MONITORINGTHE ECONOMIC PULSE OF THE TRIAD
Industry association touts economic impact of film incentives
The filming of Marvel’s Iron Man 3 generated $179.8 million in spending and 2,043 jobs in North Carolina, the Motion Picture Association of American said in a new analysis released on Tuesday. The film received $20 million in support through state incentives, according to the industry association. The movie opens in theaters across the country on Friday.