CREATE A FILM FOR THE 2019 NFMLA ON LOCATION: LOS ANGELES VIDEO PROJECT
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) is thrilled to invite you to create a short film for the 2019 On Location film competition! Tell us your story in a narrative, documentary, commercial or animation format that positively highlights Los Angeles to the rest of the world. Create original, branded entertainment with Los Angeles as the experience. These short films will celebrate our fabulous City of LA and answer the question “What is your LA?”
This competition is an excellent opportunity for you to showcase your filmmaking skills and promises to highlight finalist entries with over a million views, a red carpet premiere screening event at Sunset Studios in Hollywood with 750+ attendees, a celebrity judging panel with press interviews, an after-party, and over $60,000 in prizes, including cash!
For this years On Location program, NFMLA has partnered with LA City Councilmember Bob Blumenfield, LA City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell, Sunset Studios, Cinelease, KTLA, The Central Hollywood Neighborhood Council, SAG-AFTRA, FilmLA, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, The California Film Commission, Alternative Camera Rentals, and HBO.
To learn more about creating a film, please visit http://www.nfmla.org/onlocation/
Join our friends at Manhattan Edit Workshop for their upcoming June 13th event, Sight, Sound & Story: Post Production Summit in NYC. Panels include the art and processes of editing documentary films and peak television, and a closing panel highlighting the career of feature film editor Mary Jo Markey, ACE with author and film historian Bobbie O’Steen. The summit culminates in a gala reception and networking session for guests, panelists, and vendors.
Anatomy of a Scene: Deconstructing Documentary Films
Moderator: Moderator: Jeremy Workman (Magical Universe, The World Before Your Feet)
Speakers: Carla Gutierrez, ACE (RBG, La Corona, Chavela) & Jean Tsien, ACE (Scottsboro: An American Tragedy, Dixie Chicks: Shut Up & Sing)
TV is the New Black: Television’s Cinematic Revolution
Moderator: Gordon Burkell (AOTG.com)
Speakers: Kate Sanford, ACE (The Marvelous Ms. Maisel, The Deuce, The Wire) & Leo Trombetta, ACE (13 Reasons Why, True Detective, Mad Men)
“Inside the Cutting Room with Bobbie O’Steen”: A Conversation with Mary Jo Markey, ACE
Moderator: Bobbie O’Steen “Cut to the Chase,” “The Invisible Cut”
Speaker: Mary Jo Markey, ACE (Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Star Trek, Mission Impossible III, Charlie’s Angels)
The Speaker series will conclude with a networking/tech party including hors-d’oeuvres and beverages sponsored by American Cinema Editors. Sponsors this year so far include Zeiss, Boris, Editstock, American Cinema Editors, and Shutterstock.
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