An afternoon of insights from behind the scenes.
Learn from and network with emerging and professional artists from all areas of the industry. Actors, producers, directors and content creators will all be under one roof to talk about the world of filmmaking, festivals and beyond.
Join us at the stunning the Robert McLaughlin Gallery to learn and to be inspired. To compliment the film screenings taking place at other venues, this location will engage film enthusiasts and creators by offering a slate of talks and workshops by industry insiders.
Panel #1 | Host: Carla Sinclair | 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
Emerging Filmmakers & Artists
This workshop is for young and emerging filmmakers/artists who will make up the panel, that will discuss breaking into the industry, bringing life to their performances and encouraging audience members to continue pursuing their dreams of making it in the industry. This workshop will not only start an engaging discussion, but also encourage and inspire visual artists to follow their dreams and aspirations.
Workshop | Host: Kris Haynes from Maddox Media | 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm
Film Equipment Demo
Kris Haynes will demo his slow motion Sony FS5 camera, motorized RhinoSlider and compare tungsten vs. LED lighting. Participants will receive hands on education from a local filmmaker.
Panel #2 | Host: Stephanie Herrerra | 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Maintaining Your Films Momentum
Come hear from professionals on how to showcase your festival success to your advantage, learn about packaging for distribution, funding ideas, and what avenues exist for you to work towards selling your film, no matter if it's a short or full length feature.
Networking | 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm