful filmmaking is right back there in the heat of competition."