Kick off the New Year

Start the new year off doing what you love! Workshops designed for freelancers, emerging filmmakers and talent. Drop in for a workshop, or two, or series. Check out our in-person and online workshop lineup for the year.

January 2018

ONLINE Casting in the Bay
Monday January 8th 7pm-9pm pacific time
Looking to find more auditions? Casting in the Bay is a two hour intro overview on the local scene in the Bay Area. Discover local resources, find out who are the top Casting Directors and Agents, should you go union or stay non union, pros and cons, networking techniques and more. Buy Tickets

January/ February 2018

ONLINE Producer Series 
Dates: Mondays 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5  7pm-9:30pm pacific time
Join us in this 4-week immersive course and learn how to find scripts, attract crew and cast, budget your project, troubleshoot and logistics, find funding, new distribution techniques and the festival circuit. Buy Tickets

 

ONLINE Freelance Series 
Dates: Thursdays 1/18, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8  7pm-9:30pm pacific time
This step-by-step course will show you how to find jobs in the industry, get the right marketing materials, promote yourself online and network locally. A must for new graduates, those new to the industry and those looking for to take their hobbies to the next level in the entertainment industry. Buy Tickets

 

March 2018

ONLINE Funding Your Film Project
Date: Tuesday 3/27 7pm-9:30pm pacific time
Wondering if you should crowdfund or go the traditional route? How to build a successful crowdfunding campaign and more. Classes are small and cater to the level of the attendees. Buy Tickets

IN-PERSON Pitching Your Film
Date: Saturday 3/31 12pm-2pm pacific time (Downtown San Francisco CA)
This workshop covers creating marketing materials for your film, press kits, industry resources, websites and basic selling techniques. Buy Tickets

April 2018

IN-PERSON Get on Set and Stay on Set
Date: Saturday 4/21 12pm-4pm pacific time (Downtown San Francisco CA)
This workshop covers local job boards, how to create a lasting impression, networking techniques, marketing materials, thinking like a business and more. Buy Tickets

ONLINE Start a Production Company
Date: Thursday 4/26 7pm-9:30pm pacific time
Looking to start a production company? Learn what you need to start the business, how to grow your business and scale based off projects. This workshop is an overview of basic start up info, marketing techniques and resources, sales, art of networking and building through word of mouth and more. Buy Tickets

May 2018

ONLINE Producer Series 
Dates: Tuesdays 5/8, 5/15, 5/22, 5/29  7pm-9:30pm pacific time
Join us in this 4-week immersive course and learn how to find scripts, attract crew and cast, budget your project, troubleshoot and logistics, find funding, new distribution techniques and the festival circuit. Buy Tickets

 

June 2018

IN-PERSON Filmmaker Series
Dates: Sat 6/23 and Sun 6/24 12pm-4pm
Two day course in camera basics, lighting basics, media management, stylized lighting and on-set etiquette. Buy Tickets

 

 

July 2018

ONLINE Freelance Series 
Dates: Tuesday 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31  7pm-9:30pm pacific time
This step-by-step course will show you how to find jobs in the industry, get the right marketing materials, promote yourself online and network locally. A must for new graduates, those new to the industry and those looking for to take their hobbies to the next level in the entertainment industry. Buy Tickets

 

August 2018

IN-PERSON Audition Series
Dates: Sat 8/25 and Sun 8/26 12pm-4pm pacific time (Downtown San Francisco CA)
Two part intensive series includes finding jobs in the Bay Area, Audition 101, cold reads, age appropriate monologues, dressing for the part, headshot review, advanced audition techniques, reels and more. Buy Tickets

 

September 2018

IN-PERSON Actor Series
Dates: Saturdays 9/15 and 9/29 12pm- 4pm pacific time (Downtown San Francisco CA)
series of workshops focusing on selecting the right monologue, finding monologues, becoming a character, breaking down a character, vocal warm up exercises, comedy and movement, podcasts and YouTube channels. Buy Tickets

 

September/ October 2018

ONLINE Business Series
Dates: Tuesdays 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9 7pm-9:30pm pacific time
This four part series includes Freelancing vs Business, Starting a Production Company, Sales and Marketing techniques, Scaling and New Business Outreach. A must for freelancers and indie filmmakers looking to start a production company. Buy Tickets

 

November 2018

ONLINE Get on Set and Stay on Set
Date: Tuesday 11/6 7pm-9:30pm pacific time
This workshop covers local job boards, how to create a lasting impression, networking techniques, marketing materials, thinking like a business and more. Buy Tickets

December 2018

No workshops in December