Year-round access to online and in-person workshops
Drop in to any of our online or in-person workshops throughout the year.
* Monthly workshops online or live in San Francisco.
* All levels of experience encouraged to join.
Workshops taught throughout the year in single workshops or part of a series:
* Casting in the Bay
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.
* Funding Your Film Project
Wondering if you should crowdfund or go the traditional route? How to build a successful crowdfunding campaign and more.
* Pitching Your Film
This workshop covers creating
* Start a Production Company
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.
* Producer Series
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.
* Filmmaker Series
Two day course in camera basics, lighting basics, media management, stylized lighting and on-set etiquette.
* Freelance Series
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.
* Audition Series
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.
* Actor Series
A 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.
* Business Series
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.
* Get on Set and Stay on Set
This workshop covers local job boards, how to create a lasting impression, networking techniques, marketing materials, thinking like a business and more.
Various locations in San Francisco, CA
Online (links get sent out 2 days prior to event)
Membership also includes:
* Free access to quarterly mixers.
* Exclusive Discounts on all events and screenings.
* Free submission code to submit your short film to our 6th annual Pictoclik Film Festival.
One-time payment: Early Bird Price $250 for 12 month membership Buy Now** | Reg Price $400
**30 day money back guarantee. No refunds after 30 days of membership.